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Whaley, Barton.

Whaley, Floyd, and Eric Schmitt. "U.S. Phasing Out Its Counterterrorism Unit in Philippines." New York Times, 27 Jun. 2014, A3. []

The Pentagon's Pacific Command said on 26 June 2014 that the Joint Special Operations Task Force Philippines, the U.S. "military counterterrorism unit that has been operating in the southern Philippines for more than a decade[,] is being phased out.... American Special Forces will continue to help Philippine security forces counter a smaller, lingering Islamist threat, but the size of the mission will drop in the coming months to a dozen or so advisers from its current 320 service members, based in Mindanao in the south, American officials said."


Wharam, Alan. Treason: Some Famous English Treason Trials. Wolfeboro Falls, NH: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1995. Stroud, UK: Phoenix Mill, 1995.

Surveillant 4.3: "Famous treason trials from the Earl of Essex to 'Lord Haw Haw' in 1946."


Wharton-Tigar, Edward, with A.J. Wilson. Burning Bright: The Autobiography of Edward Wharton-Tigar. Worcester Park: Metal Bulletin Books, 1987.

Wheale, Adrian. Renegades: Hitler's Englishmen. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1994.

Thurlow, I&NS 11.1: "Broadly speaking, the renegades were mainly involved with Nazi propaganda,... and with the attempted formation of ... the 'British Free Corps,' to fight against the Soviet Army on the eastern front." This book "gives the most illuminating account" of the latter effort thus far published. The author's work is also "useful" in discussing the motives behind treasonous behavior: "Wheale shows the complexity of the motives of those involved..., and provides a much more plausible assessment[] than Rebecca West's classic contemporary unsympathetic account of the weeds and misfits who dabbled in treason."

[SpyCases/Treason/Gen; UK/WWII/Overviews]

Wheat, George A. [LTCOL/USA] "Distance Learning: Intelligence Training for the 21st Century." Military Intelligence 24, no. 3 (Jul.-Sep. 1998): 49-52, 61.


Wheatley, Dennis.

Wheatley was one of the earliest members of the London Controlling Section (LCS), the body that coordinated British deception activities during World War II. He has written two books that touch on his deception work, the more recent of which is much fuller in detail.

1. Stranger than Fiction. London: Hutchinson, 1959.

Constantinides notes that only a small section of this book deals with deception activities and then without specifics.

2. The Deception Planners: My Secret War. London: Hutchinson, 1980.

Constantinides says that this work is a "detailed first-hand account of the LCS and its personnel and work.... Wheatley contributes good character sketches of his colleagues in LCS and clarifies boundaries of responsibility ... between LCS and Dudley Clarke's A Force in the Mediterranean and the Middle East." Lacking from this work are mentions of the roles of Ultra and of the United States in deception operations.


Wheatley, Gary F., and Richard E. Hayes. Information Warfare and Deterrence. Washington, DC: National Defense University Press, 1996.


Wheaton, Kelly D. "Spycraft and Government Contracts: A Defense of Totten v. United States." Army Lawyer, Aug. 1997, 9-18.

According to Calder, this article "[d]iscusses the case of Enoch Totten;... OPLAN 34-A in North Vietnam and Laos, 1960-1966;... [and] the legal relationship between the parties when covert services are obtained."


Wheaton, Kristan J. "Analysis in Crisis Prevention." International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence 14, no. 2 (Summer 2001): 223-233.

The author analyses the Greece-Turkey situation in 1994 using defined analytic phases.


Wheaton, Kristan J. "Evaluating Intelligence: Answering Questions Asked and Not." International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence 22, no. 4 (Winter 2009): 614-631.

"The fundamental problem with evaluating intelligence products is that intelligence, for the most part, is probabalistic." The author looks at the Iraq WMD estimate of October 2002 and two Intelligence Community Assessments (ICA) completed in January 2003 and concludes that considered together the estimative conclusions in the three documents "seem to track pretty well with historical norms and leadership expectations."


Wheaton, Kristan J. "The Revolution Begins on Page Five: The Changing Nature of NIEs." International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence 25, no. 2 (Summer 2012): 330-349.

The focus here is the "Explanation of Estimative Language."


Wheaton, Kristan J. "Teaching Strategic Intelligence Through Games." International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence 24, no. 2 (Summer 2011): 367-382.

The author reports "the initial results and lessons learned from teaching three full courses (two undergraduate and one graduate) in strategic intelligence using games as a teching tool."


Wheaton, Kristan J. The Warning Solution: Intelligent Analysis in the Age of Information Overload. Fairfax. VA: AFCEA International Press, 2001.



Wheelon, Albert D. "And the Truth Shall Keep You Free: Recollections by the First Deputy Director of Science and Technology." Studies in Intelligence 39, no. 1 (Spring 1995): 73-78.

[CIA/Components/DS&T; Recon/Planes & Sats/Arts]

Wheelon, Albert D. ("Bud") "Corona: The First Reconnaissance Satellites." Physics Today, Feb. 1997, 24-30.

Wheelon, Albert D. "Technology and Intelligence." Intelligencer 14, no. 2 (Winter-Spring 2005): 51-57. Reprinted from Technology in Society 26, nos. 2-3 (Apr.-Aug. 2004): 245-255.

This article "focuses on the way in which a combination of technical collection systems and scientific analysis contributed decisively to the solution of three important Cold War problems: Soviet ballistic missile programs, the Soviet space program, and Soviet missile defense systems. In doing so, it suggests the similarity of intelligence activities to scientific research. It also notes the long-running collaboration of civilian scientists and engineers with the intelligence community."


Wheelon, Albert D., and Sidney Graybeal. "Intelligence for the Space Race." Studies in Intelligence 7, no. 4 (Fall 1963): 1-13. [Richelson, Wizards (2002)]


Wheelwright, Julie. The Fatal Lover: Mata Hari and the Myth of Women in Espionage. West Sussex, UK: Juliet Gardner Books, 1992. [pb] West Sussex, UK: Collins & Brown, 1993.

Despite the specific mention of Mata Hari in the title, this book ranges broadly around the world in its survey of the ways (most unjustified, according to the author) the idea of the seductive and dangerous temptress has been promoted.

[France/WWI; Women/WWI & Gen]

Wheelwright, Julie. "Poisoned Honey: The Myth of Women in Espionage." Queen's Quarterly 100, no. 2 (Summer 1993): 291-309.


Wheland, Joseph G. Radio Liberty: A Study of its Origins, Structure, Policy, Programming and Effectiveness. Washington, DC: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, 1972.

A. Ross Johnson, Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty (2010), pp. 217-218/fn. 60, places the genesis of this CRS report with Sen. Fulbright, who "assumed [it] would be critical." It was not.


Whitmire, Frank A., and Edward G. Correll. "The Failure of Cosmos 57." Studies in Intelligence 10, no. 3 (Summer 1966): 25-29. [Richelson, Wizards (2002)]


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