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The CIA's Newly Released Osama Bin Laden Files and the Iran Angle
November 02, 2017
The CIA's Newly Released Osama Bin Laden Files and the Iran Angle
Was the bulk release of Osama Bin Laden's Abbottabad data trove an act of transparency or something else?
The CIA's Newly Released Osama Bin Laden Files and the Iran Angle
What Laos Taught the CIA
August 18, 2017
What Laos Taught the CIA
The Agency's role in the country is a reminder that suspicion about U.S. intervention in the region is not without basis.
What Laos Taught the CIA
A Soviet Legacy: Solving the Problem of Nationalities
January 31, 2017
A Soviet Legacy: Solving the Problem of Nationalities
Modern Central Asian states, like their Soviet predecessor, like to overemphasize ethnic harmony.
A Soviet Legacy: Solving the Problem of Nationalities
How US Intelligence Gets China Wrong
April 25, 2016
How US Intelligence Gets China Wrong
Another look at Michael Pillsbury's The Hundred Year Marathon.
How US Intelligence Gets China Wrong
Is US Drone Warfare Here to Stay?
May 08, 2015
Is US Drone Warfare Here to Stay?
The CIA’s targeted killing program might be in jeopardy.
Is US Drone Warfare Here to Stay?
CIA to Expand Cyber Espionage Capabilities
February 24, 2015
CIA to Expand Cyber Espionage Capabilities
CIA director John Brennan considers creating a new cyber directorate in Langley.
CIA to Expand Cyber Espionage Capabilities
CIA-Backed Militias Disband in Afghanistan
May 06, 2014
CIA-Backed Militias Disband in Afghanistan
The CIA has released thousands of Afghan fighters from its payroll, leaving a major security vacuum.
CIA-Backed Militias Disband in Afghanistan
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