No More Secrets

Author: Hamilton Bean
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313391556
Format: PDF, ePub
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This in-depth analysis shows how the high stakes contest surrounding open source information is forcing significant reform within the U.S. intelligence community, the homeland security sector, and among citizen activists. * Critique and commentary from intelligence officials and analysts regarding open source reforms within the intelligence community and homeland security sector * Three interrelated case studies through which post-9/11 U.S. intelligence reform is analyzed and critiqued * Examples of collateral, including official and unofficial photos, from the 2007 and 2008 Open Source Conferences sponsored by the Director of National Intelligence * A timeline of key open source developments, including the establishment of associated commissions and changes in organizational structures, policies, and cultures * Appendices containing excerpts of key open source legislation and policy documents * A bibliography of open source-related scholarship and commentary

Air Power in UN Operations

Author: A. Walter Dorn
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317183401
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Air power for warfighting is a story that's been told many times. Air power for peacekeeping and UN enforcement is a story that desperately needs to be told. For the first-time, this volume covers the fascinating range of aerial peace functions. In rich detail it describes: aircraft transporting vital supplies to UN peacekeepers and massive amounts of humanitarian aid to war-affected populations; aircraft serving as the 'eyes in sky' to keep watch for the world organization; and combat aircraft enforcing the peace. Rich poignant case studies illuminate the past and present use of UN air power, pointing the way for the future. This book impressively fills the large gap in the current literature on peace operations, on the United Nations and on air power generally.

Open Source Intelligence in the Twenty First Century

Author: C. Hobbs
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137353325
Format: PDF, Docs
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This edited book provides an insight into the new approaches, challenges and opportunities that characterise open source intelligence (OSINT) at the beginning of the twenty-first century. It does so by considering the impacts of OSINT on three important contemporary security issues: nuclear proliferation, humanitarian crises and terrorism.

Historical Dictionary of United States Intelligence

Author: Michael A. Turner
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0810878909
Format: PDF
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This second edition covers the history of United States intelligence, and includes several key features: Chronology Introductory essay Appendixes Bibliography Over 600 cross-referenced entries on key events, issues, people, operations, laws, regulations

Essentials of Strategic Intelligence

Author: Loch K. Johnson
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440832285
Format: PDF
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A highly valuable resource for students of intelligence studies, strategy and security, and foreign policy, this volume provides readers with an accessible and comprehensive exploration of U.S. espionage activities that addresses both the practical and ethical implications that attend the art and science of spying. • Provides a comprehensive, up-to-date examination of all aspects of intelligence by experts in the field, from collection-and-analysis and counterintelligence to covert action and accountability • Probes into how the United States' intelligence agencies attempt to protect the nation from cyberattacks by foreign nations and terrorist groups—and documents the successes and failures • Documents the involvement of the National Security Agency (NSA) in bulk "metadata" collection of information on the telephone records and social media communications of American citizens • Examines the effects that have resulted from major leaks in the U.S. government, from Wikileaks to the NSA Snowden leaks

Eine kurze Geschichte der Menschheit

Author: Yuval Noah Harari
Publisher: DVA
ISBN: 364110498X
Format: PDF
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Krone der Schöpfung? Vor 100 000 Jahren war der Homo sapiens noch ein unbedeutendes Tier, das unauffällig in einem abgelegenen Winkel des afrikanischen Kontinents lebte. Unsere Vorfahren teilten sich den Planeten mit mindestens fünf weiteren menschlichen Spezies, und die Rolle, die sie im Ökosystem spielten, war nicht größer als die von Gorillas, Libellen oder Quallen. Vor 70 000 Jahren dann vollzog sich ein mysteriöser und rascher Wandel mit dem Homo sapiens, und es war vor allem die Beschaffenheit seines Gehirns, die ihn zum Herren des Planeten und zum Schrecken des Ökosystems werden ließ. Bis heute hat sich diese Vorherrschaft stetig zugespitzt: Der Mensch hat die Fähigkeit zu schöpferischem und zu zerstörerischem Handeln wie kein anderes Lebewesen. Anschaulich, unterhaltsam und stellenweise hochkomisch zeichnet Yuval Harari die Geschichte des Menschen nach und zeigt alle großen, aber auch alle ambivalenten Momente unserer Menschwerdung.

Secret Intelligence Service MI6

Author: Heinz Duthel
Publisher: neobooks
ISBN: 3742739530
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Secret Intelligence Service Margaret Thatcher Counterintelligence Intelligence agency Coup d'état Espionage Counter-terrorism Government of the United Kingdom Signals intelligence Cryptanalysis Intelligence assessment National security Defense (military) Intelligence analysis Crisis management Military operation plan Military operation Assassination Arms trafficking Propaganda List of intelligence agencies Coordinación de Informaciones de Estado On Her Majesty's Secret Service (novel) Vauxhall Her Majesty's Civil Service Prime Minister of the United Kingdom William Melville Directorate of Military Intelligence Intelligence Services Act 1994 Government Communications Headquarters Interception of Communications Act 1985 Middle East September 11 attacks Richard Dearlove John Scarlett Joint Intelligence Committee (United Kingdom) Hutton Inquiry Colin Murray Licence to kill (concept) John Sawers War on Terror Torture Extraordinary rendition by the United States Craig Murray SIS Building GoldenEye The World Is Not Enough Die Another Day Foreign and Commonwealth Office RPG-22 Anti-tank warfare Metropolitan Police Service Real Irish Republican Army Mansfield Smith-Cumming Hugh Sinclair Stewart Menzies John Alexander Sinclair Dick White John Rennie (MI6 officer) Maurice Oldfield Dick Franks Colin Figures Christopher Curwen Colin McColl David Spedding Charles Cumming Richard Tomlinson Graham Greene John le Carré Ian Fleming Ralph Izzard Krystyna Skarbek Paul Dukes Sidney Reilly James Bond Horst Kopkow Valentine Vivian Kim Philby Donald Maclean (spy) Guy Burgess Anthony Blunt John Cairncross Death of Gareth Williams MI5 Security agency Defence Intelligence Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Intelligence Services Commissioner Investigatory Powers Tribunal Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 Data Protection Act 1998 Freedom of Information Act 2000 Jonathan Evans (MI5 officer) Eliza Manningham-Buller Irish War of Independence Provisional Irish Republican Army Central Intelligence Agency Guantanamo Bay detention camp Director General of MI5 Agency overview Formed 1909 (as the Secret Service Bureau) Jurisdiction Government of the United Kingdom Headquarters Vauxhall Cross, LondonMinister responsible The Rt Hon. William Hague MP, Foreign SecretaryAgency executive Sir John Sawers KCMG, The Chief of SIS Website [] The Secret Intelligence Service (SIS) is responsible for supplying the British Government with foreign intelligence. Alongside the internal Security Service (MI5), the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) and the Defence Intelligence (DI), it operates under the formal direction of the Joint Intelligence Committee (JIC).


Author: Christopher M. Andrew
ISBN: 9783570062647
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Umfassende Darstellung der Geschichte des sowjetischen Geheimdienstes und seiner Auslandsoperationen seit Lenin.