Page 1
more
more
more
more
more
more
Standard

Did you know that Ian Fleming, author & creator of #JamesBond, named Bond’s fictional #CIA friend, #FelixLeiter, after his own real-life friend, Thomas Leiter? Strangely enough, CIA HQs now sits on what used to be the Leiter family property. #ReelvsReal @007 #NoTimeToDie

Did you know that Ian Fleming, author & creator of #JamesBond, named Bond’s fictional #CIA friend, #FelixLeiter, after his own real-life friend, Thomas Leiter?

Strangely enough, CIA HQs now sits on what used to be the Leiter family property.

#ReelvsReal @007 #NoTimeToDie

more
more
Standard

In honor of #HispanicHeritageMonth, Dir. Burns welcomed Congressman Joaquin Castro to HQs for an event hosted by #CIA’s Hispanic Advisory Council. Rep. @JoaquinCastrotx spoke to the workforce about the importance of persistence and resiliency and creating an inclusive culture.

In honor of #HispanicHeritageMonth, Dir. Burns welcomed Congressman Joaquin Castro to HQs for an event hosted by #CIA’s Hispanic Advisory Council.

Rep. @JoaquinCastrotx spoke to the workforce about the importance of persistence and resiliency and creating an inclusive culture.

more
Standard

This #NDEAM, we continue to recognize the contributions of our officers with disabilities and the importance of creating an accessible workplace. We strive to foster a community that respects and promotes inclusive policies and practices.

This #NDEAM, we continue to recognize the contributions of our officers with disabilities and the importance of creating an accessible workplace.

We strive to foster a community that respects and promotes inclusive policies and practices.

more
Standard

RT StateINR: 76 years ago today, #StateINR, the oldest civilian intelligence agency in the United States, was born when President Truman disbanded the #OSS and moved the Research and Analysis Branch to the @StateDept #OTD

RT StateINR: 76 years ago today, #StateINR, the oldest civilian intelligence agency in the United States, was born when President Truman disbanded the #OSS and moved the Research and Analysis Branch to the @StateDept #OTD

more
more
more
Standard

Twenty years ago, #CIA team JAWBREAKER touched down in Afghanistan, only 15 days after the 9/11 terror attacks.   Learn more about the Mi-17 helicopter that shuttled the team into the country. [youtube.com]  #AnsweringTheCall

Twenty years ago, #CIA team JAWBREAKER touched down in Afghanistan, only 15 days after the 9/11 terror attacks.

Learn more about the Mi-17 helicopter that shuttled the team into the country.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KMB-LY1lnFA 

#AnsweringTheCall

more
more
more
more
Standard

Fidelity to the Constitution is the bedrock principle at #CIA. Every officer who enters on duty takes an oath to support and defend the Constitution. We strive each day to defend the ideals that serve as the foundation for America’s government and way of life. #ConstitutionDay [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

Fidelity to the Constitution is the bedrock principle at #CIA. Every officer who enters on duty takes an oath to support and defend the Constitution.

We strive each day to defend the ideals that serve as the foundation for America's government and way of life.

#ConstitutionDay https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1438855967253409795/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E_fXABzXIAIeh4K.png

more
Standard

Today, 20 years after the attacks of September 11th, #CIA Director Burns, Deputy Director Cohen and officers from across the Agency gathered at CIA’s 9/11 memorial to observe a moment of quiet reflection. #911Anniversary [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

Today, 20 years after the attacks of September 11th, #CIA Director Burns, Deputy Director Cohen and officers from across the Agency gathered at CIA's 9/11 memorial to observe a moment of quiet reflection.

#911Anniversary https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1436685824377114629/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E_AgUpvXMAgEshX.jpg

more
more
Standard

Intelligence officers wore surveillance equipment that was concealed by strategic placement of accessories and clothing. Although our museum is not open to the public, each week we share a new artifact to give you a virtual peek inside. #HISTINT #Museum

Intelligence officers wore surveillance equipment that was concealed by strategic placement of accessories and clothing.

Although our museum is not open to the public, each week we share a new artifact to give you a virtual peek inside.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

Congrats to the inaugural winners of #CIA’s Mission Possible Classroom Transformation competition through @ORISEconnect:   @BaltCitySchools @RPS_Schools @dcpublicschools   Learn more about the incredible teachers pushing #STEAM learning to new heights. [orise.orau.gov]

Congrats to the inaugural winners of #CIA's Mission Possible Classroom Transformation competition through @ORISEconnect:

@BaltCitySchools @RPS_Schools @dcpublicschools

Learn more about the incredible teachers pushing #STEAM learning to new heights.

https://orise.orau.gov/cia-mission-possible/winners.html

more
Standard

Veiled references to the hidden hand of "Langley" are a staple in any good spy novel or film, but have you ever wondered why? Check out our most recent #AskMollyHale to learn about the origins of this reference. The answer will take you back to the earliest days of our republic.

Veiled references to the hidden hand of "Langley" are a staple in any good spy novel or film, but have you ever wondered why?

