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Justice Dept. to Combine Intelligence Units

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Justice Dept. to Combine Intelligence Units

Justice Dept. to Combine Intelligence Units

Justice Dept. to Combine Intelligence Units

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The Justice Department, following the recommendations of the Smith-Robb panel's report, will consolidate its counterterrorism, espionage and intelligence units. The president will ask Congress to create the new office of assistant attorney general for national security to oversee the unit. Ari Shapiro reports.

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