Category National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA)

White House Plans To Have Trump Ally Review Intelligence Agencies

White House Plans To Have Trump Ally Review Intelligence Agencies By Matthew Rosenberg, James Risen, www.nytimes.com View Original February 16th, 2017 Stephen A. Feinberg, right, a founder of Cerberus Capital Management, at the Capitol in December 2008. He is said to be in talks for a White House role examining the country’s intelligence agencies. Credit Brendan Smialowski for […]

Automated Eyes In The Sky

Automated Eyes In The Sky thestrategybridge.org · by Jules Hurst · February 10, 2017 An unmarked IL-76 Cargo Aircraft lands at an international airport just before dawn and a team of workers swarm the plane. As cranes and forklifts quickly unload the telephone-pole sized missiles of an S-400 battery, a Skysat-7 microsatellite passes over 500 km above, recording high-resolution video […]

Trump And The U.S. Intelligence Community

IISS Strategic Comments Trump And The U.S. Intelligence Community Intelligence is critical to defending the United States’ interests, as well as the American homeland. Until Donald Trump was elected last November, no president since Richard Nixon had demonstrated open hostility to the US intelligence community (IC) – and, unlike Trump, Nixon was unable to use […]

Ex-Senator Dan Coats Said To Lead POTUS-Elect Trump’s Pick For Director Of National Intelligence; New DNI Should Conduct A Thorough Review Of The DNI’s Roles & Missions

Ex-Senator Dan Coats Said To Lead POTUS-Elect Trump’s Pick For Director Of National Intelligence; New DNI Should Conduct A Thorough Review Of The DNI’s Roles & Missions     http://www.fortunascorner.com        Various media outlets are reporting that POTUS-elect Trump’s leading candidate to become the next Director of National Intellligence (DNI), is former Indiana […]

POTUS-Elect Trump Plans Revamp Of Top Spy Agency; Restructure Of CIA

POTUS ELECT TRUMP PLANS REVAMP OF OFFICE OF DIRECTOR OF NATIONAL INTELLIGENCE, RESTRUCTURE CIA   DAMIAN PALETTA and JULIAN E. BARNES Updated Jan. 4, 2017 6:35 p.m. ET 1268 COMMENTS WASHINGTON-President-elect Donald Trump, a harsh critic of U.S. intelligence agencies, is working with top advisers on a plan that would restructure and pare back the nation’s top spy agency, […]

Drain The Intelligence Swamp!

December 14, 2016 Drain The Intelligence Swamp! By G. Murphy Donovan Director of National Intelligence James Clapper appeared on Public Television shortly before the presidential election for an extended interview with Charlie Rose. Mister Rose, like many of his peers these days, swings between hard news at dusk and bimbo chat at dawn. Indeed, Charlie […]

How POTUS Trump Can Make U.S. Intelligence Great Again: Eliminate The Director Of National Intelligence & Put The CIA Back In Charge

One of the biggest mistakes that POTUS Bush made in the aftermath of 9/11 and the commission that followed:  Was to create both the ODNI and DHS.  RCP, fortunascorner Posted By Ruth King on December 12th, 2016 http://www.nationalreview.com/node/442928/print In 2010, when I was on the staff of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, I attended a […]

Australia’s Intelligence Agencies Will Be Scrutinized; Undergo A Broad Review; Partial Results Due 1st Half Of 2017

http://theconversation.com/intelligence-agencies-to-be-scrutinised-68363?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Latest from The Conversation for November 8 2016 – 5981&utm_content=Latest from The Conversation for November 8 2016 – 5981+CID_1de40f670931248e807141701136eae9&utm_source=campaign_monitor&utm_term=Intelligence agencies to be scrutinised Get our newsletter Intelligence Agencies To Be Scrutinized November 7, 2016 4.02am EST  Michelle Grattan ‎ Professor Michael L’Estrange will be one of three to conduct a review into Australia’s intelligence agencies. Alan […]

15 Years Later: 9/11 And The Evolution Of The American Intelligence Community

15 Years Later: 9/11 And The Evolution Of The American Intelligence Community Medium · by Office of the DNI · September 14, 2016 Including reflections from Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper Smoke rises from the site of the World Trade Center Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2001 From: Photographs Related to the George W. Bush Administration, compiled 01/20/2001-01/20/2009 […]

Stopping The ‘Next’ Edward Snowden

Stopping The ‘Next’ Edward Snowden   http://www.fortunascorner.com        Patrick Tucker, writing for the defense and national security website, DefenseOne.com, has a September 16, 2016 article “The Man In Charge Of Stopping The Next Edward Snowden. “William Evanina has never met Edward Snowden,” Mr. Tucker writes, “but, the two are intimately bound,” he contends.  Like […]