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New Book Says C.I.A. Official in Benghazi Held Up Rescue


CAIRO — Five commandos guarding the C.I.A. base in Benghazi, Libya, in September 2012 say that the C.I.A. station chief stopped them from interceding in time to save the lives of Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and an American technician during

Macedonian hackers attack several websites of Albanian govt


Macedonian hackers have attacked several websites of the Albanian government in retaliation to a Macedonian flag set on fire at a football match in Tirana, the Macedonian news website Netpress reported. The Macedonian hacker group, Macedonian Security Crew, said that

The Great Game. The Myth and Reality of Espionage


  In his book Frederick Hitz compares the exploits of fictional spies, such as Le Carre’s George Smiley, to real-life secret agents. Hitz is a former CIA operations officer, and also served as the CIA’s inspector general. The book is