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Dark Side Last Updated: Dec 18, 2014 - 11:34:07 AM


Dark Side
The Intelligence Blunder of the Decade
Cuba and the U.S. spent a year and a half secretly negotiating the normalization in their diplomatic relations through a Canadian back-channel. A year. And a half.

Dec 18, 2014 - 11:32:56 AM

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Erdogan Showing His True, Authoritarian Colors
Early on the morning of Dec. 14, while waiting at an Istanbul airport for my flight to Amsterdam, my phone rang.

Dec 18, 2014 - 11:25:14 AM

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In the Darkness of Dick Cheney
A review of: In My Time: A Personal and Political Memoir, by Dick Cheney, with Liz Cheney,Threshold
Heart: An American Medical Odyssey,by Dick Cheney and Jonathan Reiner, MD, with Liz Cheney. Scribner

If you’re a man of principle, compromise is a bit of a dirty word.
—Dick Cheney, 2013

Dec 17, 2014 - 11:57:03 AM

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All Eyes on Greece as Presidential Elections Begin
BRUSSELS - Greek parliamentarians are gathering on Wednesday (17 December) for a first attempt to elect the country's president, with EU officials concerned about the prospect of early parliamentary elections and a possible sweep to power of the far-left Syriza party.

Dec 17, 2014 - 11:52:30 AM

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ISIS Posts a New Forward Command Group to Egyptian Sinai - at Israeli Back Door
A group of at least ten ISIS operations and intelligence officers, led by a senior commander, has arrived in Sinai and taken charge of the local Ansar Beit al-Maqdas jihadis, thereby opening up a dangerous new front against Egypt and Israel, in proximity to the Suez Canal, the Gaza Strip and the West Bank, debkafile’s exclusive counter-terror sources report.

Dec 16, 2014 - 10:20:25 AM

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