Official press releases and statements, messages to the CIA workforce, speech transcripts from Agency leadership and Featured Stories about current events at the CIA.
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Blog Post: Last Thursday, September 26, CIA joined forces with the 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York City to host a panel discussion on the events September 11, 2001. The event “Essential Intelligence: The CIA’s Response to 9/11,” was moderated by former Acting CIA Director Michael Morrell. The panel featured former Acting Director John McLaughlin and former Senior Paramilitary Officer Phil Reilly, who was a member of the first team to touch down in Afghanistan, 15 days after the attacks.
Feature Story: Exactly 18 years after the members of operation JAWBREAKER set foot in Afghanistan, CIA had the distinct honor of commemorating that mission with the dedication of the Mi-17 that shuttled team JAWBREAKER on this historic mission. Hundreds gathered at CIA Headquarters in Langley, Virginia, to see the helicopter in its final home and hear from the Agency officers who played a significant role in the success of CIA’s first response.
Statement: Kristi Scott is CIA’s new Privacy and Civil Liberties Officer (PCLO). The PCLO serves as an independent, primary advisor to the CIA Director and other senior Agency officials to ensure that privacy and civil liberties are integrated into the day-to-day conduct of the Agency’s mission.