The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is a civilian foreign intelligence service of the federal government of the United States, tasked with gathering, processing, and analyzing national security information from around the world, primarily through the use of human intelligence (HUMINT). As one of the principal members of the United States Intelligence Community (IC), the CIA reports to the Director of National Intelligence and is primarily focused on providing intelligence for the President and Cabinet of the United States.
CBS News senior national security contributor and former acting CIA director Michael Morell joins “CBS This Morning” to discuss Iran’s recent announcement that it shot down an American drone... CBS News - Published
Former President George H.W. Bush would have celebrated his 95th birthday on Wednesday. Business Insider reports Bush died in November, seven months after his wife, former first lady Barbara Bush. He..
Business Insider reports White House senior adviser Jared Kushner still would not blame Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for Jamal Khashoggi's death, during an Axios on HBO interview that aired..
The Justice Department has decided not to charge Julian Assange for his role in exposing some of the CIA’s most secret spying tools. This is according to a U.S. official and two other people familiar..
A former CIA operative suspected of being the espionage agent who helped bring down the network's operations in China has pled guilty to spying for Beijing. According to Newser, 54-year-old Jerry Chun..
More American troops are on their way to the Middle East Tuesday, with tensions between the U.S. and Iran growing. The U.S. believes Iran is behind attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. CBS News.. CBS News - Published
Joshua Adam Schulte was indicted on 13 counts in 2018, including the illegal transmission of lawfully possessed national defense information as well as three charges related to child pornography CBS News - Published
Brookings Institute senior fellow and former CIA analyst Jung Pak discusses the upcoming second summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and the issue of denuclearization, on.. CBS News - Published
Iran said on Monday it had exposed a large cyber espionage network it alleged was run by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), and that several U.S. spies had been arrested in different countries.. Reuters - Published
President Trump said neither the U.S. nor Iran are ready to talk after two tankers were attacked in the Gulf of Oman. So how much risk is there of a military conflict? Michael Morell, a former acting.. CBS News - Published
The interview plans suggest a focus in part on the intelligence agencies’ conclusion that President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia intervened in 2016 on behalf of the Trump campaign. NYTimes.com - Published
U.S. President Donald Trump took a public stance against the use of CIA informants to spy on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday, saying it would not happen on his watch and possibly taking away.. Reuters - Published