(Talabani nephew Lahur, however, continues to run a local anti-terrorism force).
Barzani, however, is far more a tribal leader and has been reticent to hold his children accountable for their actions. He schooled them in their own private school where they learned, socialized, and interacted primarily with family members. Consider the following: From a strategic standpoint Masorur’s actions were counterproductive.
In one prominent example, the CIA partnered with a terrorist who had killed Americans in order to attain information which helped France capture Carlos the Jackal, one of the most notorious terrorists of the pre-9/11-era.
The important thing for intelligence operators is not to lose sight of the forest for the trees.
The official’s identity was withheld for national security reasons. He knows more than anybody about what’s going on there,” an unnamed source told .But, as he grew increasingly erratic, the CIA cut him loose.Ultimately, he became a target rather than a partner.A hacker claimed Tuesday to be in possession of emails taken from a top State Department official who focuses on “secret” intelligence work by the diplomatic agency toward Russia, and some of the emails included exchanges between the official and Central Intelligence Agency officers, reported Friday.The hacker, using the name “Johnnie Walker,” stated in an email to an unknown number of people that he had emails dating back two years from the State official’s personal Gmail account.