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North Korean leader’s half brother was reportedly an informant for the CIA

Kim Jong Nam was said to have met with CIA operatives and established a "nexus," according to The Wall Street Journal's source.

A rich Iraqi reportedly stayed at Trump’s hotel for 26 days a few months after pushing the president to be more aggressive toward Iran

A wealthy Iraqi reportedly urged the Trump administration to take a hardline stance on Iran and also splurged on an extended stay at Trump's hotel.
U.S. Attorney General William Barr is greeted by President Donald Trump.

Spy agency veterans are horrified at Trump’s decision to grant AG Barr sweeping power to declassify Russia intelligence: ‘Lives are on the...

"Lives are on the line," said a former CIA operative. "The AG is either ignorant of that fact, or he doesn't care. Either way, it's horrifying."

The CIA’s first post on Instagram is a cryptic mashup of hidden messages

Many of the items in the picture reportedly belong to current CIA employees.
Then-CIA Director Mike Pompeo shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang, North Korea, in an undated photo released in April 2018.

Mike Pompeo refused to say whether or not Kim Jong Un knew about Otto Warmbier’s mistreatment — which happened while he was boss of the CI...

Wambier, a student, was imprisoned in North Korea for 17 months and died soon after he was returned to the US in a vegetative state in June 2017.
North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump talk in the garden of the Metropole hotel during the second North Korea-US summit in Hanoi, Vietnam, on February 28, 2019.

Trump’s acceptance of Kim Jong Un’s word on the death of Otto Warmbier fits a troubling pattern

Trump's trust in Kim is part of a trend of the president taking the word of leaders like Vladimir Putin and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
CNN anchor Anderson Cooper and former CIA chief of Russian operations Steven Hall.

Former CIA chief of Russia slams Trump’s ‘inappropriate public criticisms’ after intel report

Steven Hall writes in his column that "it's not hard to wonder why Trump continues his unprofessional personal attacks on the intelligence community."

Declassified CIA images show how the US spied on fearsome Soviet weapons during parades

The Soviet Union was secretive about its weapons, but would display its capabilities during holidays — and the CIA (covertly) crashed the party.

Trump blames the news media after his intelligence chiefs indicate he’s wrong about global threats facing the US

President Donald Trump continued to downplay much of the criticism from an intelligence assessment that contradicted some of his opinions.
CIA director Gina Haspel, pictured in May 2018, cautioned members of the US Senate Tuesday about the finality of a peace deal with the Taliban.

The Taliban says it will honor promises made during peace talks with the US, but the CIA isn’t buying it

The Taliban has taken its most conciliatory stance ever during the peace talks in Afghanistan, but the CIA is skeptical they'll follow through.