Tag Archives: Director of National Intelligence James Clapper

Intel committee chairman: Report on Russia meddling conflicts with DNI testimony

The Republican chairman of the House Intelligence Committee says a reported CIA assessment that Russian government actors interfered in the U.S. election to help Donald Trump win conflicts with the mid-November public testimony from the nation’s intelligence chief, according to a new letter obtained by Fox News.

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Republicans renew calls for Clinton to be denied security briefings

Friday Republican renewed calls for Director of National Intelligence James Clapper to suspend classified briefings for Hillary Clinton in the wake of the FBI reopening its investigation into her use of a private email server when she served as secretary of state.

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Michael Flynn: Clinton’s Classified Briefings a ‘Slap in the Face’

Retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn says it’s a “slap in the face” that Hillary Clinton — denounced by the FBI for her “extremely careless” handling of classified data — will get classified intelligence briefings during her presidential campaign.

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UK condemns Muslim Brotherhood in break from Obama administration

A UK government report accuses the Muslim Brotherhood of being sympathetic to terrorists and a risk to British national security, striking a contrast with the Obama administration’s more conciliatory approach – and fueling criticism that the U.S. government should wake up to the threat.

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More than a dozen ISIS operatives in Libya, but no US authority to strike

More than a dozen Islamic State fighters from Iraq and Syria — some with direct ties to the group’s leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi — are now in Libya, according to U.S. and European sources. And the U.S. has no authority to take them out.Senate Armed Services Committee

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GAI: Obama Skipped Over Half His Daily Intel Briefs

And he thinks he deserves to be president. As we know, Obama is blaming his intelligence people for the disaster that ISIS is, but we now are being told that he skipped over half of his intelligence briefings.

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No longer on the run? Intel chief Clapper says Al Qaeda threat no less than a decade ago

Just shortly a year after Obummer told us that al Qaeda was on the run, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper testified Wednesday that he can’t say the threat from the terror network “is any less” than it was a decade ago. Clapper further added Al Qaeda probably poses an even bigger challenge today — because its franchises are “much more globally dispersed” and the organization recently has benefited from the massive leak of U.S. intelligence information.

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