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ID:

699

Date:

2014-10-26

Headline:

In Cold War, U.S. Spy Agencies Used 1,000 Nazis

Reporter's name:

Eric Lichtblau

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

New York Times

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

Despite the vast human toll of World War II, American law enforcement and intelligence agencies were quick to hire former Nazis as assets during the Cold War, forgiving and forgetting or ignoring substantial allegations of atrocities, according to government records obtained via FOIA and other sources.

Keywords:

Nazis, World War II, intelligence, spies, Central Intelligence Agency, CIA, Department of Justice, DOJ, Office of Special Investigations, OSI, Federal Bureau of Investigations, FBI, J. Edgar Hoover, Allen Dulles, Cold War

URL:

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/27/us/in-cold-war-us-spy-agencies-used-1000-nazis.html


Agencies:

CIA
DOJ
FBI

States:

CT
DC
MA
MD
VA

Categories:

foreign affairs
immigration
intelligence
justice


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