FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION

1990 - 1998

Materials arranged chronologically.

Wannall, W. Raymond. "The FBI's Domestic Intelligence Operations: Domestic Security in Limbo." International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence 4, no. 4 (Winter 1990): 443-473.

Capps, Freddie L., Jr. "Espionage Awareness Programs." FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, Sep. 1991, 17-19.

Tomlinson, James E. "Foreign Counterintelligence: An FBI Priority." FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, Sep. 1991, 10-14.

ProQuest: This article presents a "brief overview of the FBI's foreign counterintelligence mission."

Wannall, W. Raymond. "The FBI's Counterintelligence Role." Foreign Intelligence Literary Scene 11, no. 3 (1992): 1-3.

Dobbs, Michael, and R. Jeffrey Smith. "The KGB's Keystone Kops: How the FBI Penetrated Moscow's Washington Spy Ring." WPNWE, 8-14 Mar. 1993, 11-12.

Allen, Henry. "J. Edgar Hoover's Fall from Fashion: It's Been a Long Slide from National Hero to Devil in a Black Dress." WPNWE, 29 Mar.-4 Apr. 1993, 10-11.

Devroy, Ann, and Michael Isikoff. "The Bureau's New Chief: Tough and Fair." WPNWE, 26 Jul.-1 Aug. 1993, 33.

Isikoff, Michael. "The FBI's Freeh Agent." WPNWE, 15-21 Nov. 1993, 10-11.

Wannall, W. Raymond. "Counterintelligence and Terrorism." Periscope 18, no. 6 (1993): 2.

"In the aborted bombing of U.N. Headquarters, New York City's Federal Building, and the Lincoln and Holland Tunnels, Hollywood could not have scripted a more perfect scenario to illustrate the importance to our lives and economy of counterintelligence operations."

Palmer, Elizabeth A. "Conferees Agree on Bigger Role for FBI in Spy Cases." Congressional Quarterly Weekly Report, 24 Sep. 1994, 2706.

House and Senate conferees completed work on the fiscal 1995 intelligence authorization bill on 22 September 1994. The conference committee "decided to clip the wings of the CIA, effectively placing the FBI in charge of all counterespionage investigations.... In return for the House's agreement to the FBI provision, Senate conferees dropped their objections to a satellite project backed by House members."

Ottaway, David B. "Frustrating the FBI." WPNWE, 24-30 Jul. 1995, 32.

The manhunt for Mir Aimal Kansi, wanted for the shootings outside CIA Headquarters on 25 January 1993, has been slowed by geography and Pakistani politics. At the end of March, the FBI reclassified Kansi as a suspected international terrorist. This allowed the use of the State Department's Counter-Terrorism Rewards Program to raise the reward offered for information leading to the arrest of Kansi to $2 million.

Cassata, Donna. "Spy Budget Cleared for Clinton; Plan for New Agency Curbed." Congressional Quarterly Weekly Report, 23 Dec. 1995, 3894-3895.

On 21 December 1995, the House and the Senate passed the fiscal 1996 intelligence authorization bill. "The bill reportedly authorizes about $28 billion." The measure allows the FBI to "obtain a court order to gain access to consumer credit reports and find the names and addresses of the financial institutions where an individual [under counterintelligence investigation] had an account."

Smith, R. Jeffrey, and Thomas W. Lippman. "Join the FBI, See the World." WPNWE, 26 Aug.-1 Sep. 1996, 32.

Weiner, Tim. "Spies Can't Even Trust Other Side to Follow the Rules These Days." New York Times, 12 Nov. 1996, A1, A4 (N).

McGee, Jim, and Roberto Suro. "Losing Confidence in the G-Men: The FBI Faces Congressional Criticism after Management Misfires and Computer Cost Overruns." WPNWE, 24 Mar. 1997, 29.

Barnes, James A. "Big Chill: The White House and the FBI." National Journal, 12 Apr. 1997, 720.

Johnston, David. "Justice Dept. Calls F.B.I. Derelict in Pursuit of C.I.A.'s Most Damaging Spy." New York Times, 18 Apr. 1997, A13 (N).

Gibbs, Nancy. "Under the Microscope: Once the Most Esteemed Federal Agency, the FBI Comes Under Attack for Sloppy Work." Time, 28 Apr. 1997, 28-35.

Thomas, Pierre, and Roberto Sura. "Halfway Around the World, Lure of Reward Triggered FBI Undercover Effort to Capture CIA Suspect." Washington Post, 19 Jun. 1997, A1, A10-11. "Going Global to Get Their Man." WPNWE, 23 Jun. 1997, 31.

On 15 June 1997, FBI agents captured Mir Aimal Kansi in a motel on Pakistan's border with Afghanistan. Kansi is accused of the murderous 1993 attack on motorists outside CIA headquarters. He was arraigned on murder charges on 18 June 1997 in Fairfax County, Virginia.

McGee, Jim. "Is the FBI Too Charged Up? The Agency's Growing Power Is Causing Concerns about Civil Liberties." WPNWE, 11 Aug. 1997, 6-9.

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