- New York Times 19:28June 4, 2021Iran’s Proxies in Iraq Threaten U.S. With More Sophisticated WeaponsIran-backed militias in Iraq are suspected of carrying out recent drone strikes on sensitive American targets in Iraq, evading U.S. defenses.
< Central Intelligence Agency, Asaib Ahl al-Haq, Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps, Kataib Hezbollah, Defense Department, Suleimani, Qassim, Muhandis, Abu Mahdi al- (1954-2020), Ghaani, Esmail, Baghdad (Iraq), Erbil (Iraq), Iran, Iraq, Drones (Pilotless Planes), United States Defense and Military Forces, United States International Relations, Military Aircraft, Security and Warning Systems >
- New York Times 16:14May 14, 2021Spy Agencies Seek New Allies in Afghanistan as U.S. WithdrawsThe move signals an acknowledgment by Western intelligence agencies that they are preparing for the likely collapse of the central government and a return to civil war.
< Afghanistan War (2001- ), Espionage and Intelligence Services, Central Intelligence Agency, Northern Alliance, Al Qaeda, Taliban, Afghanistan, Terrorism, September 11 (2001), War Crimes, Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity, Massoud, Ahmed Shah >
- New York Times 12:00April 27, 2021Biden Administration Hopes to Learn Fate of U.S. Hostage in SyriaWhile hopes for the return of Austin Tice have faded, the top American hostage negotiator says he believes the former journalist is still alive.
< Tice, Austin, Kidnapping and Hostages, Central Intelligence Agency, Syria, United States International Relations, Dawes, Kevin Patrick, Goodwin, Samuel R, Kamalmaz, Majd, United States Politics and Government >
- New York Times 21:09April 16, 2021In Russia, a Military Buildup That Can’t be MissedRussia’s massing of tanks and infantry along its southwestern border with Ukraine was meant to send a message, analysts say.
< United States International Relations, Embargoes and Sanctions, Russia, Ukraine, Defense and Military Forces, Putin, Vladimir V, Diplomatic Service, Embassies and Consulates, Federal Security Service, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Central Intelligence Agency, Biden, Joseph R Jr, Burns, William J, Trump, Donald J, Peskov, Dmitri S, Shoigu, Sergei K, Zelensky, Volodymyr >
- Breitbart News 19:29February 24, 2021Biden's CIA Nominee Has Close Ties to Communist ChinaPresident Joe Biden's nominee to run the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), William Burns, has a history of cooperation organizations linked to the Chinese Communist Party (CCP).
< Asia, National Security, Politics, CCP, Central Intelligence Agency, Chinese Communist Party (CCP), nominee, Senate, U.S. State Department >
- Breaking Defense 00:08January 13, 2021New IC Commercial Space Council Hopes To Speed Intel To UsersNRO, NGA, CIA, DIA and NSA are the “standing members” of the new council, says its chairman David Gauthier of NGA.
< Air Warfare, Intelligence, Space, Capella Space, Central intelligence agency, commercial satellite imagery, David Gauthier, Defense Intelligence Agency, Hawkeye 360, intelligence community, John Ratcliffe, National Geospatial Intelligence Agency, National Reconnaissance Office, National Security Agency, Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI), Peter Muend, remote sensing >