The Directorate of Operations was an arm of the CIA from 1 March 1973 when it replaced the Directorate of Plans. It was replaced in turn by the National Clandestine Service on 13 October 2005.
Deputy Director for Operations
- ↑ CIA Celebrates 60 Years, CIA, 15 March 2010.
- ↑ William H. Webster, Chronology of CIA's Senior Management Structure, CIA, 2 July 1991, archived at Federation of American Scientists.
- ↑ Steve Coll, Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001, Penguin, 2005, p.xv.
- ↑ Tim Weiner, Facing Ouster, Top U.S. Spy Plans to Retire, New York Times, 3 May 1995.
- ↑ MAYOR MICHAEL R. BLOOMBERG AND POLICE COMMISSIONER RAYMOND W. KELLY ANNOUNCE APPOINTMENT OF DAVID COHEN IN NEWLY-CREATED POST OF DEPUTY COMMISSIONER OF INTELLIGENCE, Office of the Mayor, City of New York, 24 January 2002.
- ↑ DCI Announces Departure of Jack Downing, CIA, 7 May 1999.
- ↑ CIA Deputy Director for Operations Announces Retirement, CIA, 4 June 2004.
- ↑ Mark Mazzetti, A Storied Operative Returns to the C.I.A., New York Times, 30 May 2006.
- ↑ Excerpts of Remarks by the CIA Director at Ceremony for the NCS Director, CIA, 28 August 2007.