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How Hillary Clinton Narrowly Escaped Criminal Charges; Why Her Careless Conduct Did Not Rise to the Level of Criminality Thе head оf thе FBI оn Tuesday rесоmmеndеd аgаіnѕt criminal charges be filed against Hіllаrу Clіntоn fоr mіѕhаndlіng сlаѕѕіfіеd іnfоrmаtіоn whіlе she wаѕ secretary оf state, еvеn аѕ he hаrѕhlу сrіtісіzеd thе рrеѕumрtіvе Dеmосrаtіс рrеѕіdеntіаl nоmіnее […]

Washington Post Former CIA official cites agency’s failure to see al-Qaeda’s rebound U.S. intelligence agencies badly misjudged al-Qaeda’s ability to take advantage of political turmoil in the Middle East and regain strength across the region after Osama bin Laden was killed, according to a new book by the CIA’s former deputy director. Senior U.S. intelligence […]

NPR How The CIA Almost Lost A Key Informant “Beyond the Senate’s recent revealing report, further details about the CIA’s brutal interrogation of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed were uncovered recently by Dexter Filkins of The New Yorker.” This is an NPR interview of Filkins that is well worth the listen. It talks about how the immense […]

Suspicions Run Deep in Iraq That C.I.A. and the Islamic State Are United (“The United States has conducted an escalating campaign of deadly airstrikes against the extremists of the Islamic State for more than a month. But that appears to have done little to tamp down the conspiracy theories still circulating from the streets of […]

F.B.I. and Justice Dept. Said to Seek Charges for Petraeus “The F.B.I. and Justice Department prosecutors suggested bringing felony charges against the retired general for providing classified information to his former mistress while he was director of the C.I.A., officials said.”

 

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