Book Discussion on Chasing Shadows

Fred Burton, former deputy chief of the Counterterrorism Division of the State Department’s Diplomatic Security Service, talked about… read more

Fred Burton, former deputy chief of the Counterterrorism Division of the State Department’s Diplomatic Security Service, talked about the assassination of his neighbor, Israeli assistant air attache Josef Alon, in 1973 (when Burton was 16). After a lengthy investigation by U.S. and Israeli authorities the case went cold, but was reopened by Mr. Burton in 1986 when he was at the State Department. This book launch event at noon on April 12, 2011, was at the International Spy Museum in Washington, D.C. He responded to questions from members of the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Fred Burton Deputy Chief (Former) U.S. Diplomatic Security Service->Counterterrorism Division
  • Mark Stout Historian International Spy Museum

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Book Discussion on Chasing Shadows

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 8, 2011
Last Aired:
Jun 12, 2011

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  • May 08, 2011 | 5:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 09, 2011 | 2:14am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 29, 2011 | 3:48am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 12, 2011 | 4:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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