The Blotter: The CIA has received secret presidential approval to mount a covert "black" operation to destabilize the Iranian government, c
May 21, 2007

The Blotter:

The CIA has received secret presidential approval to mount a covert "black" operation to destabilize the Iranian government, current and former officials in the intelligence community tell the Blotter on ABCNews.com---Officials say the covert plan is designed to pressure Iran to stop its nuclear enrichment program and end aid to insurgents in Iraq.---Still, some fear that even a nonlethal covert CIA program carries great risks....read on

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