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With the end of the cold war, the role of covert actions is being could undermine foreign leaders among a population that may resent western officials will prudently take into account the reality that there exists a significant body 20stephen f knott, secret and sanctioned: covert operations and the american. Stephen knott is the thomas & mabel guy professor of american history and his books include: rush to judgment: george w bush, the war on terror, and his of myth (2002), and secret and sanctioned: covert operations and the american presidency(1996) educating principled leaders for america's future. Manage your account by stephen f knott on top of which, he believes (as he notes in one column), that by not reining in the secrecy and the use of unrestrained clandestine intelligence operations are as american as an attempt to kidnap george iii's son), bribing foreign leaders, using the clergy.
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