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Obama Vows Retaliation in Response to Alleged Russian Hack

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President Barack Obama on Thursday vowed retaliatory action against Russia for its meddling in the US presidential election.

“I think there is no doubt that when any foreign government tries to impact the integrity of our elections that we need to take action and we will at a time and place of our


NSA and German Intelligence Documents Released to German Court by Wikileaks

The documents contained 90 gigabytes of information including many classified documents, according to the statement on the Wikileaks website on Thursday.

Confidential documents from the BND, Germany’s answer to the NSA and GCHQ, suggest the agency could soon get major funding to improve its online surveillance and hacking capabilities.

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U.S., U.K. Allegedly Spied on Israeli Officials and Tech Firms


British and American intelligence spied on Israel’s diplomats and defense firms in addition to its military, the French daily Le Monde reported Wednesday based on leaked documents.

The report was based on material from Edward Snowden, the whistleblower who worked for US intelligence before publishing in 2013 classified material and


New: Katie Couric Interviews Snowden in Russia

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Face-to-face with Edward Snowden in Moscow on Trump, Putin and dwindling hopes of a presidential pardon.

In an exclusive interview in Russia with Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric, Edward Snowden, the fugitive whistleblower who leaked information about U.S. surveillance activities, says he is “kind of encouraged”


How Does Trump’s New CIA Chief Stand on Major Issues

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Rep. Mike Pompeo of Kansas, just tapped to be Donald Trump’s new CIA director, has had a lot to say about torture, Muslims, terrorism, the Iranian nuclear deal and NSA spying. Here’s a sample:

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Pompeo on the release of the 2014


Snowden May Testify in Germany Over NSA Spying

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The possibility of ex-NSA contractor Edward Snowden being brought to Berlin to give evidence before a parliamentary committee has risen after a top appeals court ruled the German government cannot block him.

The committee investigating US National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance in Germany has wanted to call Snowden as a witness to detail what


A Splinter of Anonymous: Ghost Security Group

In the wake of the Paris attacks, the vigilante hacker group Anonymous has declared war on so-called Islamic State using the internet and claims to have shut thousands of Twitter accounts used by IS operatives. But a much smaller online group has also emerged, with quite a different strategy – and


Many “Red Flags” Missed Before Paris Attacks

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There were multiple chances to stop the men who attacked Paris.

In January, Turkish authorities detained one of the suicide bombers at Turkey’s border and deported him to Belgium. Brahim Abdeslam, Turkish authorities told Belgian police at the time, had been “radicalized” and was suspected of wanting to join Islamic State in Syria,


Germany Captures CIA Mole

Munich Germany – A German suspected triple agent charged with treason admitted Monday to spying for the CIA, telling a court he had done so out of dissatisfaction with his secret service job.

The Bundesnachrichtendienst (BND), Germany’s secret service headquarters

“No one trusted me with anything at the Federal Intelligence Service (BND). At the


Israeli Intelligence Concludes Foul Play in Russian Crash

Israeli intelligence sources reportedly provided critical communications intercepts to the US and UK that indicate foul play.

Israeli intelligence intercepts were reportedly being used by American and British intelligence agencies in order to assess the fate of the Russian jetliner that crashed in the Sinai Peninsula last week, CNN


Did the NSA “Pose” as Google to Spy?

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If a recently leaked document is any indication, the US National Security Agency — or its UK counterpart — appears to have put on a Google suit to gather intelligence.

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Here’s one of the latest tidbits on the NSA surveillance scandal (which seems to be generating nearly as many blog items


Classified Drone Related Information Leaked…… Snowden Re-Visited?

A source from within the US intelligence community leaked the documents which appear to undermine American claims that drone strikes have been precise.

The Still in Testing Phase Predator C Drone: Look Mom, no Propellers!

The whistleblower, who has already been labelled as the new ‘Edward Snowden’ on social media, said the public has


MI5 Boss Comments on Technology Barriers to Terror Investigations

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Advances in technology are allowing terrorists to communicate “out of the reach of authorities”, head of MI5 Andrew Parker has told the BBC.

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The serving boss of the UK’s home security agency told Today it was becoming more difficult to obtain online information.

He said internet companies


UK Spy Agency Sued for Illegal Surveillance, NSA Connection


Human Rights Watch (HRW) has filed a complaint against UK government spy agency GCHQ for unlawful surveillance of its communications, alleging that data were shared illegally with the US National Security Agency (NSA).


The complaint, lodged by the rights group and three anonymous individuals, was brought to the Investigatory Powers Tribunal (IPT), an


How a CIA Cover-up Blocked an FBI Nuclear Diversion Investigation

According to formerly top-secret and secret Central Intelligence Agency files (PDF) released August 31 in response to a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit (PDF), the agency’s long retention of key information ultimately stymied two FBI investigations into the 1960s diversion of weapons-grade uranium from a Pennsylvania-based government contractor into the Israeli


MI6 Spy Found Dead Hacked Clinton Files

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Mr Williams, a 31-year-old employee of GCHQ who was seconded to the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6), was found dead inside a padlocked bag at a safe house in London.

MI6 spy Gareth Williams, who was found dead inside a bag in 2010, had hacked into restricted information about Bill Clinton, it has been claimed.


Dolphin Captured, Accused of Being Israeli Spy

Hamas naval commandos detained a “suspicious” dolphin that was accused of being used by Israel to attack members of the Eziddin al-Qassam, Hamas’s armed wing.

Sources told the daily Al-Quds on Aug. 19 that the alleged Israeli attack dolphin was captured off the shores of the Gaza Strip and that it was carrying


CIA Sets up Training Program in Balitc to Combat Russian Propaganda

VILNIUS, Lithuania, Aug. 12 — The United States Embassy in Vilnius announced a grant of $500,000 to set up training programs for early to mid-career journalists and other media professionals from Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia to combat Russian propaganda.

Trakai castle (Traku pilis) in Lithuania near Vilnius. The U.S.


Journalists Under Criminal Probe for Snowden Leaks

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A secretive British police investigation focusing on journalists working with Edward Snowden’s leaked documents remains ongoing two years after it was quietly launched, The Intercept can reveal.

US National Security Agency NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden (AFP Photo / Frederick Florin)

London’s Metropolitan Police Service has admitted it is still carrying out the probe,


Documents Allegedly Prove MI5 Pedophile Coverup

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Britain’s MI5 security service covered up for pedophile members of the UK government under then Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher to avoid political embarrassment, local media reported Thursday, citing a recently unsealed trove of Cabinet files.

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MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The documents, reportedly found among unsorted papers stored by the Cabinet Office, indicate that


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