• Paul Pillar 2017-10-10 21:21

    by Zahra Sadat Khezri

    Neither Trump nor Kim currently seeking war: ex-senior CIA official

    Paul Pillar says North Korea is unlikely ever to give up nuclear weapons as a deterrent against armed attack

    TEHRAN – A former senior U.S. intelligence official believes that neither U.S. President Donald Trump nor North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un are now looking for a war.

  • North Korea 2017-08-07 05:36

    Ready to talk to North Korea?

    The State Department press briefing room has traditionally been the place where the United States government has explained and promoted its foreign policy to the world.

  • CIA chief promises fundamental policy shift toward Iran 2017-07-21 20:28

    CIA chief promises fundamental policy shift toward Iran

    TEHRAN – The CIA director, Mike Pompeo, said on Thursday that Washington will change its policy toward Tehran, signaling a tougher stance against the Islamic Republic.

  • Operation Ajax 2017-06-16 20:01

    Documents on CIA role in 1953 Iran coup declassified

    TEHRAN – The U.S. State Department has declassified a long-awaited “retrospective” volume of U.S. government documents on the 1953 coup in Iran, documenting the role of the CIA in the coup against the democratically-elected government of Mohammad Mosadeq.

  • Michael D’Andrea 2017-06-06 10:07

    CIA names the ‘Dark Prince’ to run Iran operations

    The CIA has named Michael D’Andrea as head of its Iran operations, an appointment that is the first major sign that the Trump administration is invoking the hard line the president took against Iran, New York Times reported on Friday.

  • Assange 2017-03-09 05:24

    WikiLeaks at it again — this time, the CIA

    WikiLeaks, in a stunning move, released what it called “the largest ever publication of confidential documents” on America’s premier intelligence agency, the CIA. There are two takeaways.