AFIO Weekly Intelligence Notes #27-22 – 5 July 2022
Section I - INTELLIGENCE HIGHLIGHTS
Section II - IC PODCASTS, COMMENTARY, BLOG UPDATES
Section III - BROUGHT TO OUR ATTENTION BY MEMBERS
Section IV - Books, Research Requests, Jobs, Obituaries
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Section I - INTELLIGENCE HIGHLIGHTS
The U.S. Keeps Losing Wars Because Nobody Listens to the Spooks - DailyBeast, 3 July 2022
The intel failures behind conflicts from Vietnam to Afghanistan are not identical, but most of them come down to the people in power not listening to the spies on the ground.
Russia Moves to Nationalize Sakhalin-2 Offshore Oil and Gas Project, Might Cut Off LNG to Japan, Cheat Investors - Maritime Exec, 3 July 2022
Russian President Vladimir Putin has moved to nationalize the Sakhalin-2 offshore oil and gas project in Russia's Far East, threatening the rights of Japanese and European investors. The decision also raises the risk that Sakhalin-2 might suspend its contractual shipments of LNG to Japan, where the government has criticized the Kremlin's decision to invade Ukraine.
What Good Is Intelligence in Ukraine? - The Hill, 4 July 2022
One of the pure joys of being a college professor in my D.C. dotage is having former students and their friends — now mostly in government — reach out for advice. As I have been in the intelligence game for four decades, most of them these days ask about Ukraine and what we intelligence guys did in the "old days" that helped win the Cold War.
How to Break Russia's Black Sea Blockade - Foreign Affairs, 1 July 2022
The World Must Act to Address the Global Food Crisis. The world is facing a global food crisis brought on by Russia's invasion of Ukraine. Russia and Ukraine's agricultural products are critical for global food security—Russia and Ukraine account for 13 percent and 8.5 percent of the world's wheat exports, respectively—and sanctions against Russia, as well as Moscow's naval blockade of Ukraine's sea ports, have taken these vital exports off the market. As a result, millions of people are at risk of experiencing acute food insecurity, particularly in the developing world. The stakes are high: a food crisis on this scale could lead to catastrophic global hunger, fuel political instability in countries that depend on grain imports, and send shock waves throughout the global economy.
Colonel Who Carried Putin's Nuclear Codes Found Shot - Kviv Post, 23 June 2022
The man who carried Putin's nuclear case codes "red button" was shot in his home. Who was in charge on the assassination?
Henry Kissinger: The Internet Does Not Make Great Leaders - Time, 3 July 2022
Henry Kissinger, the 98-year-old, Nobel-Peace-Prize-winning, Monty Python-inspiring, former U.S. Secretary of State, believes that, perhaps more than any time since the Age of Enlightenment, the world is entering a period of disruption that needs thoughtful leaders. And the internet is not helping to produce them.
Vast Cache of Chinese Police Files Offered for Sale in Alleged Hack - WSJ, 4 July 2022
Leak would be one of largest in history if confirmed, covering a billion people; some data is verified as real.
DOJ Sets New Goals for Responding to Ransomware Attacks - WPost, 1 July 2022
The Justice Department said it wants to increase the percentage of reported ransomware incidents it handles to 65% by September 2023.
An Assessment of Russia's Espionage Network in Switzerland - IntelNews, 5 July 2022
Since late February, when Russian troops invaded Ukraine, over 500 Russian diplomats have been expelled from Western countries. Even former Russian allies have contributed to the growing list of expulsions — most recently Bulgaria, which ousted a near-unprecedented 70 Russian diplomats last week, citing espionage concerns. Amidst that sea of expulsions, Switzerland remains an island. ...
FCC Commissioner Renews Calls for App Stores To Remove TikTok, Citing National Security Concerns - CPO Magazine, 4 July 2022
Re-igniting an issue that became a signature of the Trump administration, senior Republican FCC commissioner Brendan Carr is calling for app stores to give TikTok the boot over national security concerns.
Chinese Posed as Texans on Social Media to Attack Rival Companies - Chron, 28 June 2022
Speaking of Fake News....An English-language social media propaganda effort that previously criticized Hong Kong protesters and other foes of the Chinese government and has been linked to China has taken the rare step of going after private companies in a strategic industry, researchers said Tuesday.
