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Twetten, Thomas A. - (United States)

ID: 243774
Organisation: LeC
Land des Treffens: unknow im Jahr unknow

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Twetten joined the CIA in 1959. Over a 34 year career, he worked his way up to Deputy Director of Operations (DDO), a job he held from 1991 to 1993. He was posted to Benghazi, Libya during the 1967 Arab-Israeli war. There, he developed a friendship with Richard Calder, who went on to become Deputy Director of Administration (DDA) in 2001. In 1988, he was head of the Near East Division of the CIA's Directorate of Operations. He had a significant impact on the events in Afghanistan immediately before the Soviet Union's withdrawal. He later described Bill Clinton as "personally afraid of any connection with the CIA".

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