TITLE

STATE DEPARTMENT: Challenges Facing the Bureau of Diplomatic Security

AUTHOR(S)
Ford, Jesus T.
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
GAO Reports;12/9/2009, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the testimony of Jess T. Ford, director of international affairs and trade of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), before the Senate on the issues encountered by the Bureau of Diplomatic Security. Ford admits that one challenge of the bureau concerns the maintenance of missions in Iraq and other dangerous locations. He also points out that ensuring safety to staff in Iraq is one of the bureau's greatest problems.
ACCESSION #
47027871

 

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