Section II - IC PODCASTS, COMMENTARY, BLOG UPDATES
Former German Ambassador's Views of "Perceptions of U.S." — interviews by Former Acting D/CIA Mike Morell
June 29 | Former Ambassador Peter Wittig on Foreign Perceptions of the U.S.
In this episode, Michael Morell speaks with Peter Wittig, Germany's former ambassador to the United States, United Kingdom, Lebanon, Cyprus, and the United Nations, about foreign perceptions of the United States at pivotal historical moments. Wittig and Morell trace the evolution of America's standing in the eyes of the world from the end of the World Wars to the end of the Cold War, through the period following 9/11, the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, to today. Wittig offers insights on the effect of the Trump administration's "America First" policy on global alliances and shares his view on the Biden administration's effort to rally global support for Ukraine before and during Russia's invasion. Wittig and Morell also discuss how its domestic instability may undermine America's credibility and ability to lead.
More about Intelligence Matters by Michael Morell here. Podcasts also available here.
Prize for Most Lawyer-Whipped Cyberforce on the Planet Goes to... - Stewart Baker, Colleagues, Guests at Steptoe Cyberblog
Cyberblog by Steptoe & Johnson LLP — By Stewart Baker [Chairman, AFIO]
Episode 415: "And the Prize for Most Lawyer-Whipped Cyberforce on the Planet Goes to …" released 5 July 2022
Some Prior Conversations:
'Italygate' and a Fired CIA Chief... a few "SpyTalk" items by Jeff Stein and Colleagues on Substack...
June 29: "'Italygate' Conspiracy Pusher Was Fired by CIA" - Jeff Stein and Jefferson Morley
June 23: "Of Russian Spies and Dirty Wars" - Podcast with Former Deputy CIA Director John McLaughlin, and Jeanne Meserve
June 21: "A China Spy Thriller 'Inspired by Actual Events'" - Matthew Brazil
June 20: "When 'Fake News' Was a Force for Good" - Peter Eisner
June 14: "Suddenly, a Stiff Test in Ukraine" - Ronald A Marks III
June 9: "Jan. 6 Hearings: Will the Strong Opening Stick?" - Jeff Stein
A Waiting Game in Ukraine with No Winners - Latest Insights from Jack Devine of Arkin Group
The Arkin Group's June 30 "In Other News" letter to private clients by former CIA Deputy Director, Operations... Officer Jack Devine features...
Follow link here to read analyses and predictions given to their private clients on the topics from last week. There sometimes is a delay of seven days before the above topics will appear at this link.
Ukraine-Russia War -- What Russians Think vs Everyone Else — more from JJ Green/WTOP's "Inside the SCIF"
the SCIF by JJ Green, WTOP -
Issue #168, 30 June has details on...Russian Troops Evicted from Snake Island; Return of the Iron Curtain; Unhappiness of China - NATO and Japan-SK Alliance; Geneva Hub of Russian Espionage; Russia Stealing Ukraine's Grain - Exporting and Selling; Theories of Putin Motivations, Health, Goals; Putin Still Wants Most (read: All) of Ukraine - Outlook Grim; Update on Paul Whelan; more.
In The Hunt podcast: Explaining a US terror strike in Syria.
J.J. Green speaks with Dr. Hans Jakob Schindler, senior director of the Counter Extremism Project, who explains who was Abu Hamza al-Yemeni -- a senior member of an al-Qaida-linked group -- killed by a drone strike by the U.S.-led coalition in northwestern Syria.
III - BROUGHT TO OUR ATTENTION BY MEMBERS
A veteran Israeli security and intelligence official explains why the Biden administration must reinvigorate oil sanctions and demonstrate a commitment to act militarily.
The U-2 Dragon Lady Finally Says Goodbye To Film Cameras At Beale AFB - The Drive, The Warzone, 1 July 2022
The U-2's highest resolution camera took its last flight from Beale, also ended film processing there, which one tech calls "a tragedy."
