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(See No Evil.pdf) Robert Baer was considered perhaps the best on the ground field officer in the Middle East Seymour M Hersh i The New Yorker i br br Robert Baer was one of the most talented Middle East case officers of the past twenty years Reuel Marc Gerecht i The Atlantic Monthly i br br In b See No Evil b one of the CIA s top field officers of the past quarter century recounts his career running agents in the back alleys of the Middle East In the process Robert Baer paints a chilling picture of how terrorism works on the inside and provides compelling evidence about how Washington politics sabotaged the CIA s efforts to root out the world s deadliest terrorists br br br On the morning of September the world witnessed the terrible result of that intelligence failure with the attack on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon In the wake of those attacks Americans were left wondering how such an obviously long term globally coordinated plot could have escaped detection by the CIA and taken the nation by surprise Robert Baer was not surprised A twenty one year veteran of the CIA s Directorate of Operations who had left the agency in Baer observed firsthand how an increasingly bureaucratic CIA lost its way in the post cold war world and refused to adequately acknowledge and neutralize the growing threat of Islamic fundamentalist terror in the Middle East and elsewhere br br A throwback to the days when CIA operatives got results by getting their hands dirty and running covert operations Baer spent his career chasing down leads on suspected terrorists in the world s most volatile hot spots As he and his agents risked their lives gathering intelligence he watched as the CIA reduced drastically its operations overseas failed to put in place people who knew local languages and customs and rewarded workers who knew how to play the political games of the agency s suburban Washington headquarters but not how to recruit agents on the ground br br b See No Evil b is not only a candid memoir of the education and disillusionment of an intelligence operative but also an unprecedented look at the roots of modern terrorism Baer reveals some of the disturbing details he uncovered in his work including br br In Osama bin Laden established a strategic alliance with Iran to coordinate terrorist attacks against the United States br br In the National Security Council intentionally aborted a military coup d etat against Saddam Hussein forgoing the last opportunity to get rid of him br br In the CIA intentionally shut down its operations in Afghanistan and Saudi Arabia and ignored fundamentalists operating there br br When Baer left the agency in he received the Career Intelligence Medal with a citation that says He repeatedly put himself in personal danger working the hardest targets in service to his country b See No Evil b is Baer s frank assessment of an agency that forgot that service to country must transcend politics and is a forceful plea for the CIA to return to its original mission the preservation of our national sovereignty and the American way of life br br br b From The Preface b br This book is a memoir of one foot soldier s career in the other cold war the one against terrorist networks It s a story about places most Americans will never travel to about people many Americans would prefer to think we don t need to do business with br br This memoir I hope will show the reader how spying is supposed to work where the CIA lost its way and how we can bring it back again But I hope this book will accomplish one more purpose as well I hope it will show why I am angry about what happened to the CIA And I want to show why every American and everyone who cares about the preservation of this country should be angry and alarmed too br br The CIA was systematically destroyed by political correctness by petty Beltway wars by careerism and much more At a time when terrorist threats were compounding globally the agency that should have been monitoring them was being scrubbed clean instead Americans were making too much money to bother Life was good The White House and the National Security Council became cathedrals of commerce where the interests of big business outweighed the interests of protecting American citizens at home and abroad Defanged and dispirited the CIA went along for the ride And then on September the reckoning for such vast carelessness was presented for all the world to seeDownload and Read Online books ePub/PDF/Audible/Kindle, its easy way to streaming See No Evil books for multiple devices.