After CIA Gets Secret Whistleblower Email, Congress Worries About More Spying

After CIA Gets Secret Whistleblower Email, Congress Worries About More Spying

By Marisa Taylor and Jonathan S. Landay, McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- The CIA obtained a confidential email to Congress about alleged whistleblower retaliation relate ...

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European Court Condemns Poland For Hosting Secret CIA Prisons

European Court Condemns Poland For Hosting Secret CIA Prisons

Strasbourg (France) (AFP) -- Europe's top human rights court condemned Poland on Thursday for hosting secret CIA prisons on its territory, saying Warsaw knowingly abetted unlawful ...

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Obama Speaks With Merkel After Spy Row

Obama Speaks With Merkel After Spy Row

Washington (AFP) -- President Barack Obama spoke to Chancellor Angela Merkel for the first time since a row over U.S. spying prompted Germany to turf out the CIA station chief in ...

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Germany Orders Out American As Spy Charges Strain Relations

Germany Orders Out American As Spy Charges Strain Relations

By Paul Richter, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- Germany demanded the departure from the country of the top spy at the U.S. Embassy in Berlin on Thursday, dramatizing its ...

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U.S. Drone Strike Reported In Pakistan, Ending Five Month Pause

U.S. Drone Strike Reported In Pakistan, Ending Five Month Pause

By Zulfiqar Ali and Shashank Bengali, Los Angeles Times PESHAWAR, Pakistan — A U.S. drone aircraft struck suspected militants in Pakistan’s tribal areas Wednesday, breaking a five ...

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Guantanamo Lawyers Spar Over CIA ‘Black Site’ Disclosures

Guantanamo Lawyers Spar Over CIA ‘Black Site’ Disclosures

By Carol Rosenberg, The Miami Herald GUANTANAMO BAY NAVY BASE, Cuba—A defense attorney for a waterboarded prisoner told an Army judge he was as brave as the federal judge who help ...

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Guantanamo War Court Opens In Secret Session

Guantanamo War Court Opens In Secret Session

By Carol Rosenberg, The Miami Herald GUANTANAMO BAY NAVY BASE, Cuba — The judge in the USS Cole death-penalty tribunal launched a three-day pretrial hearing Wednesday with a close ...

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Edward Snowden Says He Was A Trained Spy

Edward Snowden Says He Was A Trained Spy

By Richard A. Serrano, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Edward J. Snowden, charged with leaking thousands of U.S. classified secrets, maintains he was “trained as a spy” and ...

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White House ‘Outs’ CIA Station Chief By Mistake

White House ‘Outs’ CIA Station Chief By Mistake

Washington (AFP) - The White House accidentally revealed the name of the CIA station chief in Afghanistan during President Barack Obama's surprise visit to the country on Sunday. ...

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Former CIA Agent, Now In Havana, Discusses Gadhafi’s ‘Secret World’

Former CIA Agent, Now In Havana, Discusses Gadhafi’s ‘Secret World’

By Juan O. Tamayo, El Nuevo Herald MIAMI — U.S. fugitive and renegade CIA agent Frank Terpil is still living in Havana and easily recounting his days helping former Libyan dictato ...

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