Top-Secret D-Day Map of Omaha Beach Goes to Library of Congress - Wpost, 5 July 2022
Detailed map was carried ashore during the WWII invasion of Normandy. Joe Vaghi's top-secret map of Omaha Beach survived the stormy trip across the English Channel that day. It was stuffed in a pocket of his overalls as he hurried across the Normandy tidal flats under enemy machine gun fire. The map made it through the explosion of an enemy artillery shell that killed a comrade and set Vaghi's clothes on fire.
France Fetes the Man Who Solved the Rosetta Stone Mystery - WPost, 1 July 2022
Deep in rural France, in a medieval courtyard in Figeac, I almost tripped on the Rosetta Stone. Unlike the surrounding sandstone houses and half-timbered facades, the enormous slab stands out in black granite, inscribed with three different scripts, including Egyptian hieroglyphics. This isn't just a reproduction of the famous stone that unlocked the mysteries of ancient Egypt. This is a monumental work by American conceptual artist Joseph Kosuth that pays homage to the town's native son and hieroglyphics decipherer, Jean-François Champollion.
Why Is It So Difficult to Get Off a Terrorist List? - Lawfare, 3 July 2022
Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) is a strange beast: It has disavowed al-Qaeda, but it remains an extremist jihadist organization with a nasty governance record. The Washington Institute's Aaron Zelin explores the challenges related to taking HTS off the State Department's list of foreign terrorist organizations, identifying why institutional inertia and other factors make this difficult should the group eventually no longer meet the criteria of a terrorist organization.
Compensation and Opportunity: Top 10 States in National Security - Clearance Jobs, 5 July 2022
They say where you live matters when it comes to buying a home. Live on one side of town, and the houses are cheaper, but resale value is lower too. The same goes with compensation. Want to work in national security but live in Idaho? You may love where you live, but compensation (and your job options) are a little different than in a national security hub like Virginia or Maryland.
Prepare for a New Cryptographic Standard to Protect Against Future Quantum-Based Threats - CISA, 5 July 2022
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has announced that a new post-quantum cryptographic standard will replace current public-key cryptography, which is vulnerable to quantum-based attacks. ...
There Is No Cyber Bullet - USNI Proceedings, 5 July 2022
To understand how to use cyber effects, commanders must first understand their limitations. Since the dawn of warfare, the prowess of combatants has been defined by how effectively they bring to bear the weapons of their time. Warriors hone their craft over years, their weapons becoming extensions of their own bodies. Whether these weapons be the sword, bow, musket, M-16, or F-35, they change little over the course of a warrior's career. This, however, is not the case for the cyber warrior. This warrior wields instruments of amorphous design and exotic purpose, known to most as "cyber weapons."
USGIF Awards Tish Long for Lifetime Achievement and Service - USGIF, 5 July 2022
With more than four decades of exceptional service in government and industry, former NGA Director Letitia A. Long has been a trailblazer and steadfast advocate of the GEOINT tradecraft and the Intelligence Community.
FBI's Team Leader and Interrogator of Former Iraqi Dictator Saddam Hussein Has Retired - FBI, 30 June 2022
George L. Piro, the special agent in charge of the FBI's Miami Field Office, retired today, June 30, 2022, concluding an impactful 24-year FBI career. ... He led a number of complex investigations, held a variety of leadership positions, and deployed around the world. Most notably, he was selected as the team leader and interrogator for the FBI's interrogation of former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. Piro spent seven months conducting the interrogation of Hussein and other key figures within the former Iraqi regime. At the time, Mr. Piro had only five years of experience as a special agent in the FBI.
VIDEOS, REPORTS, EXHIBITS, DOCUMENT RELEASES
PUBLICATION: CIA's "Studies in Intelligence" Journal, June 2022 Extracts Now Available Online - CIA, July 2022
Contents include: Fifty Years On - The White House, Richard Helms, and Watergate by Peter Usowski; Libya and Nautical Terrorism - Revisiting the 1984 Naval Mining of the Red Sea: Intelligence Challenges and Lessons by Richard A. Mobley; The Economic Weapon: The Rise of Sanctions as a Tool of Modem War - Reviewed by Thomas G. Coffey;
PUBLICATION: The Risk of Terrorists Seeking Out Biological Weapons - Rand, July 2022
After COVID-19 hit, governments around the world struggled to respond to the deadly outbreak. A new RAND report considers whether the Islamic State or al-Qaeda might try to exploit these vulnerabilities by obtaining deadly viruses to use as weapons. The authors say that neither group seems likely to do so. The degree of difficulty in developing biological weapons is high. Conventional weapons, on the other hand, are readily available alternatives that meet terrorists' deadly objectives.
