U.S. Intelligence on Iraq
The committee heard testimony from the Director of Central Intelligence on the situation in the Persian Gulf and the Middle East. He… read more
The committee heard testimony from the Director of Central Intelligence on the situation in the Persian Gulf and the Middle East. He emphasized that Iraq is militarily weaker but politically stronger after the attack because of the lack of support of the U.S. strike by several members of the Gulf War coalition and an increased Arab sentiment for Iraqi hardships. He also stated that he has asked for an independent investigation into allegations that the CIA sold drugs to U.S. citizens in the early 1980s to help finance covert operations against the Sandinista regime in Nicaragua. close
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Congressional Notification of Foreign Policy
Committee members heard testimony concerning compliance with the National Security Act which requires the president to…
Intelligence Gathering By Civilians
Witnesses testified about whether clergy members and journalists should ever be exempt from being CIA informers because…
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Director Deutch appraised U.S. security and intelligence matters.
Committee members heard testimony from Mr. Deutch on the progress of the CIA restructuring.