Keeping Grip on Shi’ites and Oil
Saudi Arabian king Abdallah has just been secretly handed a detailed report he commissioned on how Aramco functions in its job of managing the kingdom’s oil resources. [...]
The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) was the successor to the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) after the Second World War. Its heyday was during the Cold War. CIA considers itself as the senior intelligence service among the US Intelligence Community. Before the establishment of the Defense Clandestine Service (DCS), it was the only agency able to carry out clandestine operations, through its National Clandestine Service (NCS).
Looking ceaselessly for new missions since the collapse of the Soviet Union, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization is seeking to involve itself in securing energy supplies. The initiative has won applause from neo-conservative circles in the United States but also [...]
Candidate for the top job at the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) starting from next January, lieutenant-general Wallace Gregson has been hammering away at the U.S. administration's anti-terrorism policy for long months. Commander of the US Marine Corps in the Pacific [...]