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Iancu, Niculae, and Gabriela Tranciuc. "Planning and Strategy in Reforming Romania's SRI." International Journal of Intelligence and CounterIntelligence 25, no. 1 (Spring 2012): 111-129.

In its 20-year history, the Romanian Intelligence Service (SRI) "has progressively improved its activity, undergoing several stages of reform, while focused on structural and functional adjustments."


[Ichikawa, Grant, and Harry B. Akune.] "Were We Superpatriots? Nisei Intelligence Veterans Discuss WWII Experiences." CIRA Newsletter 25, no. 3 (Fall 2000): 7-10. Reprint from: Vanguard [Military Intelligence Corps Association newsletter] at http://www.micorps.org.

Remembrances by two men who illustrate what being American is all about.


Ignatius, David - A - H.

Ignatius, David - I - Z.

IINS News Service.

1. "What was the Mossad Mission in Switzerland?" 4 Mar.1998. [http://www.iinsnews.com]

The London Times reports that Mossad agents arrested in Bern had been sent to carry out an assassination. Their targets "were two men involved in assisting Hizbullah in the acquisition of non-conventional weaponry." The report adds that "at least one member of the Mossad team in Bern was also a member of the team which botched the assassination attempt ... against Hamas senior official Khaled Meshal."

2. "Attorney General in Switzerland to Obtain Mossad Agent's Release" 5 Mar. 1998. [http://www.iinsnews.com]

Israeli Attorney General Elyakim Rubinstein is traveling to Switzerland, where he will meet with officials in the office of the state prosecutor, in an attempt to negotiate the release of a Mossad agent who has been held since his arrest two weeks ago on espionage charges.

3. "Landau Denies Mossad Planned Assassination in Bern." 5 Mar. 1998. [http://www.iinsnews.com]

"Chairman of the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee Uzi Landau said that reports in the Swiss media that the Mossad agents arrested in Bern had been sent to assassinate two businessmen were 'stupid.'"


Ikenaga, Cindy S. "Electronic Eavesdropping: Which Conversations Are Protected from Interception?" University of Hawaii Law Review 7 (Spring 1985): 227-237.

Calder: Discusses "state constitutional protection in electronic eavesdropping cases."


Ilardi, Gaetano Joe.

1. "Al-Qaeda's Counterintelligence Doctrine: The Pursuit of Operational Certainty and Control.." International Journal of Intelligence and CounterIntelligence 22, no. 2 (Summer 2009): 246-274.

Advocating a counterintelligence doctrine that calls for a detailed 'knowledge of the enemy,' al-Qaeda has established the collection of information on the methodologies and practices of its foes as a major intelligence priority."

2. "Al-Qaeda's Operational Intelligence -- A Key Prerequisite to Action." Studies in Conflict & Terrorism 31, no. 12 (Dec. 2008): 1072-1102.


Ilardi, Gaetano Joe. "Irish Republican Army Counterintelligence." International Journal of Intelligence and CounterIntelligence 23, no. 1 (Spring 2010): 1-26.

"Through its ability to strengthen group cohesion, provide a sense of mission and purpose, and create images of an ominipotent and ubiquitous organization, the IRA's counterintelligence activities were central to its capacity to function as a terrorist organization."


Ilardi, Gaetano Joe. "The Whitlam Government's 1973 Clash with Australian Intelligence." International Journal of Intelligence and CounterIntelligence 14, no. 1 (Spring 2001): 62-88.

The victory of the Australian Labor Party at the polls in 1972 brought swift change to the Australian political scene. The "Murphy raids" on ASIO brought more difficulties for the ALP government than it did for Australian intelligence.


Ilnytzky, Ula. "Navajo Code Talkers Break Silence for Veterans Day." Associated Press, 10 Nov. 2009. [http://www.ap.org]

Only about 50 of the 400 Navajo Code Talkers of World War II "are believed to be still alive, most living in the Navajo Nation reservation that spans Arizona, New Mexico and Utah." On 10 November 2009, "13 of the Code Talkers, some using canes, a few in wheelchairs, arrived in New York City to participate for the first time in the nation's largest Veterans Day parade" on 11 November 2009.


Imlay, Talbot. "Allied Economic Intelligence and Strategy during the 'Phoney War.'" Intelligence and National Security 13, no. 4 (Winter 1998): 107-132.

Imlay's article "examines the efforts of French and British intelligence services to assess the German economy before and during the opening stage of World War II." The author attributes the shift to a long war strategy to the difficulties in finding certainty in the Allied knowledge of the German economy.

[France/Interwar; UK/Interwar][c]

Immerman, Richard H.

1. The CIA in Guatemala: The Foreign Policy of Intervention. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 1982.

According to NameBase, Immerman's narrative presents "a well-crafted balance between Guatemalan history and its economy, the cold war milieu in Washington, the CIA at work, U.S. propaganda efforts and diplomatic maneuvering in the U.N. and elsewhere, the coup itself, and finally the cover-up." Barrett, Studies, Winter-Spring 2001, comments that Immerman "carefully analyzes the American and Guatemalan political environments."

2. "Guatemala as Cold War History." Political Science Review 95, no. 4 (Winter 1980-1981): 629-653.


Immerman, Richard H. "Intelligence and Strategy: Historicizing Psychology, Policy and Politics." Diplomatic History 32, no. 1 (2008): 1-23.


Immerman, Richard H. "Transforming Analysis: The Intelligence Community's Best Kept Secret." Intelligence and National Security 26, no. 2 & 3 (Apr.-Jun. 2011): 159-181.

Abstract: "This article argues that analytic practices and processes within the US intelligence community have undergone far more fundamental reform than the public or scholarly communities recognize. It identifies the dimensions of this 'Analytic Transformation' and explains the reasons for optimism about the future."


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