Check out our most recent #AskMollyHale to learn about the origins of this reference. The answer will take you back to the earliest days of our republic.

more
more
more
Standard

#WednesdayMotivation "If you are innovative, have a colorful imagination, and want to serve your country, maybe #CIA is for you. We need the best talent America has to offer, because that is what America expects and deserves." #HumansofCIA #STEM

#WednesdayMotivation

"If you are innovative, have a colorful imagination, and want to serve your country, maybe #CIA is for you.

We need the best talent America has to offer, because that is what America expects and deserves."

#HumansofCIA #STEM

more
Standard

CORONA is America’s first successful photographic reconnaissance satellite. In 1960, it revolutionized CIA’s collection of intelligence. Although our museum is not open to the public, each week we share a new artifact to give you a virtual peek inside. #HISTINT #Museum

CORONA is America's first successful photographic reconnaissance satellite. In 1960, it revolutionized CIA's collection of intelligence.

Although our museum is not open to the public, each week we share a new artifact to give you a virtual peek inside.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

#ThursdayMotivation For #CIA interns, impact is the rule, not the exception. Our interns spend their summers working in a fast-paced environment, performing meaningful work for some of the country’s top decision makers. #NationalInternDay #InternsWithImpact

#ThursdayMotivation

For #CIA interns, impact is the rule, not the exception.

Our interns spend their summers working in a fast-paced environment, performing meaningful work for some of the country's top decision makers.

#NationalInternDay #InternsWithImpact

more
Standard

Impressed by the talented @USASwimming athletes? We are too, but not at all surprised. Give your cheering voice a break to check out our story about OSS officer Charles Hutter, Jr.: Doctor, Olympian, and the "best dressed man in Burma." Go @TeamUSA! #Tokyo2020

Impressed by the talented @USASwimming athletes? We are too, but not at all surprised.

Give your cheering voice a break to check out our story about OSS officer Charles Hutter, Jr.: Doctor, Olympian, and the "best dressed man in Burma."

Go @TeamUSA!

#Tokyo2020

more
more
Standard

William Casey began his intelligence career in the OSS. In 1981, President Reagan selected Casey to be the Director of Central Intelligence. Although our museum is not open to the public, each week we share a new artifact to give you a peek inside. #HISTINT #Museum

William Casey began his intelligence career in the OSS. In 1981, President Reagan selected Casey to be the Director of Central Intelligence.

Although our museum is not open to the public, each week we share a new artifact to give you a peek inside.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
more
more
Standard

The Third Option Foundation heals, helps, and honors members of #CIA’s paramilitary community and their families. Quietly helping those who quietly serve. [thirdoptionfoundation.org] [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

The Third Option Foundation heals, helps, and honors members of #CIA's paramilitary community and their families. Quietly helping those who quietly serve.

https://www.thirdoptionfoundation.org/ https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1418730835516264449/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E7BYLPMWEAI_wwm.jpg

more
Standard

The #CIA Officers Memorial Foundation (@ciaomf2001) supports the well-being and educational needs of children and spouses of fallen #CIA officers. [ciamemorialfoundation.org] [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

The #CIA Officers Memorial Foundation (@ciaomf2001) supports the well-being and educational needs of children and spouses of fallen #CIA officers.

https://www.ciamemorialfoundation.org/donate https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1418730003819339780/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E7BXawAWQAIQ_NQ.jpg

more
Standard

DDCIA David Cohen, a Boston native, threw out a ceremonial pitch at the @RedSox vs. @Yankees game @FenwayPark to bring awareness to organizations that support #CIA officers and their families. [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

DDCIA David Cohen, a Boston native, threw out a ceremonial pitch at the @RedSox vs. @Yankees game @FenwayPark to bring awareness to organizations that support #CIA officers and their families. https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1418729757253017602/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E7BXMEmXIAIbJBu.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E7BXMEiWUAUAMpB.jpg

more
Standard

"I am fortunate enough to have competed in three #Olympic Marathon Trials. It was a childhood dream come true, and an opportunity to show my own daughters that you should never give up on your dreams." #HumansofCIA #Tokyo2020 #Olympics

"I am fortunate enough to have competed in three #Olympic Marathon Trials. It was a childhood dream come true, and an opportunity to show my own daughters that you should never give up on your dreams."

#HumansofCIA #Tokyo2020 #Olympics

more
more
Standard

A pneumatic-tube mail-delivery system was installed in the Original HQS Building during construction. The system had over 30 miles of steel tubing. Although our museum is not open to the public, each week we share a new artifact to give you a peek inside. #HISTINT #Museum

A pneumatic-tube mail-delivery system was installed in the Original HQS Building during construction. The system had over 30 miles of steel tubing.

Although our museum is not open to the public, each week we share a new artifact to give you a peek inside. #HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

A pneumatic-tube mail-delivery system was installed in the Original HQS Building during construction. The system had over 30 miles of steel tubing. Although our museum is not open to the public, each week we share a new artifact to give you a peek inside. #HISTINT #Museum

A pneumatic-tube mail-delivery system was installed in the Original HQS Building during construction. The system had over 30 miles of steel tubing.

