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By Linda Risso

This e-book bargains the 1st account of the basis, service provider and actions of the NATO details carrier (NATIS) through the chilly warfare.

During the chilly struggle, NATIS was once pivotal in bringing nationwide delegations jointly to debate their defense, details and intelligence matters and, whilst applicable or attainable, to plot a typical reaction to the ‘Communist threat’. while, NATIS liaised with our bodies just like the Atlantic Institute and the Bilderberg staff within the try and advertise a coordinated western reaction. The NATO archive fabric additionally indicates that NATIS performed its personal info and intelligence actions.

Propaganda and Intelligence within the chilly War

offers the 1st sustained examine of the heritage of NATIS in the course of the chilly conflict. analyzing the position of NATIS as a discussion board for the trade of rules and strategies approximately the right way to enhance and run propaganda programmes, this ebook offers a worldly figuring out of the level to which nationwide details firms collaborated. by way of concentrating on the measure of cooperation on cultural and data actions, this research of NATIS additionally contributes to the background of NATO as a political alliance and reminds us that NATO used to be – and nonetheless is – essentially a political corporation.

This booklet could be of a lot curiosity to scholars of NATO, chilly battle reviews, intelligence experiences, and IR in general.

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