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Intel community not source of Donald Trump leaks: Top US spy

Intel community not source of Donald Trump leaks: Top US spy

American intelligence officials last week presented to Donald Trump a two-page synopsis about the potentially embarrassing allegations involving Russia.

There was 'multifaceted' Russian bid to disrupt American presidential elections: US spy chiefs

There was 'multifaceted' Russian bid to disrupt American presidential elections: US spy chiefs

US spy chiefs said Thursday that the hacking of Democratic Party computers was just one part of a multifaceted campaign by Russia to disrupt US polls.

US intelligence chief James Clapper to step down

The US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said he will leave the post on January 20, 2017, when President Barack Obama hands over the White House to Donald Trump.

US intelligence chief James Clapper resigns

US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Thursday that he had submitted his resignation, stepping down as President-elect Donald Trump begins to assemble his new administration.

US intelligence chief Clapper resigns

Clapper said resigning "felt pretty good" after six years in the job.

Denuclearising North Korea a `lost cause`, says US intel chief

Convincing North Korea to abandon nuclear weapons is a "lost cause," America`s top intelligence official said Tuesday, causing concern in the State Department and ally South Korea over an issue of long-standing US policy.

Yahoo calls for `transparency` from US spy agencies

Yahoo asked US spy agencies Wednesday to offer public "transparency" about data they make internet companies provide on users and to declassify any secret order served on the company.

Turkey military purge harming fight against Islamic State: Clapper

Turkey`s purge of its military after a failed coup attempt is hindering cooperation in the U.S.-led fight against Islamic State, James Clapper, the U.S. director of national intelligence, said on Thursday.

Islamic State are determined to strike US this year: Intelligence officials

Islamic State are determined to strike US this year: Intelligence officials

Leaders of the Islamic State are determined to strike targets in the United States this year, senior intelligence officials have said.

Indo-Pak relations remain tense after Pathankot attack: James Clapper

Indo-Pak relations remain tense after Pathankot attack: James Clapper

India's engagement with Pakistan may depend on Islamabad's willingness to take action against perpetrators of Pathankot terror attack, Clapper said.

'No direct evidence of terrorism in Egypt crash'

'No direct evidence of terrorism in Egypt crash'

Both Cairo and Moscow have played down a claim from the Islamic State that it brought down the aircraft. 

No 'direct evidence' of terrorism in Egypt plane crash: Top US official

No 'direct evidence' of terrorism in Egypt plane crash: Top US official

The airline has said the Airbus 321 came down due to "external" factors.

Top US spy says sceptical about US-China cyber agreement

The top U.S. intelligence official on Tuesday said he was sceptical that a new cyber U.S.-China cyber agreement would slow a growing torrent of cyber attacks on U.S. computer networks, and said his approach will be to "trust but verify."

Despite skepticism, US confident it can monitor Iran deal

Iran's intelligence agencies have penetrated CIA front companies, executed Western agents and captured a sophisticated US drone.

US spy chief says China `leading suspect` in hack

The head of US intelligence said Thursday that China is "the leading suspect" in a massive data breach of Washington`s government personnel files, but that an investigation is ongoing.

Top US general advises military aid to Ukraine

Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Martin Dempsey, has said that the US should consider providing arms to help Ukraine in its fight against pro-Russian separatists.

No fundamental change in Pak approach: Clapper

A top American intelligence official has said that though Pakistan has improved its co-operation with the US on counter-terrorism, it is unlikely to "fundamentally" change its approach on "certain things", in an apparent reference to Pakistan's India-centric policies.

US spy chief says he got a mixed reception in North Korea

 US spy chief James Clapper said that when he made a secret visit to North Korea in November to bring home two jailed Americans he was first given a 12-course banquet and then later told by his hosts that his security could not be guaranteed.

Donations dry up for IS group: US spy chief

Donations to Islamic State jihadists have dramatically declined in the wake of brutal executions by the group that have shocked public opinion in the Middle East, the chief of US intelligence said Monday.

U.S. spy chief says 40 Americans who went to Syria have returned

About 180 Americans have travelled to Syria to join Islamist militants and around 40 of them have returned to the United States, the U.S. National Intelligence director, James Clapper, said on Monday.