On July 11, the Bosnian Serbs captured the enclave Srebrenica. Thousands were executed. Claims were made that Western intelligence agencies had. , C. Wiebes and others published Intelligence and the war in Bosnia – The role of the intelligence and security services } Cees Wiebes. Get this from a library! Intelligence and the war in Bosnia, [Cees Wiebes] — “This book tries to answer these questions presenting in as much detail.
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Both the CIA and British SIS had a more sophisticated perspective on the conflict itnelligence the Pentagon, insisting that no side had clean hands and arguing for caution. In both Afghanistan and the Gulf, the Pentagon had incurred debts to Islamist groups and their Middle Eastern sponsors. History Of The Americas.
Intelligence and the War in Bosnia : 1992-1995
Intelligence and the War in Bosnia, Then, inthe US fought him in the Gulf. Those who were able to deploy intelligence ghe, including the Americans and their enemies, the Bosnian Serbs, were both able to get their way.
Now we have the full story of the secret alliance between the Pentagon and radical Islamist groups from the Middle East designed to assist the Bosnian Muslims – some of the same groups that the Pentagon is now fighting in “the war against terrorism”.
Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. But the secret services of some states – including Israel and Iran – continue to be a major source of covert supply, pouring petrol on the flames of already bitter conflicts.
Mojahedin fighters were also flown in, but they were reserved as shock troops for especially hazardous operations.
This book examines these questions presenting in as much Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. The broader lessons of the intelligence report on Srebrenica are clear. This conclusion reached by the Netherlands Institute for War Documentation forms the basis for this book.
Account Options Sign in. Other books in this series. Initially aircraft from Iran Air were used, but as the volume increased they were joined by a mysterious fleet of black C Hercules aircraft. Wiebes reveals that the British intelligence services obtained documents early on in the Bosnian war proving that Iran was making direct deliveries.
Intelligence and the War in Bosnia: This gave the Pentagon the ability to manipulate the embargo at will: This took place amid widespread political and media support and without proper analysis. It includes remarkable material on covert operations, signals interception, human agents and double-crossing by dozens of agencies in one of dirtiest wars of the new world disorder.
America used Islamists to arm the Bosnian Muslims
Book ratings by Goodreads. Removing light weapons from a conflict can be crucial to drawing it down.
The report stresses that the US was “very closely involved” in the airlift. Description A combination of humanitarian motivation and political ambitions led the Dutch cabinet to make an air mobile battalion available for a United Nations mission in Bosnia in In the spring ofwhen the CIA sent its first head of station to Sarajevo to liaise with Ceee security authorities, the Bosnians tipped off Iranian intelligence.
The sentiments were reciprocated. Iranian and Afghan veterans’ training camps had also been identified in Bosnia. When these shipments were noticed, Americans pressured UNPROFOR to rewrite reports, and when Norwegian bosnoa protested about the flights, they were reportedly threatened into silence. The Croats themselves also obtained massive quantities of illegal weapons from Germany, Belgium and Argentina – again in contravention of the UN arms embargo.
Smidt Limited preview – The CIA learned that the Iranians had targeted him for intelligemce and quickly withdrew him. The author spoke with more than intelligence officials from various countries. Conversely, the UN and the Dutch government were “deprived of the means and capacity for intellgence intelligence” for the Srebrenica deployment, helping to explain why they blundered in, and contributed to the terrible events there.
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The report stresses that this entire trade was clearly illicit. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. This book examines these questions presenting cers as bisnia detail as possible the intelligence collected by the Western services in Bosnia. Popular passages Page 3 – Images of the Enemy: Subsequently, the remaining population was perplexed to find that unexploded mortar bombs landing in Sarajevo sometimes had Hebrew markings.
The author was granted full access to the top-secret archives of the Dutch services and the still classified UN archives. One of its many volumes is devoted to clandestine activities during the Bosnian war of the early s.
Weapons flown in during the spring of were to turn up only a fortnight later in the besieged and demilitarised enclave at Srebrenica. His ‘The Hidden Hand: My library Help Advanced Book Search. The Best Books of