His career in secret intelligence came by chance, like many before and after him.
Once he had taken a first step into the world of secret intelligence, many people here said, retreat would have been difficult.
Acting on secret intelligence, police searched the home in November 2003.
The end of the cold war offers an opportunity to shift emphasis from secret intelligence to open discussion.
It throws useful light on the contribution made by secret intelligence.
He wasn't boasting about being a spy and working for secret intelligence.
Whether in or out of office he always enjoyed the sense of power that secret intelligence provided.
Matthew, who works in secret intelligence, has discovered that his parents were murdered over a sensitive political document.
Those monies were used to finance relatively modest secret intelligence and military operations.
The Bush administration, like its predecessors, has also used formal, public declassification of secret intelligence for policy purposes.