How an Affair Between a Reporter and a Security Aide Has Rattled Washington Media

How an Affair Between a Reporter and a Security Aide Has Rattled Washington Media

About the identical time, Mr. Wolfe, too, gave the impression to be transferring on. He gave one other younger feminine reporter masking the Intelligence Committee some priceless data, in line with an individual with direct information of the interplay. Then he despatched her a collection of private nighttime texts, together with one at 10 p.m. […]

The Wounds of the Drone Warrior

The Wounds of the Drone Warrior

To learn how heavy the burden of killing truly was, Maguen, who’s now a workers psychologist on the V.A. Medical Center in San Francisco, started combing by way of databases through which veterans of conflicts courting again to the Vietnam War have been requested if that they had killed somebody whereas in uniform. In some […]

Why Won’t Trump Talk to Us, Some Iranians Wonder

Why Won’t Trump Talk to Us, Some Iranians Wonder

He mentioned that like most individuals he knew, he had no inclination to stand up in opposition to Iran’s leaders. “But if they talk to Trump and things will get better, I think that will be great and many people will be happy,” he mentioned. In a small store in West Tehran, the place Mohammad […]

U.S. Army Veteran Is Charged With Attempted Spying for China

U.S. Army Veteran Is Charged With Attempted Spying for China

Reached by phone late Monday, an obligation officer within the press workplace on the Defense Intelligence Agency’s headquarters in Washington stated that he was not aware of the case towards Mr. Hansen. Mr. Hansen later traveled frequently to China and supplied the knowledge he had gathered at army and intelligence conferences within the United States […]

U.S. Army Veteran Is Charged With Attempted Spying for China

U.S. Army Veteran Is Charged With Attempted Spying for China

Reached by phone late Monday, an obligation officer within the press workplace on the Defense Intelligence Agency’s headquarters in Washington stated that he was not conversant in the case in opposition to Mr. Hansen. Mr. Hansen later traveled usually to China and supplied the data he had gathered at army and intelligence conferences within the […]

Lithuania and Romania Complicit in C.I.A. Renditions, European Court Says

Lithuania and Romania Complicit in C.I.A. Renditions, European Court Says

The European Court of Human Rights censured Lithuania and Romania on Thursday for his or her complicity in the C.I.A.’s secret program of renditions, saying the 2 European nations had facilitated the ill-treatment and arbitrary detention of two males accused by the United States of terrorism after the Sept. 11 attacks. The males — Abu […]

Opinion

Opinion

The conservative commentator Tomi Lahren, for instance, has stated that any lady who doesn’t help Ivanka Trump’s enterprise due to her father’s insurance policies isn’t “really a feminist.” When the Women’s March disinvited an anti-abortion organization from its protest in Washington in 2017, right-wing media attacked organizers as being exclusionary. And earlier than Ms. Haspel’s […]

Senate Confirms Gina Haspel to Lead C.I.A. Despite Torture Concerns

Senate Confirms Gina Haspel to Lead C.I.A. Despite Torture Concerns

As a veteran clandestine officer, she lived and labored in secret and has by no means performed any form of public function. The C.I.A., usually reticent to attract consideration to the work of its operatives, undertook an overt campaign to support Ms. Haspel’s nomination, declassifying features of her profession to construct a constructive public picture […]

Top Republican Senator Says ‘No Reason to Dispute’ That Russia Favored Trump

Top Republican Senator Says ‘No Reason to Dispute’ That Russia Favored Trump

The 4 primary intelligence companies — the Central Intelligence Agency, the National Security Agency, the F.B.I. and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence — compiled the evaluation, and a declassified version was launched Jan. 6, 2017. It stated that each one 4 companies had “high confidence” that Russian spies had tried to intervene […]