Central Intelligence Agency


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an independent agency of the United States government responsible for collecting and coordinating intelligence and counterintelligence activities abroad in the national interest

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There's probably no post more important in preserving our security and our values as a people than the head of the Central Intelligence Agency,'' Hayden said.
Central Intelligence Agency may have been responsible for the bombing in Bali that killed 190 Western tourists.
Ken Walther retired as a member of the Science and Technology Directorate of the Central Intelligence Agency earlier this year.
today announced a strategic investment and technology advancement agreement with In-Q-Tel, the independent strategic investment firm that identifies innovative technologies to support the missions of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and the broader Intelligence Community (IC).
The discussions today between General Pasha and the acting director of the Central Intelligence Agency went very well," the Daily Times quoted a US official, as saying on the condition of anonymity.
OSS; the secret history of America's first central intelligence agency.
Goss became the director of the Central Intelligence Agency on Sept.
Director of National Intelligence (DNI): Appointed by the president, with the advice and consent of the Senate, the DNI will direct and manage activities of the intelligence community, including the Central Intelligence Agency, the National Security Agency, the Defense Intelligence Agency, and the intelligence operations of the Armed Services, the FBI, and other federal departments and agencies.
Sumner is our version of a well-organized Central Intelligence Agency.
Leaders of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Central Intelligence Agency have also answered questions.
Thanks to the Central Intelligence Agency and the National Security Agency, which had lobbied for the provision, TIA didn't die--it metastasized.
The California-based Foundation for Taxpayer and Consumer Rights says that for $26 each, it was able to purchase the Social Security numbers and home addresses for Central Intelligence Agency Director George Tenet; Attorney General John Ashcroft; Karl Rove, President Bush's chief political adviser; and other top administration officials.
civilian" drug war crew under contract to the Central Intelligence Agency.
OTC Bulletin Board: SEXI) announced today the engagement of recently retired Central Intelligence Agency member, Kenneth Walther.
COPAN Systems, the leader in persistent data storage based upon its intelligent, enterprise-class enhanced MAID (Massive Array of Idle Disks) platform, today announces an agreement with In-Q-Tel, the independent strategic investment firm that identifies innovative technologies to support the mission of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and the broader Intelligence Community.
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