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Donald Trump’s Intelligence Deficit

Spats between the White House and intelligence agencies are hardly new, though in decades past these feuds tended to be on policy grounds. Trump’s, however, is more personal. Now, the question is not whether he continues to wage war with the intelligence establishment—it is how far he is willing to go.

February 22, 2017
Most Americans believe Russia is hacking Democrats to influence US election

Poll: Most Americans (And Most Republicans) Say Russia Is Hacking Democrats

Most American adults – 62 percent of Democrats and 48 percent of Republicans – think Putin is supporting Trump for the White House, the poll found.

October 28, 2016

Bleak Future For Afghanistan, U.S. Intelligence Says

Washington (AFP) – Progress in Afghanistan over the past three years is likely to be seriously eroded by 2017 even if Western powers continue to support Kabul financially, the Washington Post reported, citing an intelligence assessment. A new National Intelligence Estimate — which includes input from 16 U.S. intelligence agencies — predicts that the Taliban […]

December 30, 2013