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An Army colonel has resigned from his post after a military investigation determined he had been “intentionally targeted” by the NSA.

The Army, however, declined to say if the colonel had been charged.

The investigation was launched after a whistleblower told The New York Times that Army intelligence officers were trying to gather information on U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) and his staff during a May 2015 hearing.

Wyden had accused the Army of conducting a massive spying campaign against his office, a claim the Army denies.

Wyden’s office has repeatedly asked the Army to provide more information about its surveillance activities, including whether any military members were targeted.

In a statement, the Army said it had been investigating a “number of allegations” in connection with the whistleblower.

The statement added that it was “currently reviewing the results of the investigation.”

The investigation by the Army’s Criminal Investigation Command concluded that the colonel, Sgt. 1st Class William J. Mears, had been targeted because he was an officer assigned to an Army intelligence unit.

That unit is the Special Operations Division of the Army Intelligence Command.

According to a report from the Army, Mears had been assigned to the Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) unit that investigates allegations of improper surveillance by the CIA, FBI, and NSA.

Mears told investigators he had only been working in the Intelligence section of the unit since October 2015, and had only recently retired.

The unit was “pursuing a number of allegations of potential violations of the laws, regulations, and policies of the United States,” the Army wrote.

Mear also told investigators that “his duties and responsibilities as an Army officer” included helping to oversee the ISR’s investigation of the leaks, the investigation of Wyden’s staff, and the conduct of internal disciplinary proceedings.

“These actions were not intended to compromise the integrity of the ISRs investigation or any other ISRs unit,” the report states.

According the report, a “high degree of confidence” was also placed in Mears’s testimony that he had not personally seen classified information on a secure computer system during the whistleblower’s March 2015 testimony before Congress.

The whistleblower’s report also said he had “no knowledge” of any classified information he had provided to an FBI informant and that he “did not know that any classified documents had been intercepted by any other intelligence agencies.”

Mears resigned from the unit and the investigation is ongoing, according to The Times.

The resignation follows a public inquiry into the spying allegations by the Senate Armed Services Committee, which called the whistleblower a whistleblower.

The report comes after Wyden launched an investigation into the NSA surveillance of Congress in 2015.

According to Wyden, the spying campaign was ordered by former President Donald Trump.

In the letter sent to the NSA on Wednesday, Mear, the officer who was reassigned to the intelligence unit, told the Army he would be “happy to work with any team that would assist the committee in addressing the matters raised by this matter.”

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