GRAPHIC: How To Spot Fake News - Visual Capitalist, 5 July 2022, from vault on 10 Feb 2021
Republished by VC today, 5 July 2022.
VIDEO: The Economic Consequences of the Russia-Ukraine War - by "Spengler" - Westminster Institute
David Goldman is an American economist, music critic, and author, best known for his series of online essays in the Asia Times under the pseudonym Spengler. Former CIA National Intelligence Council Vice Chairman Herbert E. Meyer said, "Ask anyone in the intelligence business to name the world's most brilliant intelligence service, and we will all give the same answer: Spengler. David P. Goldman's 'Spengler' columns provide more insight than the CIA, MI6, and the Mossad combined." Goldman concealed his identity under the "Spengler" pseudonym until 2009, when he revealed his identity in the Asia Times article, "And Spengler is…" and the First Things article "Confessions of a Coward."
VIDEO: SMART ePANTS Interview with IARPA PM Dawson Cagle - IARPA, 30 June 2022
IARPA PM Dr. Dawson Cagle talks about the SMART ePANTS program and how it seeks to develop clothing with integrated audio, video, and geolocation sensor systems that feature the same stretchability, bendability, washability, and comfort of regular textiles. To learn more about IARPA and its research, please visit www.iarpa.gov.
VIDEO: What Really Went On at Area 51? - CIA's Ask Molly, 1 July 2022
Unfortunately, many of the fantastical rumors swirling about Area 51 over the last 50+ years aren't true: I'm sad to say there are no aliens in the basements or flying saucers stored in hangers. Still, the real history of Area 51 is every bit as mysterious and awe inspiring, even if it doesn't include little green men.
PODCAST: "The Wall of Spies Experience" – Espionage, Sabotage and Betrayal in America with John Gise - SpyCast, 5 July 2022
John Gise joins Andrew Hammond, Ph.D., Historian & Curator at the International Spy Museum, to discuss the Wall of Spies Experience. It features over 200 stories of espionage and sabotage in America since 1776. The Wall of Spies Experience features over 200 stories of espionage, sabotage and betrayal from American history. The physical wall is a private museum on an intelligence community facility, but the second installment of the Digital Wall of Spies has recently been released. Thus far we have the Revolutionary War and the Civil War, with WWI coming up next.
PODCAST: Nazaret Berhane: Khaleesi - Iron Butterfly, 5 July 2022
Nazaret is a program manager on the IC Centers for Academic Excellence team within the IC Human Capital Office at ODNI. She brings years of experience from her time with FBI's Foreign Language Program in addition to her service as the Directorate of Intelligence Diversity and Inclusion coordinator. She currently serves as the Women's Intelligence Network Vice Chair.
Section IV - Books, Research Requests, Jobs, Obituaries
Books — Newly Released, Overlooked, Forthcoming
Is Remote Warfare Moral?: Weighing Issues of Life + Death from 7,000 Miles
In the 21st century, we have come to rely more on remote warfare—drone strikes, targeted killings, and other tactics—to conduct our military business and avoid sending "boots on the ground." And targeted killings of Iranian high government official General Qasem Soleimani and US citizen Anwar al-Awlaki have caused international outrage. Air Force Officer Joseph Chapa, who also has a doctorate in moral philosophy, takes a big step back and considers the most fundamental question: is it the right thing to do—and if so, why?
