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20 Years Ago — 9/11 and the Rumsfeld Test

“Are we capturing, killing or deterring and dissuading more terrorists every day than the madrassas and the radical clerics are recruiting, training and deploying against us? Does the US need to fashion a broad, integrated plan to stop the next … Continue reading

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Breaking News — Ex-US defence secretary Donald Rumsfeld dies at 88

“Reports that say that something hasn’t happened are always interesting to me, because as we know, there are known knowns; there are things we know we know. We also know there are known unknowns; that is to say we know … Continue reading

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Intel Today — Knowns & Unknowns of the 2019 Intelligence Calendar

“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” Leonardo Da Vinci (April 15, 1452 – May 2, 1519) “Reports that say that something hasn’t happened are always interesting to me, because as we know, there are known knowns; there are things we know … Continue reading

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