Aldrich Hazen Ames

Aldrich Hazen Ames

is a former Central Intelligence Agency counter-intelligence officer and analyst, who, in 1994, was convicted of spying for the Soviet Union and Russia.
I came into the Agency with a set of ideas and attitudes that were quite typical of people coming into the Agency at that time. You could call it liberal anti-communism.More Aldrich Hazen Ames quotes [07/14/2011 04:07:57]
I said in court a long time ago that I didn't see that the Soviet Union was significantly helped by the information I gave them, nor that the United States was significantly harmed.More Aldrich Hazen Ames quotes [07/14/2011 04:07:30]
I could have stopped it after they paid me the $50,000. I wouldn't even have had to go on to do more than I already had: just the double agents' names that I gave.More Aldrich Hazen Ames quotes [07/14/2011 04:07:03]
We had periodic crises in this country when the technical intelligence didn't support the policy. We had the bomber gap, the missile gap.More Aldrich Hazen Ames quotes [07/14/2011 04:07:56]
When I got the money, the whole burden descended on me, and the realization of what I had done. And it led me then to make the further step, a change of loyalties.More Aldrich Hazen Ames quotes [07/14/2011 04:07:04]

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