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From Electricity to Sewage, U.S. Intelligence Says the Islamic State Is Fast Learning How to Run a Country

The Obama administration’s escalating air war against the Islamic State is running up against a dispiriting new reality: The militants are becoming as good at governing territory as they are at conquering it, making it considerably harder to dislodge them

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We are currently working on a new supplement about intelligence and espionage.  We are searching for people who really know their way around intelligence subjects, who are passionate and have a talent for writing;  these could be freelancers or journalists, better if

In Ukraine The Covert War Has Begun

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Ukraine is on the brink of civil war, Vladimir Putin has said, and he should know because the country is already in the midst of a covert intelligence war. Over the weekend, CIA director John Brennan travelled to Kiev, nobody

French Intelligence Involved in NSA Spying in France, Monde Says

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French intelligence services worked “very closely” with the U.S. National Security Agency in spying on the country’s citizens, Le Monde reported, citing documents it said it obtained from Edward Snowden. The outrage expressed by the French president after reports of

Nigeria Hezbollah suspects allege harsh Mossad grilling

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ABUJA (AFP) –  Two Lebanese suspects alleged to be members of Hezbollah and on trial in Nigeria on terrorism charges told a court Monday they were harshly interrogated by Israeli agents after their arrests. Mustapha Fawaz, Abdallah Thahini and Talal

Israel Says Intelligence Ties Hezbollah to Bulgaria Attack

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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,

India: ‘Well-Trained Terrorist’ Carried Out Israeli Diplomatic Attack

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India's home minister says Monday's bombing of an Israeli embassy car was carried out by a well-trained terrorist. The attack wounded an Israeli diplomat's wife and was carried out in one of New Delhi's most secure districts. Home Minister Palaniappan

CIA refuses to comment on Hezbollah spy report

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BEIRUT: The CIA refused to comment Tuesday on the validity of a report broadcast by Hezbollah’s Al-Manar last week which claimed to reveal the names of the head of the CIA in Lebanon and his predecessor. The CIA “does not,