Jamshid Sharmahd has been arrested for his alleged involvement in the 2008 mosque attack in Shiraz that killed 14 people and wounded over 200 others.
Incoming MI6 chief Richard Moore, along with CIA director Gina Haspel and DGSE head Bernard Emie, have all professionally served in Turkey and speak Turkish.
In a bid to shore up his rule, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman seeks to permanently take down a former throne contender.
Chinese antivirus firm Qihoo says it discovered the spying campaign by comparing samples of malicious software it had discovered against a trove of CIA digital spy tools released by WikiLeaks in 2017.
Crypto AG used its base in neutral Switzerland to help it sell code-making equipment to Iran, India, Pakistan, Libya, Egypt, Chile, Argentina and dozens of other countries who in effect paid millions of dollars to be spied on.
CIA-funded paramilitaries are wreaking havoc in Afghanistan.
The Ninth US Court of Appeals in San Francisco described harsh interrogation methods used by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) against Abu Zubaydah as torture.
President Donald Trump on Thursday named Joseph Maguire, the top US counterterrorism official, as Dan Coats's replacement at the agency that oversees 17 spy agencies. The same day deputy national intelligence director Sue Gordon quit.
Mohammad may trade his life for cooperation with the American authorities, but how did a US-educated mechanical engineer land in one of the world's most infamous detention camps?
An Iranian official claimed that the CIA spies had "sophisticated training," but none of them succeeded in their sabotage missions. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo responded by saying Iran has a history of lying.
Iyad el Baghdadi says it's unclear what the threat was about, but that "something came on the radar of the CIA."
"Hamza bin Laden is the son of deceased former AQ leader Osama bin Laden and is emerging as a leader in the AQ franchise," a US State Department statement said, referring to Al-Qaeda.
Subscribe to our Youtube channel for all latest in-depth, on the ground reporting from around the world.
Copyright © 2020 TRT World.