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A Street Fight [How the CIA is getting back in the game in Afghanistan and beyond
| 4-29-02 Issue
| By Evan Thomas
Posted on 04/24/2002 5:54:54 AM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer
Edited on 09/03/2002 4:50:21 AM PDT by Jim Robinson.
April 29 issue — Parachuting supplies to CIA operatives working behind enemy lines is a tricky business, even in an age of Global Positioning Systems and spy-in-the-sky satellites.
SUPPLIES MEANT FOR the Alpha or Bravo team sometimes land on the Echo or Foxtrot team. Last fall one frustrated spook, hiding at a secret drop zone near Kandahar, sent this coded message to his handlers: “waited three hours through all possible windows: only one airplane passed and kicked off one bundle: some bags of beans and rice ... and two bags of horse feed rpt horse feed. we do not have ...
(Excerpt) Read more at msnbc.com ...
TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Extended News; Foreign Affairs; Government; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: bush; cia; espionagelist; southasialist; tenet
the cia is an arm of the clinton shadow goverment. the cia should be purged.
posted on 04/24/2002 6:38:34 AM PDT
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this was a good read
posted on 04/24/2002 7:49:06 AM PDT
posted on 04/24/2002 8:06:23 AM PDT
Agreed. Surprising this was from Newsweek and it was as pro-US as it was.
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