Although our museum is not open to the public, each week we share a new artifact to give you a peek inside. #HISTINT #Museum

more
more
Standard

The #CIA Museum isn’t open to the public but that doesn’t mean you can’t experience our vast collection of artifacts. Our video series, "The Debrief," virtually opens our doors for you to learn more about our history, people, and mission. #HISTINT #DiscoverCIA

The #CIA Museum isn't open to the public but that doesn't mean you can't experience our vast collection of artifacts.

Our video series, "The Debrief," virtually opens our doors for you to learn more about our history, people, and mission.

#HISTINT #DiscoverCIA

more
more
Standard

#OTD in 1941, President Franklin D. Roosevelt tapped Gen. William Donovan to serve as the Coordinator of Information (COI). Frustrated by the piecemeal, stove-piped information he was receiving, the COI’s main goal was to gather foreign intelligence related to the War.

#OTD in 1941, President Franklin D. Roosevelt tapped Gen. William Donovan to serve as the Coordinator of Information (COI).

Frustrated by the piecemeal, stove-piped information he was receiving, the COI's main goal was to gather foreign intelligence related to the War.

more
more
Standard

Developed by CIA’s Office of Research and Development in the 1970s, this micro unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) was the first insect-sized vehicle to take flight. It was intended to prove the concept of such miniaturized platforms for intelligence collection. #HISTINT #Museum

Developed by CIA's Office of Research and Development in the 1970s, this micro unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) was the first insect-sized vehicle to take flight. It was intended to prove the concept of such miniaturized platforms for intelligence collection.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

#MondayMotivation At #CIA, we are analysts, graphic designers, operations officers, accountants, scientists and so much more. We come from all walks of life but work together to protect the values we cherish as Americans. #DiscoverCIA

#MondayMotivation

At #CIA, we are analysts, graphic designers, operations officers, accountants, scientists and so much more.

We come from all walks of life but work together to protect the values we cherish as Americans.

#DiscoverCIA

more
more
more
more
Standard

This compass is similar to the one used by the OSS. Military forces have used this compass since the 1950s with only minor modifications. With its olive-drab aluminum case, sighting wire, magnifying eyepiece, and luminous dial, it’s accurate within 2 degrees. #HISTINT #Museum

This compass is similar to the one used by the OSS. Military forces have used this compass since the 1950s with only minor modifications. With its olive-drab aluminum case, sighting wire, magnifying eyepiece, and luminous dial, it's accurate within 2 degrees.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

#CIA welcomes Robin Ashton, our new Senate-confirmed Inspector General. IG Ashton most recently served as Principal Deputy Inspector General for the Intelligence Community and brings a wealth of experience to CIA, including more than three decades @TheJusticeDept. [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

#CIA welcomes Robin Ashton, our new Senate-confirmed Inspector General. IG Ashton most recently served as Principal Deputy Inspector General for the Intelligence Community and brings a wealth of experience to CIA, including more than three decades @TheJusticeDept. https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1409605094795104261/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E4_q_kbXoAIlqOB.jpg

more
Standard

Today on #PrideDay, hear from #CIA officers about the cultural shift that occurred at the Agency since the signing of Executive Order 12968, which gave LGBTQ+ officers the right to obtain a security clearance and serve openly in the federal government. [youtube.com]

Today on #PrideDay, hear from #CIA officers about the cultural shift that occurred at the Agency since the signing of Executive Order 12968, which gave LGBTQ+ officers the right to obtain a security clearance and serve openly in the federal government.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVnndRNFy-8

more
Standard

Our worldwide mission means that every language is critical. Never underestimate the value your language fluency and cultural expertise can bring to #CIA. In today’s #AskMollyHale we dispel the notion that CIA is only recruiting "critical" language applicants.

Our worldwide mission means that every language is critical. Never underestimate the value your language fluency and cultural expertise can bring to #CIA.

In today's #AskMollyHale we dispel the notion that CIA is only recruiting "critical" language applicants.

more
Standard

Our worldwide mission means that every language is critical. Never underestimate the value your language fluency and cultural expertise can bring to #CIA. In today’s #AskMollyHale we dispel the notion that CIA is only recruiting "critical" language applicants.

Our worldwide mission means that every language is critical. Never underestimate the value your language fluency and cultural expertise can bring to #CIA.

In today's #AskMollyHale we dispel the notion that CIA is only recruiting "critical" language applicants.

more
more
Standard

CIA used this drill during the late 1950s and early 1960s to create holes in masonry for implanting audio devices. During use, the operator had to hold it against their stomach, earning the hand-crank drill its nickname "Belly Buster." #HISTINT #Museum

CIA used this drill during the late 1950s and early 1960s to create holes in masonry for implanting audio devices. During use, the operator had to hold it against their stomach, earning the hand-crank drill its nickname "Belly Buster."

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

This painting commemorates the Intelligence Community’s collaborative paramilitary intelligence collection operations in remote areas of the world and serves as a memorial to our colleagues who made the ultimate sacrifice. #HISTINT #Museum

This painting commemorates the Intelligence Community’s collaborative paramilitary intelligence collection operations in remote areas of the world and serves as a memorial to our colleagues who made the ultimate sacrifice.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

Students, the deadline is approaching to apply for our needs-based #CIA Scholarship Program! Be sure to apply before June 18th so you don’t miss the opportunity to spend your summers performing meaningful work for some of the country’s top leaders. #DiscoverCIA #FindYourCalling

Students, the deadline is approaching to apply for our needs-based #CIA Scholarship Program!

