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Resch, David T. "Predictive Analysis: The Gap Between Academia and Practitioners." Military Intelligence 21, no. 2 (Apr.-Jun. 1995): 26-29.

The author takes issue with the contention that in human events there are too many variables affecting events at too great a pace to allow for prediction. "If too many variables exist, we must become proficient in identifying the key ones.... [Y]ou can disregard madness and genius more readily than societal, economic, or political trends (which are scientifically identifiable) in analysis."


Resch, John P., ed. Americans at War: Society, Culture, and the Homefront. 4 vols. Farmington Hills, MI: Thomson Gale, 2005.

See J. Ransom Clark, "CIA and Espionage," In Volume 4: 1946-Present, 26-28.


Reske, Charles F.

1. MAC-V-SOG Command History Annex B: The Last Secret of the Vietnam War. 2 vols. Sharon Center, OH: Alpha Publications, 1990.

According to Surveillant 1.5, this is a "declassified top secret report on the Studies and Observations Group in 1971-72 of U.S. Military Assistance Command in Vietnam.... The author, a former member of the U.S. Naval Security Group, summarizes and analyzes each chapter."

2. MAC-V-SOG Command History: Annexes A, N & M (1964- 1966): First Secrets of the Vietnam War. Sharon Center, OH: Alpha Publications, 1992.

Bates, NIPQ 9.2, identifies this as the "reproduction of [an] early command history, complete with classification markings and distribution code words. The author has placed his own clearly-marked additions and comments within the text wherever there is material missing through sanitization, or where he has pertinent data from other sources."


Resnik, David B. "Neuroethics, National Security, and Secrecy." American Journal of Bioethics 7, no. 5 (May 2007): 14-16.

Handling the "dual use dilemma" in questions involving publication of biomedical research requires that editors and others "carefully assess and weigh the benefits and risks of public dissemination.... To make well-informed decisions, it is important to solicit advice from experts in the relevant area of science, but also experts in many other areas.... Decision makers may also require information from law enforcement, military, and intelligence authorities."


Reston, James. "Rusk Declares Sympathy of Nation for Castro Foes." New York Times, 18 Apr. 1961.

The Secretary of State has expressed "the sympathy of the American people for those who struck against Castroism in Cuba, but emphasized 'there is not and will not be any intervention there by United States forces.' The Administration did not deny that it was giving material support to the raiding parties, but this aid was undoubtedly on a much smaller scale than originally planned here and the landings in Cuba were much smaller than excited reports of 'invasion' suggested."


Reuben, William A. The Atom Spy Hoax. New York: Action Books, 1955.


Revel, Oliver Buck, with Dwight Williams. A G-Man's Journal: A Legendary Career Inside the FBI -- From the Kennedy Assassination to the Oklahoma City Bombing. New York: Pocket Books, 1998.


Rey, Julio Adolfo. "Revolution and Liberation: A Review of Recent Literature on the Guatemalan Situation." Hispanic American Historical Review 38, no. 2 (May 1958): 239-255.


Reynard, Robert. Secret Code Breaker III: A Cryptanalyst's Handbook. Jacksonville Beach, FL: Smith & Daniels Marketing, 1999. [Includes diskette with computer programs for deciphering secret messages.]

According to Kruh, Cryptologia 24.2, "[t]his useful book contains brief highlights of United States cryptologic history, its secret agents and the codes and ciphers they used."



Rezabek, Randy.

1. "TICOM: The Last Great Secret of World War II." Intelligence and National Security 27, no. 4 (Aug. 2012): 513-530.

From abstract: Recent NSA releases "reveal details of TICOM [Target Intelligence Committee], the ... 1945 operation targeting Germany's cryptologic secrets.... This article provides a review in greater depth than has been previously covered in the open literature of the history of the TICOM operation, and its resulting intelligence, including the Germans' efforts against Soviet communications."

2. "TICOM and the Search for OKW/Chi." Cryptologia 37, no. 2 (2013): 139-153.

The Target Intelligence Committee (TICOM) was a joint Allied operation to send teams of cryptologic experts "into Germany with the front line troops and to capture the documents, technology, and personnel of the various German SIGINT organizations." Here, the focus is on the SIGINT agency of the Supreme Command of the German armed forces (OKW/Chi).

3. "The Russian Fish with Caviar." Cryptologia 38, no. 1 (2014): 61-76.

Working with declassified TICOM documents, the author fills in some details of the capture of the equipment and personnel of a German sigint unit specializing in intercepting Soviet communications.


RFE/RL. "Kazakh Senate Approves New Intelligence Chief ." 2 Mar. 2006. []

On 2 March 2006, Kazakhstan's Senate unanimously approved Amangeldy Shabdarbaev, the personal security boss of President Nursultan Nazarbaev, to replace Nartai Dutbaev as the head of the National Security Service (KNB). "Dutbaev resigned following the slaying of opposition leader Altynbek Sarsenbaev. Five officers from the KNB's elite Arystan (Lion) anti-terrorism unit were arrested over the killing."


RFE/RL. "Russia: Yeltsin Reshuffles Personnel at FSB." 6 Apr. 1999. []

According to Interfax, Russian President Boris Yeltsin has "shifted and trimmed personnel at the FSB, dismissing Colonel General Valentin Sobolev as first deputy director ... and appointing him deputy secretary of the Security Council on 2 April.... Lieutenant General Yevgenii Solovyov was appointed deputy director and head of the personnel department. In addition, an unidentified source in the FSB told the agency that dozens of personnel have been dismissed including Mikhail Dedyukhin, the head of counterintelligence protection of strategic installations, Aleksandr Izmadenov, his first deputy, and Aleksei Pushkarenko, the head of counterintelligence operations."


Rhee, Will. "Comparing U.S. Operations Kingpin (1970) and Eagle Claw (1980)." International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence 6, no. 4 (Winter 1993): 489-506.

Rhodes, Anthony. Propaganda: The Art of Persuasion: World War II. New York: Chelsea House, 1976. Edison, NJ: Wellfleet, 1987. Madison, WI: Magna, 1993.

From publisher: "This book presents ... a visual compendium of all forms of propaganda used by the Allied and Axis powers in World War II and in the period that led to its outbreak. Here are ... all the artifacts of the art of persuasion, more than 500 photographs, over 270 in full color, culled from government archives and private collections in the United States and abroad."


Rhodes, Tom, and Michael Evans. "Britain's Wartime Enigma Traitor is Unmasked." Times (London), 4 Oct. 1996, 1.



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