Friday, April 15, 2011

Intelligence Worldwide. CIA, Pentagon, Israel, France Afghanistan, Anti-Hacker Project And More.

Intelligence’s military role grows under Obama
When he moved into the White House in 2009, Barak Obama set out to limit the role of the intelligence services in U.S. military operations. But in practice he has done the exact opposite. The CIA and the Pentagon’s paramilitary units are active on all fronts, in Pakistan, Yemen and Libya, backing up standard military operations. This shift has profoundly changed the balance of power in the U.S. intelligence community...

Sarkozy’s doublespeak on Israel
Nicolas Sarkozy agrees with the notion of Israel as a Jewish state in private, but in public he will never deviate from France’s official support of Israel as “two nations for two peoples”, according to a 2009 U.S. diplomatic cable from the U.S. embassy in Paris...

Netanyahu’s Orthodox choice
The new head of the Shabak, Israel’s internal intelligence service, is a devout Orthodox Jew, prompting concern that the agency will be soft on extremist Jewish groups...

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