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Former FBI director defends agency

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- Former FBI Director Louis Freeh defended the pre-Sept. 11 performance of his agency before Congress Tuesday. He said the FBI and CIA had been "fully integrated"

Commentary: Fiddling while U.S. burns

WASHINGTON, June 10 (UPI) -- The new Cabinet-level security department announced by President George W. Bush should be a step in the right direction. But is it?
MARTIN SIEFF, UPI Senior News Analyst

Analysis: The industrious spies - III

SKOPJE, Macedonia, May 15 (UPI) -- Then, of course, there is Echelon. Exposed on March 2000 by the European Parliament with great fanfare, this telecommunications interception network, run by the US, UK, New Zealand, Australia, and Canada has become the focus of bitter mutual recrimination
SAM VAKNIN, UPI Senior Business Correspondent

The Almanac

Today is Saturday, May 4, the 124th day of 2002 with 241 to follow. The moon is in its last quarter. There are no morning stars.
By United Press International

UPI's Capital Comment for Thurs., March 7

WASHINGTON, March 7 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press
By United Press International

Bush-Taliban allegations remain cloudy

WASHINGTON, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- A book recently published in France makes two remarkable claims: The Bush administration was negotiating an oil pipeline with the Taliban until last summer; and
MIKE KIRKLAND, UPI Legal Affairs Correspondent

Detainees top 1,110

WASHINGTON, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- More than 1,100 people have been arrested or detained in the wake of the Sept. 11 terror attacks, the Justice Department said Thursday.
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WAP99071302 - JULY 13 1999 - WASHINGTON, DC: U. S. Attorney General Janet Reno, right, talks to FBI director Louis Freeh before giving testimony during a House Armed Services Committee hearing. Reno and Freeh were testifying on export controls for encryption software July 13, in Washington, D. C. jr/Joel Rennich (UPI)
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Louis Joseph Freeh (born January 6, 1950) was the 10th Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, serving from September 1993 to June 2001.

Freeh began his career as an agent of the FBI, and was later an assistant United States Attorney and a United States district court judge, the position he held when appointed FBI director. He is now a lawyer and consultant in the private sector.

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