Tom A. PeterJanuary 8, 2010 06:22Updated May 30, 2010 12:18
AMMAN, Jordan — Days after a Jordanian intelligence official was killed in a suicide blast in Afghanistan alongside seven CIA operatives, details about the country’s relationship with the American intelligence service continue to emerge.
Jordanian Army Capt. Sharif Ali bin Zeid, a distant relative of Jordan’s King Abdullah II, had been managing a Jordanian informant that his country’s intelligence service recruited to help track down Al Qaeda’s No. 2, Ayman al-Zawahiri.