Be sure to apply before June 18th so you don't miss the opportunity to spend your summers performing meaningful work for some of the country's top leaders.

#DiscoverCIA #FindYourCalling

more
Standard

Whether at #CIA or anywhere else, make sure you’re taking time to check out parental leave policies offered by your potential employer before you apply. In our most recent #AskMollyHale, Molly discusses CIA’s paid parental leave policy and its importance to employee wellness.

Whether at #CIA or anywhere else, make sure you're taking time to check out parental leave policies offered by your potential employer before you apply.

In our most recent #AskMollyHale, Molly discusses CIA's paid parental leave policy and its importance to employee wellness.

more
Standard

This radio set and battery was hidden in Western Europe in 1961 and was not recovered until 1990. Had its use been necessary, the operator would have activated the unit by adding water to electrolytic powder and poured the solution into the battery. #HISTINT #Museum

This radio set and battery was hidden in Western Europe in 1961 and was not recovered until 1990. Had its use been necessary, the operator would have activated the unit by adding water to electrolytic powder and poured the solution into the battery.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

In 2014, @NBCNews correspondent, @RichardEngel visited headquarters to chat with former #CIA Museum Director Toni Hiley about the replica of the UBL Compound model that was used to brief the president before the raid. #AnsweringTheCall [youtube.com]

In 2014, @NBCNews correspondent, @RichardEngel visited headquarters to chat with former #CIA Museum Director Toni Hiley about the replica of the UBL Compound model that was used to brief the president before the raid.

#AnsweringTheCall

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZSnGHQCf_R0&t=39s

more
Standard

#CIA values all foreign languages, and many of our positions allow you to use your language skills to support the Agency’s mission. Our Foreign Language Incentive Program provides monetary bonuses to employees who meet foreign language proficiency requirements. #DiscoverCIA

#CIA values all foreign languages, and many of our positions allow you to use your language skills to support the Agency's mission.

Our Foreign Language Incentive Program provides monetary bonuses to employees who meet foreign language proficiency requirements.

#DiscoverCIA

more
Standard

This dog tag belonged to Sala Dasanada, a Thai national working on his doctorate when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor. He later joined the Free Thai Movement and reported locations of Japanese troops. General Donovan presented him with the Medal of Freedom. #HISTINT #Museum

This dog tag belonged to Sala Dasanada, a Thai national working on his doctorate when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor. He later joined the Free Thai Movement and reported locations of Japanese troops. General Donovan presented him with the Medal of Freedom.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
more
more
Standard

RT CBS_Herridge: With no written invitations, and a time and place so secret it’s on a need-to-know basis, @CBS_Herridge takes us behind the curtain of a covert concert that’s raised millions in scholarships for children of the intel community + special ops fallen heroes. [twitter.com] [video.twimg.com] [video.twimg.com]

RT CBS_Herridge: With no written invitations, and a time and place so secret it's on a need-to-know basis, @CBS_Herridge takes us behind the curtain of a covert concert that's raised millions in scholarships for children of the intel community + special ops fallen heroes.

https://twitter.com/CBSThisMorning/status/1398620382656143362/video/1 https://video.twimg.com/amplify_video/1398620294932221952/vid/960x540/m14r317sPvBIMci4.mp4?tag=14 https://video.twimg.com/amplify_video/1398620294932221952/vid/960x540/m14r317sPvBIMci4.mp4?tag=14

more
Standard

“In honor of those members of the Central Intelligence Agency who gave their lives in the service of their country.” #InMemoriam [twitter.com] [video.twimg.com] [video.twimg.com]

“In honor of those members of the Central Intelligence Agency who gave their lives in the service of their country.”

#InMemoriam https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1398292984483831809/video/1 https://video.twimg.com/amplify_video/1398280583126605825/vid/1280x720/pphFMOSx6WsIkxdQ.mp4?tag=14 https://video.twimg.com/amplify_video/1398280583126605825/vid/1280x720/pphFMOSx6WsIkxdQ.mp4?tag=14

more
Standard

Our officers do their work with no expectation of recognition, knowing that if we make the ultimate sacrifice, the details of our efforts are likely to be known to just a very few. We honor those Agency officers who gave their lives in the service of our country. #InMemoriam

Our officers do their work with no expectation of recognition, knowing that if we make the ultimate sacrifice, the details of our efforts are likely to be known to just a very few.

We honor those Agency officers who gave their lives in the service of our country.

