Family Calls On Trump To Bback Jewish American From Iran

In his election campaign, US President Donald Trump vowed to return Iranian-held hostages to the US. Now the relatives of one of those men are asking the president to make good on his promise. Read more

Italy Cancels Former CIA Agent’s Extradition

Italian president Sergio Mattarella has effectively pardoned a former CIA agent convicted of involvement in the kidnapping of an Egyptian cleric as part of a controversial US programme that kidnapped suspects for interrogation. Read more

Trump Justice Department Delivers CIA ‘Torture Report’ To Federal Court

The Trump administration said on Friday it delivered to a federal court vault in Washington, D.C., a Justice Department copy of the so-called Senate Torture Report on the CIA’s secret prison network during the George W. Bush administration. Read more

Security Experts Sue CIA, FBI, DHS, ODNI For Records on Alleged Russian Interference In The 2016 Election

The CIA, FBI, Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) are in violation of the Freedom of Information Act. Read more

Media’s Contra-Cocaine Cover-Up

Amid the mainstream U.S. media’s current self-righteous frenzy against “fake news,” it’s worth recalling how the big newspapers destroyed Gary Webb, an honest journalist who exposed some hard truths about the Reagan administration’s collaboration with Nicaraguan Contra cocaine traffickers. Read more

Ex-CIA officer Fights Conviction For Leaking Anti-Iran Operation

RICHMOND, Va. – Once an employee of the powerful CIA, Jeffrey Sterling now sits behind bars at a federal prison in Colorado. He bides his time by reading and writing and working at the facility’s recreational center. Read more

International Criminal Court US Army and CIA ‘May Be Guilty of War Crimes In Afghanistan’

US armed forces and the CIA may have committed war crimes by torturing detainees in Afghanistan, the international criminal court’s chief prosecutor has said in a report, raising the possibility that American citizens could be indicted even though Washington has not joined the global court. Read more

Army Special Forces Soldiers Killed In Jordan Were Working For The CIA

Three US soldiers who dies in Jordan on November 4 were working with the CIA to train militants fighting against the Syrian government, officials say. Read more

Obama’s Deputies Drop Criminal Charges Against Hillary Clinton-Linked Arms Dealer In Libya

An arms dealer who had threatened to reveal potantially damaging information about Hillary Clinton’s alleged role in arming Islamist militants until federal prosecutors abruptly dropped their case against him Tuesday, told Fox News the case has cost him everything. Read more

Son of Jewish Ex-FBI Agent Robert Levinson: Why Didn’t $400M Payment To Iran Free My Dad?

Hours after reports surfaced that the U.S. government discreetly airlifted $400 million to Iran in January just as long-held American hostages in the Islamic Republic were being released – a payment some have called a “ransom” – the son of a man still thought to be held in Iran is asking why his dad wasn’t part of the deal. Read more