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Intelligence Chiefs Say They Weren’t ‘Pressured’ to Intervene in FBI Investigation

Intelligence Chiefs Say They Weren’t ‘Pressured’ to Intervene in FBI Investigation

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said he has “never been pressured” to intervene in an ongoing investigation, but he would not say whether President Trump asked him to influence the FBI’s
James Clapper Flashback: Muslim Brotherhood Is 'Largely Secular' and 'Has Eschewed Violence'

James Clapper Flashback: Muslim Brotherhood Is 'Largely Secular' and 'Has Eschewed Violence'

In 2011, James Clapper described the Muslim Brotherhood — an Islamist umbrella organization and the progenitor of Islamic terrorist organizations such as Hamas — as a “largely secular” network of

One name was noticeably absent from Trump’s list of officials he will strip security clearances from

The White House said this week President Donald Trump is considering stripping security clearances from six former high-level government employees, five of whom worked during…
US spies want to know how to identify compromised AI

US spies want to know how to identify compromised AI

The US government’s research arm for intelligence organizations, IARPA, is looking for ideas on how to detect “Trojan” attacks on artificial intelligence, according to government…
Trump Just Berated His Own Intelligence Chiefs, Called Them 'Passive and Naive' for Disagreeing With Him

Trump Just Berated His Own Intelligence Chiefs, Called Them 'Passive and Naive' for Disagreeing With Him

President Donald Trump took to Twitter Wednesday to berate his own intelligence officials for not understanding the true danger that Iran poses. Read more...

Trump Is ‘Enraged’ With Dan Coats for Undercutting His North Korea ‘Policy Goals’

"This has been a tense relationship for a long time," said one former intelligence official.

Former Military Officials Sue Trump Administration for Requiring Approval to Publish Books

Former US intelligence and military officials are suing the the Trump administration over a policy that requires them to submit book manuscripts for review, sometimes holding up publication for over a

Dan Coats Will Step Down As Director Of National Intelligence

New reporting out of DC that Dan Coats, current director of National Intelligence (DNI), will be stepping down in the next few days. The New York Times is reporting that Coats has reached the end of
Trump Whistleblower Gives Democrats Chance To Play Hardball

Trump Whistleblower Gives Democrats Chance To Play Hardball

The Washington Post's startling scoop late Wednesday -- that a whistleblower complaint, which the acting Director of National Intelligence is refusing to forward to the House Intelligence Committee,
Report: Acting DNI threatened to quit if Trump tried to stop him from testifying before Congress; Update: DNI denies; Update: WaPo stands by story

Report: Acting DNI threatened to quit if Trump tried to stop him from testifying before Congress; Update: DNI denies; Update: WaPo stands by story

"The revelation reflects the extraordinary tensions between the White House and the nation’s highest-ranking intelligence official..." The post Report: Acting DNI threatened to quit if Trump tried to
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