#InMemoriam

more
Standard

This silver coin commemorating an anticipated (but never realized) Bay of Pigs victory features an outline of Cuba with a rebel invader advancing past a fallen member of Castro’s military in the foreground. #HISTINT #Museum

This silver coin commemorating an anticipated (but never realized) Bay of Pigs victory features an outline of Cuba with a rebel invader advancing past a fallen member of Castro's military in the foreground.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
more
Standard

#OTD in 2011, then-Director Leon Panetta and #DNI James Clapper welcomed President Barack Obama to #CIA Headquarters as he thanked the Intelligence Community after the Usama Bin Ladin operation. [youtube.com] #AnsweringTheCall

#OTD in 2011, then-Director Leon Panetta and #DNI James Clapper welcomed President Barack Obama to #CIA Headquarters as he thanked the Intelligence Community after the Usama Bin Ladin operation.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JTEUukJF3es

#AnsweringTheCall

more
more
more
more
more
Standard

During his six years working for #CIA, Chiyoki “Chick” Ikeda was known for his talent with languages. He was fluent in Japanese and English, and he had a basic proficiency in French and Chinese. He was also known as a true patriot.  #APAHM

During his six years working for #CIA, Chiyoki “Chick” Ikeda was known for his talent with languages. He was fluent in Japanese and English, and he had a basic proficiency in French and Chinese.

He was also known as a true patriot. 

#APAHM

more
Standard

The culture of #CIA is shaped entirely by the people who work here. There are employee-created groups for chess players, musicians, and everything in between. This also includes officers who seek opportunities to test their athleticism. #AskMollyHale

The culture of #CIA is shaped entirely by the people who work here. There are employee-created groups for chess players, musicians, and everything in between.

This also includes officers who seek opportunities to test their athleticism.

#AskMollyHale

more
Standard

RT FedInsider: Join @FedInsider at 2pm ET for a complimentary #webinar on how our top agencies are enforcing #cybersecurity through the #COVID #pandemic in an #election, with the challenges of #vaccines & #teleworking. Still time to register [fedinsider.com] @CIA @ThalesTCT @PegHosky

RT FedInsider: Join @FedInsider at 2pm ET for a complimentary #webinar on how our top agencies are enforcing #cybersecurity through the #COVID #pandemic in an #election, with the challenges of #vaccines & #teleworking. Still time to register https://www.fedinsider.com/intelligence-community-cybersecurity-is-national-security/

@CIA @ThalesTCT @PegHosky

more
more
more
Standard

This small badge for overt OSS employees identified Technical Sergeant Spiros H. Kaleyias of the Special Operations Branch while he worked at OSS facilities, such as the E Street Compound in Washington, DC. #HISTINT #Museum

This small badge for overt OSS employees identified Technical Sergeant Spiros H. Kaleyias of the Special Operations Branch while he worked at OSS facilities, such as the E Street Compound in Washington, DC.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

This small badge for overt OSS employees identified Technical Sergeant Spiros H. Kaleyias of the Special Operations Branch while he worked at OSS facilities, such as the E Street Compound in Washington, DC. #HISTINT #Museum

This small badge for overt OSS employees identified Technical Sergeant Spiros H. Kaleyias of the Special Operations Branch while he worked at OSS facilities, such as the E Street Compound in Washington, DC.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

The mission to capture Usama Bin Ladin was the culmination of many years of complex, thorough, and highly advanced intelligence operations and analyses led by #CIA and partners across the Intelligence Community (IC). #AnsweringTheCall #PSRW

The mission to capture Usama Bin Ladin was the culmination of many years of complex, thorough, and highly advanced intelligence operations and analyses led by #CIA and partners across the Intelligence Community (IC).

#AnsweringTheCall #PSRW

more
more
more
more
Standard

Ten years ago this weekend, Usama Bin Ladin was killed in a U.S. military raid in Abbottabad, Pakistan. A decade later, we are reminded of the courage, dedication, and sacrifice of those military members and intelligence officers who answered the call when we needed it the most.

Ten years ago this weekend, Usama Bin Ladin was killed in a U.S. military raid in Abbottabad, Pakistan.

A decade later, we are reminded of the courage, dedication, and sacrifice of those military members and intelligence officers who answered the call when we needed it the most.

more
more
Standard

RT nytopinion: On today’s episode of Sway, @karaswisher talks to the C.I.A.’s version of James Bond’s “Q,” the woman behind the disguises and tools every intel officer needs to spy for America’s interests.  [nytimes.com]

RT nytopinion: On today’s episode of Sway, @karaswisher talks to the C.I.A.’s version of James Bond’s “Q,” the woman behind the disguises and tools every intel officer needs to spy for America’s interests.  https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/26/opinion/sway-kara-swisher-dawn-meyerriecks.html?smid=tw-nytopinion&smtyp=cur

more
Standard

RT nytopinion: On today’s episode of Sway, @karaswisher talks to the C.I.A.’s version of James Bond’s “Q,” the woman behind the disguises and tools every intel officer needs to spy for America’s interests.  [nytimes.com]

RT nytopinion: On today’s episode of Sway, @karaswisher talks to the C.I.A.’s version of James Bond’s “Q,” the woman behind the disguises and tools every intel officer needs to spy for America’s interests.  https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/26/opinion/sway-kara-swisher-dawn-meyerriecks.html?smid=tw-nytopinion&smtyp=cur

more
Standard

As Americans celebrated victory in Europe in May 1945, Office of Strategic Services (OSS) officer Richard Helms wrote this touching and eloquent letter to his young son on a captured sheet of Adolf Hitler’s personal stationery. #HISTINT #Museum

As Americans celebrated victory in Europe in May 1945, Office of Strategic Services (OSS) officer Richard Helms wrote this touching and eloquent letter to his young son on a captured sheet of Adolf Hitler's personal stationery.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
more
Standard

#MondayMotivation Alyssa, an intern in our Directorate of Science and Technology, experienced CIA’s operational mission firsthand. She continues her service today, working hard to keep our country safe. #CIA interns don’t sit on the sidelines. #InternswithImpact

#MondayMotivation

Alyssa, an intern in our Directorate of Science and Technology, experienced CIA's operational mission firsthand. She continues her service today, working hard to keep our country safe.

