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wikileaks

Why would Wikileaks choose to release all of these valuable secrets about CIA hacking capabilities? Recall that our own intelligence community has established that Wikileaks is...
bds

The Boycott, Divest, and Sanctions (BDS) movement is the most prominent effort today to single out and delegitimize the State of Israel. In recent months,...
Donald Trump

It was smart of Donald Trump to spend part of his first full day as president visiting Langley to reassure CIA employees spooked by his...
OSS

All but forgotten today, the Office of Strategic Services was America’s first civilian intelligence agency. Hastily organized after the start of World War II by...
CIA

Donald Trump’s throwaway line, during the September 7 national-security forum, about his intelligence briefers allegedly criticizing President Barack Obama and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton has...

Mike Morrell, former deputy director of the CIA and a well-respected intelligence professional, has a new book out in which he claims that Edward Snowden’s...

Back in December, as her swan song at the head of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Senator Dianne Feinstein released a report written exclusively by Democratic...

Osama bin Laden may have been more famous, but arguably the most influential and successful terrorist of modern times was Imad Mughniyah. A poor Shiite...

The possibility of prosecution continues to hang over Gen. David Petraeus, whom federal prosecutors appear prepared to indict on charges that he leaked classified information...

Hard on the heels of the release of the Senate Intelligence Committee’s report on the use of torture by the CIA after the 9/11 attacks,...

The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence’s CIA “torture report” is a symbol of partisan venality. The old adage garbage-in, garbage-out holds true. One former CIA...

When I worked in the Bush White House and revelations about enhanced interrogation techniques became public, I spoke with several people, both within and outside...