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Questions tagged [cia]

For questions related to the political involvement and/or actions of the independent US government agency commonly known as the CIA or Central Intelligence Agency.

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Does CIA have an information line providing info on threats to the US for those without security clearance?

Today, 7/23/18, fmr director of the CIA, fmr General Michael Hayden tweeted I don't go back for classified briefings. Won’t have any effect on what I say or write. in response to the news that ...
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Were Nancy Pelosi's claims ever called treasonous?

In 2009 Nancy Pelosi claimed that CIA lied to Congress about its use of water boarding. She was the Speaker of the House of Representatives at the time. CIA countered her claim and argued that she ...
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Which USA Politicians want to shut down the CIA?

Congressman Ron Paul wanted to shut down the CIA for several reasons. This intelligence agency has performed torture and terrorist-like actions all over the world since its creation. Are there any ...
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Can a US citizen sue CIA for sponsoring the coup in Iran? [closed]

This question is a continuation of the question, asked here. As far as the international laws are concerned Iran can not sue US nor CIA for its participation of the coup of 1953. Is this also true ...
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Can Iran sue US for the coup or its results?

According to The Guardian, The CIA has publicly admitted for the first time that it was behind the notorious 1953 coup against Iran's democratically elected prime minister Mohammad Mosaddeq, [...]. ...
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Does the CIA have their own jet fighters?

Does the CIA have their own jet fighters, or, when they need to carry out a strike, would they need to request it from other branches of the military?