Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Meet Ted Shackley

"He was also said to be the director of the "Phoenix Program" during the Vietnam War, as well as the CIA station chief in Laos between 1966-1968, and Saigon station chief from 1968 through February 1972...

"Former CIA chief, Richard Helms described Shackley as a quadruple threat at his inauguration into the CIA Hall of Fame in 1979. "Ted," said Helms at the time, "Is what we call in the spook business a quadruple threat---Drugs, Arms, Money and Murder.."

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theodore_Shackley