US in talks with Qatar over five Taliban: CIA chief

 The United States is in talks with Qatar on the status of five Taliban figures who may be free to return to Afghanistan a year after their release in a US prisoner swap, the head of the CIA said Sunday.

White House reveals name of CIA chief in Kabul

The White House inadvertently revealed the name of the Central Intelligence Agency`s top officer in Kabul during President Barack Obama`s weekend trip to the Afghan capital.

White House blows cover of CIA chief in Afghanistan: Report

In a rare gaffe, the White House inadvertently blew the cover of the CIA chief in Afghanistan.

CIA chief meets ISI officials, Pakistan Army chief

Director of US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) John Brennan met Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) chief Lt Gen Zaheer ul Islam here to discuss security situation along the Pakistan-Afghanistan border.

CIA chief makes unannounced Israel visit

An Israeli defence official says the head of the American CIA spy agency has made an unannounced visit to Israel.

Obama’s choice of Brennan as CIA chief concerns rights groups

Brennan, 57, currently is the Deputy National Security Adviser for Homeland Security and Counter terrorism.

Obama to nominate top counter-terrorism adviser as CIA chief

US President Obama will nominate his counter-terrorism adviser John Brennan, who was involved in the planning of the 2011 raid that killed bin Laden.

Petraeus sworn in as new CIA chief

Obama enlisted Petraeus to take over at the CIA as part of a major shuffle of his security team.

Petraeus warns of deteriorating US-Pakistan ties

US General David Petraeus admitted there was no option but to work on troubled relations with Pak.

US Senate confirms Petraeus as CIA chief

David Petraeus has won wide acclaim as commander of war efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan.

CIA chief confronts Pak over terror links

Leon Panetta has presented evidence of collusion between militants and security officials in Pak.

CIA chief on visit to repair ties with Pakistan

The ties between the two countries were fractured by the American raid that killed Osama bin Laden.

Some 1,000 al Qaeda still in Iraq: CIA chief

Leon Panetta expected Iraq to ask Washington "at some point" to keep some US troops in the country.

Somali militants aiming to attack abroad: CIA chief

Somalia has had no effective government since dictator Siad Barre was deposed in 1991.

Obama nominates new defence, CIA chiefs

US President formally nominated Leon Panetta as new secretary of defence.

Petraeus to commence third US ‘war’ in Pakistan as CIA chief: Report

David Petraeus has served as commander in two wars launched by US post 9/11.

Pakistani spy agency denies it unmasked CIA chief

The station chief`s name was revealed by a Pakistani threatening to sue CIA.

CIA station chief pulled from Pak; drones kill 54

The station chief in Pak operates as a virtual military commander in US war.

Al Qaeda, Haqqani network hit hard in US strikes: CIA chief

For the first time, Panetta said that CIA was going after Haqqani network.

CIA chief in India, discusses Obama visit

CIA chief paid a secret visit to India to discuss security matters.