Book available here
Sisters in Resistance: How a German Spy, a Banker's Wife, and Mussolini's Daughter Outwitted the Nazis
Professor Mazzeo unravels a tangled knot of Fascist intrigue and family infighting in this riveting WWII history. At the center of the story are Italian foreign minister Galleazzo Ciano and his wife, Edda, Benito Mussolini's favorite daughter. In 1943, Ciano voted with the Fascist Party's Grand Council to oust Mussolini. His replacement was Ciano's archrival, Pietro Badoglio, who, in a bid to solidify his power, put Ciano under house arrest. This prompted Edda to approach a group of Nazi officials with a proposal: if they helped the Cianos flee to Spain, Edda would hand over her husband's diaries (which contained state secrets and unflattering depictions of Italian and German officials) so they could further their own aims with Hitler. After striking a deal, the family was betrayed and ended up in Germany, where SS agent Hilde Beetz fell in love with Ciano while seducing him into revealing the whereabouts of his diaries. Hitler eventually returned Mussolini to power and sent the Cianos back to Italy, where Ciano was executed in 1944. Soon after, Beetz brokered a deal between Edda and US intelligence, which wanted Ciano's diaries for evidence against the Nazis in postwar trials. Mazzeo efficiently relates these complex events and renders empathetic portraits of the story's main players. WWII buffs will be enthralled. — Publishers Weekly
Book may be ordered here
State-Private Networks and Intelligence Theory: From Cold War Liberalism to Neoconservatism
Neo-Cons. Examines the United States neoconservative movement, arguing that its support for the 2003 invasion of Iraq was rooted in an intelligence theory shaped by the policy struggles of the Cold War. The origins of neoconservative engagement with intelligence theory are traced to a tradition of labour anti-communism that emerged in the early 20th century and subsequently provided the CIA with key allies in the state-private networks of the Cold War era. Reflecting on the break-up of Cold War liberalism and the challenge to state-private networks in the 1970s, the book maps the neoconservative response that influenced developments in U.S. intelligence policy, counterintelligence, and covert action. With the labour roots of neoconservatism widely acknowledged but rarely systematically pursued, this new approach deploys the neoconservative literature of intelligence as evidence of a tradition rooted in the labour anti-communist self-image as allies rather than agents of the American state.
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CFP on "Domestic Intelligence Organizations in Non-Democratic Regimes" for the International Journal of Intelligence and CounterIntelligence
The resurgence of authoritarianism in the 21st century coincides with transformations in intelligence that offer states greater surveillance capabilities than any other era of human history. This special issue will explore intelligence in non-democratic regimes to elicit insights on how these non-democratic intelligence cultures and practices might harness intelligence in the future compared to how they have in the past. The editors are particularly interested in case studies that focus less on theory and more on history and new evidence, although papers that offer original theoretical concepts are welcome.
Cybersecurity Faculty Positions Available Nationwide
Cybersecurity faculty, professionals, and master's or Ph.D. Graduates can explore employment opportunities with National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity designated institutions through the listings here.
National Academies Seeking Director for Intelligence Community Studies Board - Keck Center, Washington, DC
College in Lynchburg, VA Seeks Assistant Professor to teach Intelligence and National Security - Fall, Full-time
Liberty University is seeking a full time, residential, Assistant Professor to teach Intelligence and National Security courses in the School of Government. Courses support a curriculum which features a major or minor field of study in Strategic Intelligence Studies and include Introduction to Intelligence, Intelligence Analysis, Ethics in Intelligence, History of Intelligence, Intelligence and Military Operations, Strategic Intelligence, Counter Intelligence, Terrorism, Counter-terrorism and Psychological Operations. A minimum of a Master's Degree and extensive experience in the Intelligence profession is required.
Seeking Director of Global and National Security Programs - Univ of New Mexico
The University of New Mexico (UNM) invites applications for the part-time (.50 FTE) position of Director of Global and National Security Programs. This position will be for four years with the possibility of renewal and will report to the Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs.
Full-Time Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice (Intelligence Studies) - University of North Georgia, Dahlonega, GA
Job Summary: Type: Full-Time; Posted: 02/02/2022; Category: Criminal Justice; Job ID: 238891
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Intelligence, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL
Job Description: The Department of Security Studies and International Affairs (SSIA) at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL., invites candidates to apply for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Intelligence (GEOINT). The successful candidate should have experience in one or more of the domains related to intelligence and security with skillsets in technologies such as Geospatial Intelligence, Remote Sensing using Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), satellite imagery, as well as spatial analyses using Geographic Information Systems (GIS).
