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"Beirut" is a 2018 critically acclaimed action thriller set in Beirut during the Lebanese civil war. In 1972 Beirut, American diplomat Mason Skiles (Jon Hamm) hosts a cocktail party that ends with a tragic terrorist attack. Ten years later, CIA operatives (Rosamund Pike and Dean Norris) are caught in the crossfire of the civil ...
During the Bush years, Haspel oversaw a black site in Thailand where CIA operatives regularly waterboarded prisoners. In 2005, she destroyed video recordings of the torture which was performed under her watch. Thanks to an executive order from Barack Obama and a bipartisan ban issued by ...

WASHINGTON -- In ordering the largest mass expulsion of Russian diplomats ever, the U.S. and its allies have upped the ante in an East-West spy game that dates to the Cold War and cast light on an unspoken but widespread practice in the cloak-and-dagger world: sending operatives abroad ... Russia Spies
WASHINGTON -- In ordering the largest mass expulsion of Russian diplomats ever, the U.S. and its allies have upped the ante in an East-West spy game that dates to the Cold War and cast light on an unspoken but widespread practice in the cloak-and-dagger world: sending operatives abroad ...
A man who is critically ill after being exposed to an unknown substance in Wiltshire is a Russian national convicted of spying for Britain, the BBC understands. Sergei Skripal was one of four prisoners released by Moscow in exchange for 10 US spies in 2010, as part of a swap. He was later flown to the UK. Russian spy

JEREMY CORBYN was monitored by the CIA over his links with a Marxist trade union, it emerged today. The Labour boss went to a conference in El Salvador hosted by the far-left Fenastras union. Jeremy Corbyn was linked to a radical trade union in the 1980s. UPP:Universal Pictorial Press and Agency. 3. Russian spy
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, wearing a military uniform, gestures as he delivers a speech during the 67th founding anniversary of the First Scout Ranger regiment in San Miguel town, Bulacan province, north of Manila, Philippines November 24, 2017. REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco Reuters. MANILA ... Russian spy
North Korean soldiers stand at their watchtower in February, 2016 on the banks of the Yalu River in the North Korean town of Sinuiju. (Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images). For the past several years, humanitarian groups and nongovernmental organizations have combed commercial satellite imagery in ... Russian spy
NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to New York Times reporter Matthew Rosenberg about his story on the U.S. government's bungled attempt to reclaim stolen cybersecurity weapons from Russian operatives. LULU GARCIA-NAVARRO, HOST: A Russian operative, a suitcase full of cash, a secret meeting in ... Russian spy
WASHINGTON – A Russian promising to turn over stolen hacking tools and compromising information on President Donald Trump fleeced American spies for $100,000 last year, The New York Times reported Friday. In a story worthy of a John le Carre novel that included secret handovers of USB drives in ... Russian spy
BERLIN — After months of secret negotiations, a shadowy Russian bilked American spies out of $100,000 last year, promising to deliver stolen National Security Agency cyberweapons in a deal that he insisted would also include compromising material on President Trump, according to American and ... Russian spy
A man (right, wearing blue tie) identified by local Hong Kong media as former CIA agent Jerry Chun Shing Lee stands in front of a member of security at the unveiling of Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi' painting at the Christie's showroom in Hong Kong on on Oct. 13, 2017.Anthony Wallace / AFP - ... CIA
Kremlin hackers were responsible for cyber-attacks targeting the Winter Olympics in South Korea earlier this month, according to US intelligence. The unnamed sources told the Washington Post that the operatives most likely work for the Russian military agency GRU's Main Center for Special Technology ... CIA
A CIA assassination manual from 1953 features eerily identical instructions for throwing a man out of a window to his death. A series of CIA operatives mysteriously dropped dead when the inquiry led to them. On the strength of those clues, Eric spends most of his adult life running a one-man investigation. CIA
But US spies, frustrated at the Trump administration's refusal to acknowledge Russian electoral meddling, have leaked parts of the story to the US press, which has infuriated AIVD officials, who are upset that the US has rewarded their help by outing them and their methods. Between these hurt feelings and ... CIA
Washington (CNN) CIA Director Mike Pompeo said Tuesday that the US intelligence community still considers North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to be a "rational actor" but that assessment does not mean he is only developing nuclear weapons as a means to preserve his regime. "We do believe he would ... CIA

