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The CIA’s first post on Instagram is a cryptic mashup of hidden messages

The US Central Intelligence Agency created an Instagram account on Thursday and picked an image that depicts the agency’s clandestine nature for its first post. In the picture, various items are scattered across what appears to be an office cubicle. But as the picture’s cryptic caption suggests, many of them […]
The CIA’s first post on Instagram is a cryptic mashup of hidden messages
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Trump accused of ‘cover-up’ after reportedly barring CIA director Gina Haspel from briefing Senate on Khashoggi killing

President Donald Trump has been accused of engaging in a “cover-up” after reportedly preventing CIA Director Gina Haspel from attending a Wednesday Senate briefing on Jamal Khashoggi’s killing. Former intelligence officials described the apparent move as “very unusual” as both Republican and Democratic senators complained about Haspel’s absence. Jeff Prescott, […]
Trump accused of ‘cover-up’ after reportedly barring CIA director Gina Haspel from briefing Senate on Khashoggi killing
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John McCain calls on Senate to reject Gina Haspel’s CIA nomination

Sen. John McCain of Arizona said he believes acting CIA director Gina Haspel is not fit to lead the intelligence agency. McCain, a prisoner of war during Vietnam, attributed his decision to Haspel’s refusal to answer whether or not she believes the use of torture is immoral. Haspel allegedly oversaw […]
John McCain calls on Senate to reject Gina Haspel’s CIA nomination
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Trump’s CIA pick reportedly wanted to withdraw over her controversial past

Gina Haspel, President Donald Trump’s nominee for CIA director, reportedly wanted to withdraw her nomination over fears her past involvement in controversial CIA programs could hinder the confirmation process. Haspel said she didn’t want to be the “next Ronny Jackson”, the Washington Post reported on Sunday. White House officials apparently […]
Trump’s CIA pick reportedly wanted to withdraw over her controversial past