#CIA interns don't sit on the sidelines.

#InternswithImpact

more
more
more
Standard

#BringYourChildToWorkDay looks different this year but we are opening our doors "virtually" not only to our own children, but to children everywhere. Explore new lesson plans, games and activities on our "Spy Kids" page to get a taste of what it’s like to work at #CIA.

#BringYourChildToWorkDay looks different this year but we are opening our doors "virtually" not only to our own children, but to children everywhere.

Explore new lesson plans, games and activities on our "Spy Kids" page to get a taste of what it's like to work at #CIA.

more
Standard

RT ODNIgov: Today DNI Haines issued a statement on the President’s intent to nominate Dr. Stacey Dixon as Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence. Read her full statement here: [dni.gov] [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

RT ODNIgov: Today DNI Haines issued a statement on the President’s intent to nominate Dr. Stacey Dixon as Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence. Read her full statement here: https://www.dni.gov/index.php/newsroom/press-releases/press-releases-2021/item/2207-dni-haines-statement-on-the-president-s-intent-to-nominate-dr-stacey-dixon-as-pddni https://twitter.com/ODNIgov/status/1384976460201566210/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EzhqslpWEAI2GBh.png

more
Standard

This #NationalParkWeek we’re exploring the history of spies in America’s parks. #DYK, Prince William Forest Park was used as a training site for the OSS?   These stories may have been lost if it weren’t for the efforts of OSS and #CIA vet, Art Reinhardt, and the @NatlParkService.

This #NationalParkWeek we're exploring the history of spies in America's parks. #DYK, Prince William Forest Park was used as a training site for the OSS?

These stories may have been lost if it weren't for the efforts of OSS and #CIA vet, Art Reinhardt, and the @NatlParkService.

more
more
more
more
Standard

This coin may appear to be an Eisenhower silver dollar, but it is really a concealment device. It was used to hide messages or film so they could be sent secretly. Because it looks like ordinary pocket change, it is almost undetectable. #HISTINT #Museum

This coin may appear to be an Eisenhower silver dollar, but it is really a concealment device. It was used to hide messages or film so they could be sent secretly. Because it looks like ordinary pocket change, it is almost undetectable.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

#MondayMotivation Jason spent the summers between his architecture studies as a #CIA intern in our Directorate of Support. Jason played a key role in designing CIA’s 9/11 memorial. His work endures as a poignant reminder for generations to come. #InternswithImpact

#MondayMotivation

Jason spent the summers between his architecture studies as a #CIA intern in our Directorate of Support. Jason played a key role in designing CIA's 9/11 memorial.

His work endures as a poignant reminder for generations to come.

#InternswithImpact

more
more
more
Standard

Colonel William Pietsch began his intelligence career at age 21, as youngest in the Office of Strategic Services’ (OSS) inaugural class of paratroopers. He completed many successful OSS missions during and after World War II. #HISTINT #Museum

Colonel William Pietsch began his intelligence career at age 21, as youngest in the Office of Strategic Services’ (OSS) inaugural class of paratroopers.

He completed many successful OSS missions during and after World War II.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

#MondayMotivation As an intern in our Directorate of Support, Nikki traveled the globe to experience CIA’s mission firsthand. Like many #CIA interns, Nikki’s rewarding internship experiences led to a fulfilling and impactful Agency career. #InternswithImpact

#MondayMotivation

As an intern in our Directorate of Support, Nikki traveled the globe to experience CIA's mission firsthand.

Like many #CIA interns, Nikki's rewarding internship experiences led to a fulfilling and impactful Agency career.

#InternswithImpact

more
Standard

In honor of #NationalPetDay, meet a few of our K9s. Ok, well, technically they’re not “pets" but our K9 Corps serves an important role in our mission. They sniff out explosives and protect #CIA officers and our buildings from bombs and other threats.

In honor of #NationalPetDay, meet a few of our K9s.

Ok, well, technically they’re not “pets" but our K9 Corps serves an important role in our mission. They sniff out explosives and protect #CIA officers and our buildings from bombs and other threats.

more
Standard

#ThursdayThoughts "I’ve wanted to be a librarian since I was four years old. I guess I was a bit different, even at that age, and libraries always offered a safe, quiet space. In this one room, I could find a number of mini-escapes." #NationalLibraryWeek

#ThursdayThoughts

"I've wanted to be a librarian since I was four years old. I guess I was a bit different, even at that age, and libraries always offered a safe, quiet space. In this one room, I could find a number of mini-escapes."