Ex-CIA Officer Arrested, Believed to Have Exposed Identities of U.S. Spies in China ... inspecting photographs of evidence found during these 2012 searches, it was discovered that the address book contained names and phone numbers of covert CIA operatives, and the addresses of some CIA facilities. CIA
The arrest last week of a former CIA officer suspected of spying for China exposed one of the most significant intelligence breaches in American history. But the damage is even worse than first reported, sources familiar with the matter tell NBC News. A secret FBI–CIA task force investigating the case ... CIA
A few tiny units, just a couple hundred American troops and CIA operatives, linked up with Afghan rebels and coordinated with U.S. air power to take on the Taliban. At the time, the Taliban controlled more than 90 percent of Afghanistan and hosted Osama bin Laden and his al-Qaida terrorist group that ... CIA
Veteran U.S. spies were elated to learn of the arrest this week of a suspect in a long-running mole hunt within the CIA's ranks. But their mood was tempered by skepticism that the man will ever face charges for what some believe is his role in the exposure and deaths of several CIA agents in China, ... CIA
A former CIA operative has been arrested after investigators suspected he secretly helped bring down America's network of informants in China. Jerry Chun Shing Lee, a 53-year-old US citizen, was intercepted after he arrived at John F. Kennedy airport in New York in the climax of a six-year investigation. CIA
Jared Kushner received a warning from U.S. counterintelligence officials last year that his friendship with Chinese-American businesswoman Wendi Deng Murdoch could be used by the Chinese government to its advantage. Citing officials privy to the issue, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday that ... CIA
Starting this week, the 2018 Sundance Film Festival gives us a first glimpse at the year in cinema, but even if you won't be at Park City, we're rounding up an initial glimpse at the premieres. After highlighting our most-anticipated films, bookmark this page for a continually-updated round-up of trailers and ... CIA
According to Bleecker Street, the company distributing the film, the plot centers around a top U.S. diplomat (Hamm), whose wife was killed in Lebanon in the 1970s. "Ten years later, he gets called back to a war-torn Beirut by CIA operatives (Pike, Dean Norris) with a mission only he can accomplish." ... CIA
Wartime has been a force multiplier for espionage ever since the Revolutionary War, when General George Washington was the founding father of the art of intelligence. In World War II, the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) advanced the practice, albeit tragically, with its Cassia Ring espionage network. CIA
US intelligence operatives in Cuba were among the first and most severely affected victims of a string of baffling sonic attacks which has prompted Washington to pull out more than half of its diplomatic staff from Havana, the Associated Press has learned. CIA
WASHINGTON — When North Korea launched a ballistic missile over Japan Monday, the $80 billion American intelligence-gathering apparatus had only hours of warning, U.S. officials told NBC News. It was the latest in a long history of apparent surprises by the rogue regime. Lately, the North Koreans ... CIA
China systematically dismantled CIA spying efforts in the country from 2010, killing or jailing more than a dozen covert sources, in a deep setback to US intelligence there, according to a report by The New York Times. The Times, quoting 10 current and former US officials who spoke on condition of ... CIA
US spies caught a Russian military-intelligence officer bragging about causing chaos in the upcoming US election six months before the vote, according to a new Time magazine cover story by Massimo Calabresi. Although a declassified intelligence report released in January concluded that Russia ... CIA
US spies are known, for instance, to have intercepted calls between his former national security advisor, Michael Flynn—who has pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about those calls—and the former Russian Ambassador, Sergey Kislyak. Trump later accused Susan Rice, a former national security adviser for ... CIA
As well as alleged crimes by American troops in Afghanistan, Bensouda wants to investigate the activities of CIA operatives in secret detention facilities in ... CIA
As well as alleged crimes by American troops in Afghanistan, Bensouda wants to investigate the activities of CIA operatives in secret detention facilities in ... CIA
As well as alleged crimes by American forces in Afghanistan, Bensouda wants to investigate CIA operatives for their roles in secret detention ... CIA
As well as alleged crimes by American troops in Afghanistan, Bensouda wants to investigate the activities of CIA operatives in secret detention ... CIA
Doug Laux and Ben Smith, stars of Finding Escobar's Millions on Discovery Channel, go to a billiard hall to meet with a trusted old friend, Joe ... CIA
The least interesting question about the Donald Trump presidency is why he doesn't trust the judgment of America's spy agencies. Eli Lake. CIA
By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, Manila, Philippines, Nov 12 – Donald Trump said Sunday he backed the US intelligence agencies which ... CIA
Discovery's new series Finding Escobar's Millions features the focused exploits of two former CIA operations officers, Doug Laux and Ben Smith ... CIA
Finding Escobar's Millions is a new series on Discovery following a search for the huge sums of cash that Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar ... CIA
John F Kennedy and his wife Jackie in the limousine as it makes its way through Dallas. Photo: Walt Cisco/Dallas Morning News. The New ... CIA
NEW YORK: The US Central Intelligence Agency thinks that North Korea`s Kim Jong-un is a rational actor who is focused on staying in power ... CIA
The United States should make it more expensive for Iran to engage in "adventurism" in the Middle East, CIA Director Mike Pompeo said ... CIA
The Cambridge, Massachusetts-based company had raised more than $150 million after pricing its IPO at $16. By the end of trading Thursday, ... CIA
Three powerful countries are now in the midst of a real-life spy game that has shown the world how a popular application meant to protect ... CIA
Some of the hardest-hit victims were US intelligence operatives, ... been remotely doing something mysterious to US spies' ears and brains. CIA
Between breathing new life into North Korea's internet connection and allegedly hacking NATO soldiers' smartphones, Russia's ongoing efforts ... CIA
HAVANA -- AP sources: US spies working under diplomatic cover in Havana among the first and most severely affected by attacks. CIA
US intelligence operatives in Cuba were among the first and most severely ... It was not until US spies, posted to the embassy under diplomatic ... CIA
The US intelligence community has not yet managed to come up with a clear explanation as to what, or who caused mysterious injuries ... CIA


 

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