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Turkey Telling on Israeli Mossad Agents: No Loyalties in the Intelligence Cesspool

Haggai Carmon | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Haggai Carmon

Did Turkey give Iran the names of Israeli Mossad agents allegedly operating in Turkey? If true -- and the public is unlikely to find out any time soon -- then Turkey breached one of fundamental unwritten rules of ethics in the lawless no-rules game of espionage.

The Shadowy Empire

Rep. Earl Blumenauer | Posted 08.11.2013 | Politics
Rep. Earl Blumenauer

The surrounding media attention, and the admission by a private security contractor that he had leaked the private information, has obscured another disturbing story about information disclosure that would have been headline news in Washington under different circumstances.

Tunisia Eyes Its Cops and Spies

Joseph Braude | Posted 12.18.2012 | World
Joseph Braude

Today in Tunisia and Egypt, most of the people who staff the police and intelligence services are holdovers from the deposed regime -- while some of the very Islamists whom they were trained to undermine hold the reins of power.

"Pretty Blonde Spies" May Be A Threat, Warns European Union

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The European Commission says it is being targeted increasingly by spies, who may include a "pretty trainee with long legs and blonde hair". The warni...