DNI Combines Security Functions with Counterintelligence Unit

Critics say Clapper center will further diminish counterspy efforts

Bill Gertz The Washington Free Beacon 12/2/2014

Director of National Intelligence James Clapper announced Monday the creation of a new security and counterintelligence center that critics say will diminish U.S. spy hunting efforts.

“The establishment of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center supports our effort to […]

Rand Paul: ‘Benghazi Was the Definition of an Intelligence Failure’

Sen. Rand Paul Breitbart.com Big Government 1 Dec 2014

The House Intelligence Committee released its long-awaited Benghazi report Friday, claiming, “There was no intelligence failure prior to the attacks.”

This one sentence tells us how seriously we should take this report.

Benghazi was the definition of an intelligence failure. It was, in fact, one of […]

Gowdy grills first witness in Benghazi hearings; Hillary might be in trouble already

Joe Saunders BizPac Review 9/17/2014

Wednesday’s hearings by the House Select Committee on Benghazi got off to a rocky start for former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton – even if she wasn’t in the room…

…“The secretary of state should personally review the security situation of diplomatic facilities, closing those which are highly vulnerable and […]

State Dept memos show security guards were bugging out months before Benghazi attack

Ed Morrissey Hot Air 9/12/2014

Hey, maybe this is why the embassy in Tripoli was so insistent on getting US Marines back for security in Benghazi. A FOIA request from Judicial Watch produced 130 pages of State Department documents regarding assessment of the use of local militias for security at the Benghazi consulate in the three months prior to […]

‘My Gut Is Yes’: Benghazi Security Contractor Says Stevens & Smith Would Be Alive If Team Wasn’t Delayed

 

 

Fox News 9/5/2014

A Fox News Reporting special, hosted by Bret Baier, tonight uncovered the smoking gun of Benghazi and offered an inside look into the harrowing and tragic 2012 attacks that killed four Americans.

“13 Hours at Benghazi: The Inside Story” is told by members of the Annex Security Team. The […]

Top CIA officer in Benghazi delayed response to terrorist attack, US security team members claim

FoxNews.com 9/4/2014

A U.S. security team in Benghazi was held back from immediately responding to the attack on the American diplomatic mission on orders of the top CIA officer there, three of those involved told Fox News’ Bret Baier.

Their account gives a dramatic new turn to what the Obama administration and its allies would […]