Unocal links to U.S. military and CIA
* Robert Oakley, U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan, played important role for CIA in aiding the Afghan Mujahadeen in the 1980s, was later employed by Unocal.
* Donald Rice, Secretary of the Air Force under George Bush Sr., was CEO of the RAND Corp. and is now on Unocal's board of directors.
* Charles Larson, former Commander in Chief of the U.S. Navy's Pacific Command is on Unocal's board of directors.
* Donations to Republicans: Unocal gave $125,000 in soft money to the Republicans in 1999 and spent over $1.4 million in lobbying to insure its special interests were represented by the U.S. government.