CIA Director David Petraeus (right) and Director of National Intelligence James Clapper testifying earlier today (Sept. 13, 2011).
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September 13, 2011 "Al-Qaida and its worldwide network of affiliates and sympathizers" remain dangerous, the CIA director says.
May 6, 2011: A man leans against a wall in Abbottabad, Pakistan, near the compound where al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden was discovered and killed.
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June 15, 2011 The New York Times broke the news about arrests of some who gave the CIA information that led to Osama bin Laden's death. Now, Pakistan is disputing some of the story and calling the detentions routine.
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The compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, where al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden was found and killed. (May 3, 2011, file photo.)
May 26, 2011 According to The Washington Post, the team will be looking for materials that the al-Qaida leader and his follows might have hidden at the site.
An image from one of the World War I-era secret documents declassified by the CIA.
April 20, 2011 The World War I-era papers include a formula for secret ink and instructions on how to open sealed letters without anyone else knowing.
April 12, 2011 Tensions between the CIA and Pakistan's spy agency reached new lows earlier this year after CIA contractor Raymond Davis shot and killed two Pakistani men.
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March 16, 2011 Raymond Davis has been in jail since he shot and killed two men who he said were trying to rob him. The incident strained U.S.-Pakistan relations.
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Pakistani police stand guard outside the Kot Lakhpat jail during today's court hearing.
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February 25, 2011 Raymond Davis claims diplomatic immunity. Pakistan is weighing if it can try him for the killing of two men. Davis, a CIA employee, says he acted in self-defense. Meanwhile, Pakistan arrested another American for allegedly having an expired visa.
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February 22, 2011 But the story of American Raymond Davis, who's being held in a Pakistani jail as he awaits word on whether he'll be tried for killing two men, has gotten more complicated with the news that he was working for the CIA.
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December 27, 2010 Washingtonian magazine is adding some background and texture to the story of Jennifer Matthews, the 45-year-old CIA base chief who was killed with 11 other agency officers and contractors.
December 8, 2009 The CIA used some familiar magic tricks to communicate during the Cold War. Check out the Boston Globe's slideshow.
August 25, 2009 One man's "harsh interrogation tactics" are another's "torture." The elephant in the room is: do any of these "enhanced" methods work?
August 24, 2009 A new CIA report on interrogation and alleged abuses drops, and a former CIA lawyer gets a jump start on the op-ed pages.
July 21, 2009 In the wake of yesterday's show on the CIA and assassinations, some extra-credit readings.
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