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Office of Director of National Intelligence

Standardize the Transliteration of Foreign Names into English

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The recent Washington Post story on “Top Secret America” has brought many of the inefficiencies involved in the intelligence community to the attention of the public. In order to address at least one aspect of the problem, my idea is to standardize the transliteration of foreign names so that the same Arabic/Chinese/Hebrew etc. name will be put into English letters with the same spelling.

As it is now, each agency... more »


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