US spy chiefs break with Trump on threat assessment

By |januar 30th, 2019|China, CIA, Donald Trump, FBI, Iran, Islamic State, News, North Korea, NSA, Russia, social media, Syria, US elections|

China and Russia pose the biggest risks to the United States, and are more aligned than they have been in decades as they target the 2020 presidential election and American institutions to expand their global reach, US intelligence officials told...

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Lithuania says will not appeal European court ruling over CIA torture jail

By |avgust 23rd, 2018|Al Qaeda, anti-terrorism, CIA, European Court of Human Rights, human rights, Lithuania, Nato, News, Poland, rendition, Romania, Torture, transatlantic relations|

Lithuania on Wednesday (22 August) said it would not appeal a European court ruling that the Baltic state had been complicit in a clandestine CIA programme by holding terror suspects at a secret detention site on its territory.

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Trump fires chief diplomat Tillerson after clashes, taps Pompeo

By |marec 13th, 2018|CIA, Donald Trump, Gina Haspel, Mike Pompeo, News, North Korea, Qatar, Rex Tillerson|

US President Donald Trump fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson today (13 March) after a series of public rifts over policy on North Korea, Russia and Iran, replacing his chief diplomat with loyalist CIA Director Mike Pompeo.

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Germany’s Gabriel, in Moscow, warns of risk of new arms race

By |marec 10th, 2017|arms race, CIA, Kaliningrad, News, Wikileaks|

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel yesterday (9 March) warned about the danger of a new arms race spiral with Russia and called on all sides to work to end the violence in eastern Ukraine as a first step towards broader disarmament efforts.

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German prosecutors studying CIA leaks over report of hacking base in Frankfurt

By |marec 9th, 2017|CIA, covert action, espionage, Nato, News, NSA, Wikileaks|

Germany's chief federal prosecutor's office said yesterday (8 March) it would review new documents from anti-secrecy group Wikileaks that suggest the CIA ran a hacking hub from the US consulate in Frankfurt, and launch a formal investigation if warranted.

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