Intelligence agencies have struggled to be worthy of their name.
Federal agencies relentlessly pursue suspected whistleblowers, while self-serving politicians escape punishment.
The revelation that an Israeli firm cracked the iPhone raises questions about state-corporate espionage.
Trump seems unwilling to embrace neoconservative hawkishness. Will Republicans return to noninterventionism?
Michael Hayden makes headlines condemning practices he readily enabled.
The State Department’s new weapon in the fight against extremists? College students.
Islamist strongman Recep Tayyip Erdoğan relies on sketchily attributed terrorism to consolidate power and disrupt Syria.
Letting the government bypass iPhone security measures won’t stop terrorists—or make you safer.
The White House emphasis on humanitarianism may be turning some military leaders against Obama.
The U.S. needs committed intelligence officers, not ticket-punching careerists.
Long after the nuclear agreement was settled, opponents are undermining an already fragile peace.
One does not need to love Vladimir Putin to appreciate that Washington shares interests with Moscow.
Should NSA listen in when a foreign government seeks to shape America’s foreign policy?
In the war on ISIS, U.S. allies Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and Israel may be playing both sides.
Can the U.S. resist the temptation of technology as it tries to rebuild its human intelligence against ISIS?
The scale of damage done by the convicted spy to U.S. security should not be discounted upon his release.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan may want to derail the an alliance against ISIS—and thus weaken the Assad regime.
Heavy-handed tactics don’t stop terrorism. Good policing and public trials do.
The reckless use of a charity to sneak spy equipment into North Korea will endanger Christians across the world.
Endorsing a program of targeted killing opens the door for perilous reciprocation.