#NationalLibraryWeek

more
Standard

As a young ops officer in the 1970s, Marti became the first female #CIA officer to run a high value asset in Moscow during the Cold War. At the time, Soviet intelligence assumed this young woman was “just a secretary” and Marti played the role convincingly. #WomenInIntel #WCW

As a young ops officer in the 1970s, Marti became the first female #CIA officer to run a high value asset in Moscow during the Cold War.

At the time, Soviet intelligence assumed this young woman was “just a secretary” and Marti played the role convincingly.

#WomenInIntel #WCW

more
Standard

#OTD, we celebrate the 115th birthday of the U.S.’s most decorated female WWII civilian, Virginia Hall. Her life reads like a spy novel. Take a listen to Janelle, Deputy Director of the #CIA Museum, chat with the @HolocaustMuseum about the woman known as "The Limping Lady."

#OTD, we celebrate the 115th birthday of the U.S.’s most decorated female WWII civilian, Virginia Hall.

Her life reads like a spy novel. Take a listen to Janelle, Deputy Director of the #CIA Museum, chat with the @HolocaustMuseum about the woman known as "The Limping Lady."

more
Standard

The Stinger missiles supplied by the United States gave Afghan guerrillas, generally known as the Mujahideen, the ability to destroy the dreaded Mi-24D helicopter gunships deployed by the Soviets to enforce their control over Afghanistan. #HISTINT #Museum

The Stinger missiles supplied by the United States gave Afghan guerrillas, generally known as the Mujahideen, the ability to destroy the dreaded Mi-24D helicopter gunships deployed by the Soviets to enforce their control over Afghanistan.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

#MondayMotivation When Matt joined #CIA as an intern in our Directorate of Analysis, he never imagined he would be sitting across the table from an ambassador, briefing on emerging international issues. Our interns do more because our mission demands more. #InternswithImpact

#MondayMotivation

When Matt joined #CIA as an intern in our Directorate of Analysis, he never imagined he would be sitting across the table from an ambassador, briefing on emerging international issues.

Our interns do more because our mission demands more.

#InternswithImpact

more
Standard

We don’t hire officers with the expectation that they’ll be able to tackle our biggest challenges on day one. We know they need to learn the "how-to" of intel first. In today’s #AskMollyHale, we’re discussing training and continuing education opportunities for #CIA officers.

We don't hire officers with the expectation that they'll be able to tackle our biggest challenges on day one. We know they need to learn the "how-to" of intel first.

In today's #AskMollyHale, we're discussing training and continuing education opportunities for #CIA officers.

more
more
Standard

RT ODNIgov: The Intelligence Community is committed to fostering a workplace culture of inclusion, equity, and civility. Read the Director of National Intelligence’s statement on equal employment opportunity: [dni.gov]

RT ODNIgov: The Intelligence Community is committed to fostering a workplace culture of inclusion, equity, and civility. Read the Director of National Intelligence’s statement on equal employment opportunity: https://www.dni.gov/files/EEOD/documents/03-22-18_DNI_quot_s_Statement_on_Equal_Employment_Opportunity_21-00137_U_SIGNED-FINAL.pdf

more
more
Standard

RT ODNIgov: This International Transgender Day of Visibility we recognize and celebrate transgender members of the Intelligence Community workforce for their contributions to our mission and efforts to keep our nation safe.

RT ODNIgov: This International Transgender Day of Visibility we recognize and celebrate transgender members of the Intelligence Community workforce for their contributions to our mission and efforts to keep our nation safe.

more
more
Standard

The range of this BC-611-C radio receiver and transmitter was 1 to 3 miles with its antenna fully extended. In combat, antennas could be shortened to about the span from one’s thumb to the little finger, reducing the range to a more discreet 100-200 feet. #HISTINT #Museum

The range of this BC-611-C radio receiver and transmitter was 1 to 3 miles with its antenna fully extended.

In combat, antennas could be shortened to about the span from one’s thumb to the little finger, reducing the range to a more discreet 100-200 feet.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

Linda, a former intern and current employee in CIA’s Directorate of Science and Technology, put her engineering degree to the test by creating a piece of ‘spytech’ supporting the Agency’s mission. For #CIA interns, impact is the rule, not the exception. #InternswithImpact

Linda, a former intern and current employee in CIA's Directorate of Science and Technology, put her engineering degree to the test by creating a piece of 'spytech' supporting the Agency's mission.

For #CIA interns, impact is the rule, not the exception.

#InternswithImpact

more
more
Standard

#WomensHistoryMonth #WomenInIntel Although women made up one-fifth of the OSS, their contributions were often overlooked. Elizebeth Friedman, for instance, was on a team that cracked not one, not two, but three Enigma machines over the course of World War II.

#WomensHistoryMonth #WomenInIntel

Although women made up one-fifth of the OSS, their contributions were often overlooked.

Elizebeth Friedman, for instance, was on a team that cracked not one, not two, but three Enigma machines over the course of World War II.

more
more
more
more
Standard

#MondayMotivation Before joining #CIA after graduation, Andrew was an intern for three summers in our Directorate of Digital Innovation. Learn more about how he, and other Agency interns, have made the most of their internship in our new series, #InternswithImpact.

