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Pentagon spies get new service, stepped up mission

tma_sierrahills Wrote: Apr 23, 2012 10:06 AM
The Pentagon spokesperson told the Townhall reporter that he would be willing to say more, "But I would have to disappear you."

The Pentagon is rebranding and reorganizing its clandestine spy shop, sending more of its case officers to work alongside CIA officers to gather intelligence in places like China, after a decade of focusing intensely on war zones.

Several hundred case officers will make up the new Defense Clandestine Service. Drawn from the Defense Intelligence Agency, the officers will be sent to beef up U.S. intelligence teams in areas that are now receiving more attention. Those include Africa, where al-Qaida is increasingly active, to parts of Asia where the North Korean missile threat and Chinese military expansion are causing increasing U.S. concern.

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