Some intelligence analysts believe that the number could be higher.
Intelligence analysts said that an attack could come at any time.
From 1978 to 1980, he was an intelligence analyst on Iran.
American intelligence analysts estimate the number at between 5,000 and 8,000.
The department, as envisioned by the administration, will have its own intelligence analysts.
But the intelligence analysts differ over how soon such a test may come.
For intelligence analysts, the tape provided a critical piece of information.
His difficulties with the agency's intelligence analysts are now a matter of record.
Western intelligence analysts have said they believe the hostages are still being kept in the city.
Intelligence analysts are supposed to keep political calculations out of their work.