Dead Drop: May 17


  1. A location to secretly pass information without a face-to-face meeting.

Each week we hope to give our readers tidbits of gossip from the world of national security and intelligence. The Dead Drop is a source of fun or intriguing news you can't get anywhere else.

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Below is our recent intelligence collection:

Each week, the Dead Drop utilizes its own sources and methods to bring you the very latest gossip and interesting nuggets from the world of national security.  But of course, you must be ‘in the club’ to access the Drop.  Here are some hints:

It can be accessed via login or by signing up to become a Cipher Brief Member

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