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Suspicious of Iraq’s CIA-funded national intelligence agency, members of the Iraqi government have erected a "shadow" secret service that critics say is driven by a Shiite Muslim agenda and has left the country with dueling spy agencies. [...] "He has…

Dots, Connected

My TW colleague Steve points out this money shot: from Austria, through Iran, into Iraq – nothing but net. Good enough for your Mr. Froomkin? PS: Captain Ed also makes the connection.

Cuts Like a (Occam’s) Razor

Were we talking about any other two countries, under any other circumstances, the story covered by Eli Lake today wouldn’t be an issue: As America’s generals prepare for an increase in troops in Iraq, the American intelligence community has been…