CDR Mike Brennan, Naval Intelligence
David Fitzgerald, Naval UDT and Other Operations
Tom Mack, USAF Space and Intelligence Expert
AFIO EDUCATIONAL EVENTS IN COMING TWO MONTHS....
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Thursday, 7 July 2022, 7pm CT - Zoom - San Antonio TX Virtual AFIO Chapter Meeting discusses Javelin anti-tank missile system and the M270 Multiple Rocket Launcher System - both supplied to Ukraine
The AFIO San Antonio, Texas Chapter (SATX) will be a real "shoot 'em up" session. Two segments to get you up to speed on the Javelin anti-tank missile system and the M270 Multiple Rocket Launcher System. Both weapons have been provided to Ukraine. Total program time is less than 30 minutes.
Thursday, 21 July 2022, 7:00 PM PDT - Virtual via Zoom - The Columbia River Chapter of the AFIO hosts Amb Browning discussing "Inside a U.S. Embassy."
Please join us for a virtual presentation by Ambassador Steven A. Browning entitled "Inside A U.S. Embassy" geared toward an audience with a background in federal service. There will be a short question and answer session following the presentation. Ambassador Browning retired from the Senior Foreign Service holding the rank of Career Minister in December of 2014 and his bio is attached FYI. We look forward to the opportunity to hear from Ambassador Browning and are very fortunate to secure his time in this presentation.
Other Upcoming Events from Advertisers, Corporate Sponsors, and Others
Sunday, 10 July 2022, 2 - 3:30pm EDT - Virtual - Subchaser: Finding and Tracking Soviet Submarines in the P-3C by The Cold War Museum
On July 10, CWM is turning to one of our star presenters, Don Stanton, to tell us about one of the most important preventive measures we took during the Cold War to forestall a nuclear attack. What if your nuclear-armed opponent could approach your coast without being detected? That would be unfortunate, since it would cut your warning time drastically if there were a massive attack nuclear missile attack. And what about the other main kind of submarine, the hunter-killers who were prowling to attack your own submarines? What the Soviets didn't know for a long time about both of those kinds of submarines is that we knew where all of theirs were at all times, thanks to a multi-layered system that initially detected Soviet subs far from our coasts using undersea sensors (SOSUS), then had them tracked by our own hunter-killer submarines, which were much quieter than theirs. But we had another tracking element that was much faster and more mobile for acquiring Soviet subs via sound, then tracking them. That was our squadrons of P-3 Orion aircraft, designed and equipped for this task. (One of the U.S.'s longstanding advantages in establishing and maintaining air superiority in multiple situations has been the range of specialized aircraft we can array in a coordinated manner to do specific tasks in sequence.) What vital role did the P-3s play then (and now) in defending against nuclear attack from below the sea's surface? What was it like to fly in one during the Cold War? Don Stanton knows because he was there, doing this work. Ride along with him as he takes on P-3 actions he experienced, explaining how it looked and felt on these vital missions.
Monday, 18 - 19 Jul 2022, 8:25 AM - 4:30 PM EDT - Online - North American Society for Intelligence History 2022 Conference
The North American Society for Intelligence History will hold its second conference online.
Thursday, 21 July 2022, 1800/6:00 PM EDT; 1700/5:00 PM CDT; 1500/3:30 PM PDT; 1200 /12:00 PM HST - Virtual GoToMeeting - NIP Virtual Speaker Event on "Russia-Ukraine Lessons Learned"
Naval Intelligence Professionals hosts Jeff Ringhausen, Senior Naval Intelligence Manager Russia and Eurasia, Office of Naval Intelligence, discussing "Russia-Ukraine Lessons Learned."
Wednesday, 27 July 2022 - See Website - CIRA National Summer Lunch Features John Brennan
Please join your CIRA colleagues for our Summer National Lunch!
Tuesday, 2 August 2022, 6 - 7:30pm EDT - Virtual - The OSS Society's "Oh So Social" Conversation Series features General David Petraeus + Dr. Michael Vickers
Thursday, 27 October 2022, 4:30 - 6:30 pm - Hanover, MD - Cocktails and Codebreakers Event
Please join the National Cryptologic Foundation (NCF) and the Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) for Cocktails and Codebreakers, a celebration of women in codebreaking.
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