Thursday, February 25, 2016

400 Intel Pros Warn: ISIS Info Flawed - The Daily Beast

The “unusually high” number said that there were problems with the “integrity” of their reports as many have accused their bosses for skewing reports on ISIS.
Forty percent of analysts working at the U.S. military’s Central Command, which is running the war against ISIS, think there are problems with “analytic integrity” in their work, a top congressman said on Thursday.
Rep. Devin Nunes, chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, asked senior intelligence officials about the figure, which was discovered in a recent survey of analysts by the country’s top intelligence office. The survey was first reported by The Daily Beast this month....

-bth: the simple fact is as long as the intel is politically boiled, the result is that we fight wars we shouldn't fight and we find ourselves on the wrong side of history.