Chris Simmons created HUMAN CHESS after a long and distinguished career with the US Army and the Defense Intelligence Agency. A badge-carrying Special Agent and student of human nature, he learned how to combine behavior analysis, body language, psychology, and statement profiling to understand, predict and shape the actions of others.
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Chris Simmons

Is an internationally renowned authority on espionage issues, especially Cuba’s world-class intelligence services. An Army paratrooper turned master spy-catcher and terrorist hunter, he is:
  • One of America’s most successful spy-catchers, having destroyed or crippled the careers of over 80 spies, including Ana Belen Montes, Dr. Alberto Coll, and 14 Cuban spies serving under diplomatic cover.
  • A highly decorated four-time war veteran (Grenada, Balkans, Iraq, Afghanistan), his interrogation operations were so feared by Al Qaeda that his interviewing center earned the nicknames, “The Cemetery” and “The Devil’s Den.”
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Human Chess

Why Everything You Think About Aging May Be Wrong

As We Get Older, Friendships, Creativity and Satisfaction With Life Can Flourish By Anne Tergesen, Wall Street Journal Everyone knows that as we age, our minds and bodies decline—and life inevitably becomes less satisfying and enjoyable. Everyone knows that cognitive decline is inevitable. Everyone knows that as we get older, we become less productive at […]

Cuba Confidential

Espías cubanos miran con interés el proceso de paz en Colombia

Antonio Maria Delgado, adelgado@elnuevoherald.com El servicio de inteligencia cubano, que desde hace décadas se ha mantenido muy activo a lo largo de América Latina, ha estado fortaleciendo sus operaciones en Colombia en los últimos años, lo que refleja un mayor interés en el país sudamericano y en los prospectos de una incorporación a la vida […]