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In 2017, the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) created a special unit—the Iran Mission Center—to focus attention on the U.S. plans against Iran. The initiative for this unit came from CIA director John Brennan, who left his post as the Trump administration came into office. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Views
Have You Heard of the CIA’s Iran Mission Center?
These are men who are reckless with violence, willing to do anything if it means provoking a war against Iran
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Shed Not a Tear for War Criminal John Brennan, Say Legal Experts, But Also Recognize Danger of Trump Abusing Power to Punish Critics
"The First Amendment does not permit the president to revoke security clearances to punish his critics."
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The Resistance Needs Better Heroes
A movement is defined by its heroes. The Resistance can find better heroes than the ones some of its members have chosen – and it should.
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CIA Chief Who Did Nothing to Stop Waterboarding Now Says He'd Quit if Agency Asked to Resume
'It'll be up to the director of CIA and others within CIA to decide whether or not that, that direction and order is something that they can carry out in good conscience'
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New Report Highlights US Legacy of Lies on Civilian Drone Deaths
Rights group exposes contradictions between government statements on civilian casualties and independent reports showing much higher figures
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CIA Chief Just Confirmed "War on Terror" Has Created A Lot More Terrorists
John Brennan tells Senate Intelligence Committee "our efforts have not reduced the group's terrorism capability and global reach"
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Former Drone Pilots to Obama: Civilian Killings Driving 'Terrorism, Instability'
Air Force whistleblowers say US drone program "is one of the most devastating driving forces for terrorism and destabilization around the world."
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Files in Lawsuit Against CIA Stolen in 'Disturbing' University Break-In
Theft of files alleging CIA cover-up of civilian killings in El Salvador had 'suspicious' elements
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WikiLeaks Publishes First Round of Hacked CIA Chief Emails
Former CIA Director John Brennan is said to have used the private email account 'occasionally for several intelligence related projects'
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US Intel Vets Oppose Brennan’s CIA Plan
The original idea of the CIA was to have independent-minded experts assessing both short- and longer-term threats to U.S. national security. Mixing with operations and politics was always a danger, which is now highlighted by CIA Director Brennan’s reorganization, opposed by a group of U.S...
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