TITLE

"Is U.S. Intelligence Health in the Wrong Direction?"

AUTHOR(S)
Mazzafro, Joseph M
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Feb2005, Vol. 131 Issue 2, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the views of the author on a paper previously published in the journal. The failure of the intelligence community to warn the U.S. about the fall of the Soviet Union, the dangers posed by al Qaeda and its misread of Iraq's weapons of mass destruction capabilities is the result of no one being responsible or accountable for intelligence community performance. A director of national intelligence acting as a chief executive officer over the 15 member agencies of the intelligence community should at a minimum be able to improve efficiency by forcing a synergy of resources and hopefully intelligence among community members.
ACCESSION #
15938820

 

Related Articles

  • FBI: Arms ring in Philadelphia sought to export weapons to Syria; Morocco shakes up intel organization to address W. Sahara, Al Qaida; Hizbullah's military wing charges civilian leadership with corruption.  // Geo-Strategy Direct;12/9/2009, p2 

    The article offers world news briefs related to terrorism. The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has arrested 10 people many of them Lebanese emigrants on charges of conspiring to export weapons from Philadelphia to the Syrian port of Latakia. Morocco is restructuring its intelligence...

  • DPM'S DIARY.  // Computer Weekly;9/6/2005, p60 

    Presents the article author C.P. Bound's narration about the terrorist organization Al-Qaeda using respectable British consultancy companies to pass secret messages via their documents. Guidance warning about the use of white-out text; Claim that he has put various internal Bogcaster mechanisms...

  • THE IMPACT OF THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER ON AN ORGANIZATION DEVELOPMENT EFFORT. Boss, R. Wayne // Southern Review of Public Administration;Sep80, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p190 

    Illustrates the impact of chief executive officer on a major organizational change effort in a public agency. Instruments used to measure the effectiveness of the interventions in both organizational development projects; Nature of group performance and group interaction in an organizational...

  • Al Qaida's hit list: Gulf states at the top, particularly Kuwait and its 15,000 U.S. soldiers.  // Geo-Strategy Direct;3/7/2007, p4 

    The article reports that Gulf diplomats said Arab intelligence agencies have warned of an Al Qaida threat to the Gulf and Middle East region. The diplomats said Al Qaida operatives have been discussing attack plans with agents in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia. They said the agencies, in a session held...

  • Indian intelligence cites Al Qaida 'presence' in Nepal.  // Geo-Strategy Direct;4/26/2006, p12 

    The article reports on the presence of terrorist group Al Qaida in Nepal, according to intelligence service of India. A report in the April 15, 2006 issue of Indian newspaper Pioneer warned of concerns that terrorists could take against India. The report said Al Qaida terrorists fled Afghanistan...

  • Tunisia dismantles another Al Qaida terror cell near Algeria.  // Geo-Strategy Direct;1/9/2013, p8 

    The article reports that the security forces of Tunisia has arrested 16 peoples by suspecting them as the helpers of Al Qaida Organization in Maghreb, North Africa. It states that people were arrested from Jendouba and Kasserine, located near the border of Algeria. It further informs about...

  • How to Stay One Step Ahead. Suskind, Ron // Time International (South Pacific Edition);8/21/2006, Issue 33, p64 

    This article discusses the tactics of terrorists or jihadists in spreading global terrorism and ways for authorities to prevent it. Authorities are making efforts to investigate the link of suspected terrorists to al-Qaeda's leaders. Terrorists are patient in planning attacks, which took several...

  • U.S. ties Syrian intelligence to Al Qaida network in Iraq.  // Geo-Strategy Direct;10/10/2007, p11 

    The article reports on the claims of the U.S. military that Syrian intelligence has relayed funding and support to Al Qaida cells in Iraq. Evidence has come from captured Al Qaida operatives who entered Iraq from Syria. On September 3, 2007, Iraqi and U.S. forces dismantled an Al Qaida cell in...

  • Geostrategy-Direct - U.S. intel: Al Qaida for the Arabian Peninsula has network in U.S.; Egypt sees Iran, Hamas behind terror network in Sinai - September 22, 2010.  // Geo-Strategy Direct;9/22/2010, p4 

    The article reports on the statement made by a U.S. intelligence community which revealed that Al Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula has already established a network in the country. It mentions that a report relates that Al Qaida and its Pakistani, Somali, and Yemeni allies have built a terrorist...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics