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The Consequences of Eroding Human Intelligence Collection | The Cipher Brief

The Consequences of Eroding Human Intelligence Collection | The Cipher Brief

The U.S. Intelligence Community’s (IC) clandestine human intelligence (HUMINT) services are experiencing an erosion of their core mission and values, with consequences to our current and future collection capability.

As a 31-year career veteran at the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), I executed and managed some of the CIA’s sensitive covert action, foreign intelligence, and counterintelligence operations and served as the Associate Deputy Director for Operations of the Defense Clandestine Service.

Source: The Consequences of Eroding Human Intelligence Collection | The Cipher Brief