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Romania Agreed To Host CIA ‘Black Sites’ To Be Accepted Into NATO – Ex Spy Chief – 15 December 2014

RT logoRomania allowed the CIA to use a number of sites on its territory, a former head of the country’s intelligence confessed. He added that Bucharest’s bid to join NATO at the time prevented it from asking the US about the purposes of the sites.

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The sites in question were called “transit centers” and Romania was unaware of whether they were used for detention, Ioan Talpes, who headed Romania’s Foreign Intelligence Service from 2000 to 2004, told the daily Adevarul in a video interview posted online on Saturday.

The Romanian side was not interested in what the Americans were doing, purposely to show them that they could trust us,” said Talpes.

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