Journal: Conflicted Loyalties

Cultural Intelligence, Ethics, Government

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(COMMENT:  Not a good day for the DGI…)

US analyst, wife sentenced for spying for Cuba

By PETE YOST, Associated Press Writer Pete Yost, Associated Press Writer 1 hr 13 mins ago

WASHINGTON – The 73-year-old great grandson of Alexander Graham Bell was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole for quietly spying for Cuba for nearly a third of a century from inside the State Department. His wife was sentenced to 5 1/2 years.

Retired intelligence analyst Kendall Myers said he meant his country no harm and stole secrets only to help Cuba’s people who “have good reason to feel threatened” by U.S. intentions of ousting the communist Castro government.

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