Intelligence gathering is key to fighting terrorism
- INTELLIGENCE CRISIS. Treverton, Gregory F. // Government Executive;Nov2001, Vol. 33 Issue 14, p18
Focuses on the reshaping of old sources and methods in the intelligence resource of the federal government in the United States. Impact of the September 11 terrorist attack on the revamping of national security issues; Threat of terrorism; Needs for the conduction of espionage to destroy terrorism.
- THE TERRORIST HUNTER AND HIS WATCHDOG. Gorman, Siobhan // National Journal;9/28/2002, Vol. 34 Issue 39, p2820
Focuses on various issues related to antiterrorism efforts and intelligence surveillance in the U.S. Reasons for the effort of Senator Patrick Leahy to push the passage of the Patriot Act in the U.S.; Provisions of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978; Information on the Foreign...
- Smarter Intelligence. Deutch, John; Smith, Jeffrey H. // Foreign Policy;Jan/Feb2002, Issue 128, p64
Evaluates the United States (U.S.) counterterrorism intelligence. Effect of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on U.S. counterterrorism intelligence; Description of the intelligence agencies in the U.S.; Actions taken by the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation and the U.S. Central...
- A matter of ethics for cloak-and-dagger set. McLaughlin, Abraham // Christian Science Monitor;10/5/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 219, p2
Looks at the tactical and ethical questions facing the United States as its intelligence agencies increase efforts to infiltrate and destroy global terror networks.
- Reflections on 10 Years of Counterterrorism Analysis. Builta, Jeffrey A.; Heller, Eric N. // Studies in Intelligence;Sep2011, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p1
The article focuses on the role of intelligence service in the bureaucracy of counterterrorism (CT) community and intelligence community (IC) in the U.S. It discusses some of the best practices learned from the previous years of terrorism attacks or attempted attacks which requires another level...
- Security Check. Insana, Ron; Cherkasky, Mike // Money;Jan2002, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p49
Interviews Kroll Group chief executive Mike Cherkasky, who is viewed as an authority on the subject of intelligence operations. His view that the United States must do more to protect citizens in the wake of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks; His opinion that the attacks represent an...
- MISSED MESSAGES. Hersh, Seymour M. // New Yorker;6/3/2002, Vol. 78 Issue 14, p40
Focuses on the failure of the U.S. intelligence agencies to detect possible terrorist attacks. Programs of the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on intelligence access; Concern on the prevalence of identity theft; Views of Federal Bureau of Investigation officials on the failure.
- An Antidote for Our New World Disorder. Mellow, Gail O. // Community College Week;11/12/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p4
Suggests the use of foreign students in the United States for the country's intelligence operations against terrorists. Importance of direct human involvement in intelligence gathering; Role of community colleges in homeland defense; Significance of establishing a human intelligence network in...
- LETTING THE CAT OUT OF THE BAG. Irvine, Reed // Human Events;9/24/2001, Vol. 57 Issue 35, p17
Comments on the lack of effort from United States (U.S.) intelligence agencies to prevent the possibility of terrorist attacks on the country such as the September 11, 2001 attacks. Information on the terrorist plot discovered by the Philippine government in 1995; Things that the U.S....