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TIME: How French Intelligence Missed the Charlie Hedbo Terrorists


TIME: How French Intelligence Missed the Charlie Hedbo Terrorists

February 23, 2015

Since the terrorist attack in Paris on the offices of “Charlie Hebdo,” French intelligence agencies are being pressured to explain why they were not keeping tabs on the militants responsible for the attack. This article, with contribution from START’s John Horgan, explains how the costs of high surveillance do not always come up in dividends.