Over half a century, first the Soviet Union and then Russia have made numerous efforts—some successful—to penetrate the United States, recruit spies, and plant agents of influence.
Saturday marks the 12th anniversary of Levinson's disappearance. Private rescue groups say the U.S. government is thwarting efforts to bring him home
The radical approach to turncoats has split the intelligence community. “Don’t think I didn’t know that people would choke on this,” says David Charney, a CIA-connected psychiatrist.
Veteran Middle East hands worry that the president’s blunders and Iranian overreactions could lead to a shooting conflict nobody wants.
The killing of Jamal al-Badawi is little cause for celebration, veteran counterterrorism officials say.
The Donald Trump administration has contracted with MVM to conduct classified research for a super-secret unit that coordinates the questioning of key captured terrorist suspects.
Obama outlawed "enhanced interrogations" almost a decade ago. But experts said the Army and FBI had fought reforms.
A new book names the KGB defector who gave the FBI the Kremlin’s dossier on Robert Hanssen, the most dangerous mole in U.S. history.
Rand Paul calls on Trump administration to halt sale of U.S. technology firm to Broadcom, which recently moved from Singapore to California.
A "devastating" new intelligence estimate on Afghanistan will give Trump cover to order a complete retreat, analysts fear.
As the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks approaches, family members and former FBI agents say a conspiracy of silence means "we still don't know what happened."
CIA spies are carrying on their work, but many veterans worry secret operations will be damaged—or worse.
The president's attacks on the U.S. intelligence community have cast CIA and FBI leaders into the unprecedented role of public “truth tellers.”
A key Obama administration official involved in the Iranian nuclear weapons deal said he may have been the target of a mysterious spy operation.
Intelligence sources claim pro-Trump GOP candidate Scott Uehlinger was pushed out of the CIA over ethical issues.
A whistleblower has provided an account of a businessman texting with Trump’s ex–national security adviser about a Middle East nuclear power project.
Mike Pompeo tried to warn Quds Force leader Qassem Soleimani not to threaten “U.S. interests” in the region.
The plot thickens: The mysterious woman who tried to hoodwink The Washington Post also rented a room last summer from a top Democratic Party fundraiser.