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7th circle of hell – local post office to get a passport for noted media mogul Koji. The usual deal, no coordination, not enough ‘associates’ and very aggro NYC locals & Polish transplants. Your usual Saturday morning.

The 'Yadda Yadda Yadda' Doctrine: How Obama's Syria strategy is like 'Seinfeld'
Bruce Riedel, a 30-year veteran of the Central Intelligence Agency with vast counter-terrorism experience, said that action taken to “degrade” Assad's military capabilities will “inevitably” benefit Islamic extremists now fighting the regime. “The more …
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Pottstown merchant's fate for selling K2 hinges…
Ali, who reportedly was born in Yemen but is an American citizen, previously forfeited his passport to authorities. A jury convicted Ali of charges of corrupt organizations, possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance … Earlier this year …
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'NSA can break common Internet encryption'
The Guardian, The New York Times and journalistic non-profit ProPublica reported on Thursday that the US intelligence agency used a variety of means, ranging from the insertion of "back doors" in popular tech products and services, to supercomputers …
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According to some estimates, there are close to 90,000 Lebanese with U.S. passports residing in Lebanon. U.S. law requires that Americans pay taxes on their foreign income, as well as their domestic income. In an effort to address some foreign concerns …
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FP Passport: Russian Security Now Using Typewriters to Thwart the NSA
The agency, which guards Russian officials — the Russian equivalent of the U.S. Secret Service — is placing an order for typewriters, according to Russian newspapers Izvestia and the Moscow Times. The reason? Information security. "After the scandal …
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Despite US Pressure, Countries Have 'Substantial Discretion' on Extradition

Despite US Pressure, Countries Have 'Substantial Discretion' on Extradition
One is that Hong Kong permitted him to travel on his U.S. passport, notwithstanding the fact that the U.S. told Hong Kong that it had revoked the passport. Another possibility is that he was issued some kind of travel document, either a laissez-passer …
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AP Source: NSA leaker Snowden's passport revoked
WASHINGTON (AP) — The former National Security Agency contractor who disclosed information about highly classified surveillance programs has had his U.S. passport revoked, an official said Sunday. Edward Snowden's passport was annulled before he …
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Snowden's passport revoked
So some U.S. official LEAKED the information about the passport about the revocation of the guy who liked info to the press. I'm sure that David Gregory will be all over the AP reporter for this “adding and abetting”. fuzzyfuzzyfungus. It's just a leak …
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AP Source: NSA leaker Snowden's passport revoked
AP Source: NSA leaker Snowden's passport revoked. The former National Security Agency contractor who disclosed a highly classified surveillance program has had his U.S. passport revoked, an official said Sunday. By MATTHEW V. LEE. Associated Press …
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US revokes Edward Snowden's passport, urges Russia to expel whistleblower
The United States revoked Edward Snowden's passport on Sunday as his globe-trotting escapades took him from Hong Kong to Moscow and on, he hopes, to Ecuador. A State Department representative confirmed the move, and said Snowden should be …
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Asylum In Latin America: Famous Cases Of People Who Sought Refuge
While never prosecuted in the United States, Agee was denied a U.S. passport in 1987 over alleged links to Cuban intelligence. He lived underground in France and Germany, but in his later years spent most of his time in Havana, even opening a travel …
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Edward Snowden: the whistleblower behind the NSA surveillance revelations

Edward Snowden: the whistleblower behind the NSA surveillance revelations
"Much of what I saw in Geneva really disillusioned me about how my government functions and what its impact is in the world," he says. "I realised that I was part of something that was doing far more harm than good." He said … Asked by reporters to …
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Little things that made it big in the Fifties
… involved – a difference of £50 million. In the post-Gordon Brown era, no sum below £10 billion seems to make much difference. … It is fair to add, however, that the grammar school was not the only passport to success. In 1958, young David Jones …

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Always have a valid US passport
He will leave from New York this weekend and arrive in Kingston the same day. Yesterday, I noticed that his United States passport expires in two weeks but he will be in Jamaica for the whole summer. … If a US citizen is abroad and they do not have a …
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Russia Expels American on Spy Allegations
MOSCOW—Russian authorities expelled an American they accused of being a Central Intelligence Agency officer operating under diplomatic cover on Tuesday, posing a new potential setback to recent U.S. efforts to rebuild frayed ties with Moscow. …. an …
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Timeline: Where were FBI's vast spy powers after Boston warnings?
November 2009 – The New York Review of Books reports that the NSA is constructing a data storage and mining center in the Utah desert which will store "yottabytes" of data on surveillance subjects. The articles reports: "Once vacuumed up and stored in …