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May 22, 2017
China backs up security, no comment over report of killing 20 CIA sourcesChina defended its right to investigate actions threatening national security but declined to comment on a report that authorities killed or jailed up to 20 Central Intelligence Agency sources.
May 19, 2017
Swedish prosecutors drop rape probe against Julian Assange: What now for the WikiLeaks founder?Prison time in Britain? A life in Ecuador? Extradition to the United States? Another five years in Ecuador's London embassy? WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's future could now follow many different paths.
May 11, 2017
CIA sets up Korea Mission Centre to address nuclear and ballistic missile threatThe CIA has established a Korea Mission Centre to address "the nuclear and ballistic missile threat posed by" North Korea and its "unpredictable" leader Kim Jong-un, the US agency revealed in a statement.
Mar 08, 2017
WikiLeaks releases documents exposing alleged CIA hacking programmeThe CIA can turn your TV into a listening device, bypass popular encryption apps, and possibly control your car, according to a trove of alleged documents from the US spy agency released on Tuesday by WikiLeaks.
Oct 31, 2014
US spy agencies spent nearly $68 billion in 2014US spy agencies spent nearly $68 billion in fiscal year 2014, about the same level of spending on intelligence gathering in the previous year.
Jun 07, 2014
Can neither confirm nor deny that this is our 1st tweet: CIA wins TwitterAnd its first tweet, "We can neither confirm nor deny that this is our first tweet", was retweeted as many as 170,000 times. Nearly a lakh people made it their favourite tweet.
Jan 07, 2013
Obama taps Hagel for Pentagon, Brennan for CIAPresident Barack Obama on Monday will nominate Chuck Hagel as his next defense secretary and counterterrorism adviser John Brennan to lead the Central Intelligence Agency, two potentially controversial picks for his second-term national security team.
Jun 29, 2012
Reformed defence export rules in India's favour: USThe US has identified India as one of the countries that would benefit from Pentagon's ambitious plan to reform rules and regulations that govern its defence exports.
Apr 14, 2012
Drone strikes will go on in Pakistan: US officialsThe White House has no intention to end CIA drone strikes against militant targets on Pakistani soil, US officials say, possibly setting the two countries up for diplomatic tensions.
Jan 09, 2012
Iranian-American sentenced to death for spying in IranIran's Revolutionary Court sentenced an Iranian-US man to death for spying for the CIA, the semi-official Fars news agency reported on Monday.