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Panetta, Dempsey Comment on Chuck Hagel’s Confirmation Hearings

Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta told the Senate Armed Services Committee that Chuck Hagel is “absolutely” ready to replace him, according to a American Forces Press Service article. During the January 31 confirmation hearing, Panetta said, “I think he’s got good experience with regards to public service. He understands the issues …

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CIA Opens New Counterproliferation Center

CIA yesterday announced the creation of a counterproliferation center that will lead the agency’s efforts to detect and prevent the spread of dangerous weapons and technology. Director Leon E. Panetta said the new center will combine operational and analytic specialists dedicated to fight the spread of dangerous weapons and technology, …

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CIA Appoints Gerald P. Hamilton to Lead Diversity Programs

CIA Director Leon E. Panetta has appointed Gerald P. Hamilton, a senior officer in the National Clandestine Service, to lead the agency’s diversity programs, including its public outreach efforts. Hamilton will head the new Employee Resource Center, which was created to combine, focus and increase the capabilities of existing offices …

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CIA Pays Tribute to Fallen Colleagues

Having recently added 12 stars to its Memorial Wall to commemorate the lives of 102 Americans lost in service to their country, the CIA yesterday paid tribute to those men and women who died in the line of duty. “No matter when or where they served, or whether their names …

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CIA’s 5-year Plan Invests in Personnel, Technology

The CIA yesterday announced its five-year plan that will focus on completing outstanding work done since 9/11 by acting decisively on today’s national security challenges, including terrorism, the proliferation of dangerous technology, cyber threats, and the actions of rogue states. “There’s something I’ve often said about government, but it applies …

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