o Applying your knowledge to what you're looking at
o Thinking that how we view the world/do things is how everyone views things/does things
o Know cultures you're dealing with
o Caused problems for CIA
"Bread and butter of CIA"
Who else does HUMINT?
o State department
o DEA - Mexican drug cartels
o Different than CIA - CIA steals secrets, other organizations ask
CIA - training people at "the farm"
HUMINT - need to be able to talk to peo
CIA has 4 primary components
National Clandestine Service (NCS)
Director of Intelligence (DI)
Directorate of Science and Technology (DS%T)
Directorate of Support (DS)
The Early Years
June 13 1943
o Office of Strategic Servi
"An activity of the USG (US govt) to influence political, economic, military conditions
abroad, where it is intended that the role of the USG will not be apparent or
Only CIA can undertake CA with a Presidenti
CIA Exam 6
1. Define CI and give an example of a CI operation.
Counterintelligence is finding out the opposition's intelligence strategies and
manipulating them to your advantage. This could be either finding out who their spies are
and stopping o
CIA Test 5
1. Describe the INTELLIGENCE CYCLE and give an example of each step.
The intelligence cycle is continually in motion, depending on what kind of
information is requested and when. First, the policy maker asks for the information. This
CIA Test 4
What is the neatest Technological Innovation In-Q-Tel has helped develop WHY?
How will it contribute to intelligence collection for the CIA & IC?
The 'neatest' technological innovation that In-Q-Tel has helped developed is iMove. This
CIA Test 3
3. Describe COVERT OPERATIONS, list the 6 types of operations and give a
real/hypothetical example of each type
Covert operations are those that the state does not want to publicize to the general
public, whether it is domestically or w
CIA Test 2
1.List the causes for the CIA-USMIL friction throughout the years and why it happened?
There were many causes for friction between the military and the Central
Intelligence Agency (CIA) throughout the years. The main source for this ani
CIA Exam 1
1. What happened in 1947 and how did it affect the US Intelligence Community?
In 1947 the National Security Act was passed. This had numerous effects on the
intelligence community. It merged together the Department of War and the Departm
CIA Term Paper
Lessons Learned from the OSS
Today's Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is centered on the same basic
principles as the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) in the 1940's but with some
significant changes, specifically in its organizati
Direct Support to the Military
Directors of the CIA come in with the power of the president
CIA is very difficult to change
CIA vs USMIL Intel Analysis
OSS - originally collected information - behind enemy lines
o Bill Donovan ran it
CIA was i