Tag: Face the Nation

US spy chief describes cloak-and-dagger mission to N. Korea (+video)

clapper 468670419_35786172

Washington — When US spy chief James Clapper flew to North Korea on a mission to bring home two US captives, he ran into a potential hitch. North Korean officials wanted a diplomatic concession of some sort in return for

Cyber warfare: The next front in the Israel-Gaza conflict?

TASTIERA E SOLDATINI

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers, R-Mich, is sounding the alarm that that cyber warfare could be the next front in the conflict between Israel and Hamas as nations allied with the Gaza-based militants look for non-military ways to aid

Ex-CIA Chief Hayden: Line Between Public, Private Self is Shifting

h171973987

Social media and electronic communications have forced a shift in the line between public and private self, says former NSA and CIA Director Gen. Michael Hayden, and it is making intelligence gathering more difficult. Appearing Sunday on "Face the Nation,"

Debating the N.S.A.’s Data Collection, and a Panel’s Findings

cia130516021043_1152449

Washington — A member of President Obama’s advisory committee on signals intelligence, the panel that recommended major restrictions on the National Security Agency’s data collection, on Sunday countered the notion that the panel had found no value in the agency’s

Israel Says Intelligence Ties Hezbollah to Bulgaria Attack

25mideast-650

WASHINGTON—Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday that his government has gathered "unquestionable" intelligence showing that the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, backed by Iran, was behind a suicide bombing in Bulgaria last week that killed five Israeli nationals. Mr. Netanyahu,