Lawmakers question whether CIA nominee misled Congress

2017-11-12 11:02

Two former CIA employees are accusing the Trump administration's choice for CIA watchdog of being less than candid over whistleblower complaints.

Teen pleads guilty to hacking CIA chief's computer

2017-10-06 22:57

A British teenager has admitted trying to hack into the computers of the director of the CIA and other US government officials.

US interrogates detainees in Yemen prisons rife with torture

2017-06-22 10:07

Hundreds of men swept up in the hunt for al-Qaeda militants have disappeared into a secret network of prisons in southern Yemen where abuse is routine and torture extreme, an investigation has found.

China backs security services after spy deaths report

2017-05-22 16:46

China has defended its right to investigate actions threatening national security but declined to comment on a report that authorities killed or jailed up to 20 CIA sources.

North Korea says it will seek extradition of plot culprits

2017-05-11 17:29

North Korean will seek the extradition of anyone involved in what it says was a CIA-backed plot to kill leader Kim Jung Un last month with a biochemical poison

North Korea accuses CIA of plot to assassinate Kim Jong-Un

2017-05-05 14:29

North Korea is accusing the CIA of plotting with South Korea to assassinate leader Kim Jong-Un, amid soaring tensions in the flash point region.

US officials target CIA contractors after leaks - report

2017-03-12 22:45

US authorities probing the recent leak of secret materials are focusing on past CIA contractors who may have been upset over job losses, the Wall Street Journal reports.

Assange accuses CIA of 'devastating incompetence'

2017-03-09 22:40

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has accused the CIA of "devastating incompetence" for keeping hacking secrets in one place and said he would work with tech giants to develop fixes after he leaked them.

No more love for WikiLeaks from Trump after CIA hacked

2017-03-09 06:52

When WikiLeaks published the hacked emails of Hillary Clinton's campaign manager last year, then-candidate Donald Trump had one thing to say: "I love WikiLeaks."

Ex-CIA agent freed in Europe thanks Trump administration

2017-03-02 21:30

A former American CIA agent released from prison in Portugal hours before her planned extradition to Italy has thanked President Donald Trump for helping her.


CIA releases 470 000 more files from Osama bin Laden raid

2017-11-02 10:40

The CIA is releasing never-before-seen video of Osama bin Laden's son and potential successor – part of a trove of material recovered during the May 2011 raid that killed the al-Qaeda leader at his compound in Pakistan.

CIA chief says nuclear war not imminent

2017-08-13 19:14

CIA director Mike Pompeo has offered assurances there was "nothing imminent" in the US stand-off with nuclear-armed North Korea.

Hands off US election, ex-CIA director says he warned Russia

2017-05-24 19:02

US intelligence agencies learned last summer of contacts between Trump campaign associates at a time when officials knew the Kremlin was trying to interfere in the 2016 election.

Trump defends sharing terrorism 'facts' with Russians

2017-05-16 20:00

President Donald Trump defends his decision to share 'facts pertaining to terrorism' and airline safety with Russia.

Curious Trump team query now seen as Russia warning sign

2017-05-07 06:52

A query from Donald Trump's transition team for a classified CIA profile on Russia's ambassador to the US, Sergey Kislyak, is now being seen as a warning sign.

McCain to Trump: Provide wiretap evidence or retract claim

2017-03-13 09:04

The House intelligence committee is asking the Trump administration for evidence backing up his claim about wiretaps at Trump Plaza.

WikiLeaks offers CIA hacking tools to tech companies

2017-03-10 13:03

Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, said the group will work with technology companies to close gaps identified in thousands of CIA documents it published this week.

CIA blasts WikiLeaks for publishing secret documents

2017-03-09 15:01

The Central Intelligence Agency accused WikiLeaks of endangering Americans, helping US rivals and hampering the fight against terror threats by releasing what the anti-secrecy site claimed was a trove of CIA hacking tools

10 years gone: No word of ex-FBI man lost in Iran on CIA job

2017-03-08 17:57

It's been 10 years since former FBI agent Robert Levinson disappeared while in Iran on an unauthorised CIA mission, and his family is still waiting for answers.

Portugal to extradite ex-CIA agent to Italian jail

2017-02-21 22:30

A Portuguese court has instructed police to extradite a former CIA agent to Italy, where she has to serve a sentence over involvement in a US interrogation programme.

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