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Ex-CIA Chief Admits Mishandling Classified Information

Justice Dept. says David Patraeus has agreed to plead guilty to showing classified information to the woman with whom he was having an affair.


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Former CIA Officer Suing Agency for Wrongful Termination

A former CIA officer who operated under shadowy “non-official cover” status is suing the spy agency in federal court, claiming he was wrongly fired after a senior manager fabricated allegations of misconduct.


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Ex-CIA Man Released from Prison After 2 Years in Leak Case

An ex-CIA officer convicted of leaking a covert operative’s identity has been released from prison after nearly two years, and will serve the rest of the sentence under home confinement.


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CIA Reveals How Chinese Pandas Were Denied Entry Into U.S. In 50s

CIA director Alan Dulles was asked to intervene in the panda ban back in 1958.


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Ex-CIA Officer Convicted Of Leaking Secrets To Reporter

Jurors convicted 47-year-old Jeffrey Sterling of giving a New York Times reporter classified details of an operation to sabotage Iran’s nuclear ambitions.


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FBI Agent: No Direct Evidence Ex-CIA Man Leaked to Reporter

The lead FBI agent on the case against an ex-CIA officer accused of leaking details of a classified mission to a journalist has acknowledged a lack of direct evidence proving the allegation.


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CIA Asset ‘Merlin’ Testifies About Mission at CIA Leak Trial

A Russian emigre who became a top CIA asset has described to jurors his role in a secret mission to disrupt Iran’s nuclear weapons ambitions.


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Condoleezza Rice Testifies at CIA Leak Trial

Former national security adviser Condoleezza Rice said Thursday that she was stunned when she learned a classified mission to thwart Iran’s nuclear weapons ambitions had been leaked to the news media.


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CIA Leak Trial Continues in Va., Focus on Iranian Operation

The wife of a top CIA asset testified that she feared her family would be discovered by the KGB after details of a covert operation leaked into print.


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AP: U.S. Weighs Criminal Charges Against David Petraeus

The former CIA Director could face charges related to the mishandling of classified information that was found in possession of his lover, source tells AP.