#MondayMotivation

Before joining #CIA after graduation, Andrew was an intern for three summers in our Directorate of Digital Innovation.

Learn more about how he, and other Agency interns, have made the most of their internship in our new series, #InternswithImpact.

more
more
Standard

#DYK that #WomensHistoryMonth happens to begin on the birthday of “Spy Girl” Betty McIntosh? Betty worked for OSS and helped to win WWII by creating rumors that our foreign adversaries would believe. She also wrote many books capturing the stories of her fellow #WomeninIntel.

#DYK that #WomensHistoryMonth happens to begin on the birthday of “Spy Girl” Betty McIntosh?

Betty worked for OSS and helped to win WWII by creating rumors that our foreign adversaries would believe. She also wrote many books capturing the stories of her fellow #WomeninIntel.

more
Standard

RT ODNIgov: On behalf of the Intelligence Community, DNI Haines congratulates Bill Burns on his confirmation as @CIA director. Read her full statement here: [dni.gov] [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

RT ODNIgov: On behalf of the Intelligence Community, DNI Haines congratulates Bill Burns on his confirmation as @CIA director. Read her full statement here: https://www.dni.gov/index.php/newsroom/press-releases/press-releases-2021/item/2190-dni-haines-statement-on-u-s-senate-confirmation-of-william-burns-as-cia-director https://twitter.com/ODNIgov/status/1372671941467893763/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Ewy12YwWgAQFhUI.jpg

more
more
more
more
more
Standard

Bill Buckley volunteered to serve as #CIA Station Chief after the 1983 Beirut Embassy bombing, the deadliest attack in CIA history, to counter the terrorists that had taken the lives of several colleagues.   In that same spirit, we must continue the search for those who took his. [twitter.com]

Bill Buckley volunteered to serve as #CIA Station Chief after the 1983 Beirut Embassy bombing, the deadliest attack in CIA history, to counter the terrorists that had taken the lives of several colleagues.

In that same spirit, we must continue the search for those who took his. https://twitter.com/RFJ_USA/status/1371884067017400329

more
more
Standard

#CIA designed and manufactured this two-man semi-submersible in the 1950s. It carried no weapons, was cramped, had limited endurance, and required a “mother ship” for transport and recovery. However, the vessel could approach areas ships could not. #HISTINT #Museum

#CIA designed and manufactured this two-man semi-submersible in the 1950s.

It carried no weapons, was cramped, had limited endurance, and required a “mother ship” for transport and recovery. However, the vessel could approach areas ships could not.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
more
more
more
more
more
more
Standard

These CIA-produced leaflets were used during the Persian Gulf War (1990-1991). Copies were air-dropped over a selected area before an Allied bombing run. The leaflets gave the civilian people time to evacuate and encouraged the military units to surrender. #HISTINT #Museum

These CIA-produced leaflets were used during the Persian Gulf War (1990-1991). Copies were air-dropped over a selected area before an Allied bombing run. The leaflets gave the civilian people time to evacuate and encouraged the military units to surrender.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

In 1953, a group of women pressed Dir. Allen Dulles for his thoughts on the role of women at #CIA which led to the formation of "The Petticoat Panel"—a panel of women employees who analyzed barriers to the advancement of women at CIA.   #ChoosetoChallenge #IWD2021 #WomeninIntel

In 1953, a group of women pressed Dir. Allen Dulles for his thoughts on the role of women at #CIA which led to the formation of "The Petticoat Panel"—a panel of women employees who analyzed barriers to the advancement of women at CIA.

#ChoosetoChallenge #IWD2021 #WomeninIntel

more
more
more
Standard

Former #CIA External Advisory Board Member Vernon Jordan left his mark on the Agency with his leadership of our Diversity in Leadership Study, which laid the groundwork for diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives that continue today. #RIP

Former #CIA External Advisory Board Member Vernon Jordan left his mark on the Agency with his leadership of our Diversity in Leadership Study, which laid the groundwork for diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives that continue today.

#RIP

more
Standard

#WednesdayWisdom #AskMollyHale If you want to work for #CIA, don’t let a fear of the "lie detector" be the one reason that stops you. Check out our most recent #AskMollyHale to learn more about the polygraph. Hopefully, it will put your nerves at ease.

#WednesdayWisdom #AskMollyHale

If you want to work for #CIA, don't let a fear of the "lie detector" be the one reason that stops you.

Check out our most recent #AskMollyHale to learn more about the polygraph. Hopefully, it will put your nerves at ease.

more
Standard

After "Doctor Zhivago" was denied publishing in the USSR, #CIA stepped in to secretly publish the novel. The front cover and the binding identify the book in Russian; the back of the book states that it was printed in France. #HISTINT #Museum

After "Doctor Zhivago" was denied publishing in the USSR, #CIA stepped in to secretly publish the novel.

The front cover and the binding identify the book in Russian; the back of the book states that it was printed in France.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

#MondayMotivation Attention Students: #CIA is now accepting applications for our 2022 needs-based scholarship program. Spend your summers performing meaningful work for the country’s top decision makers, all while earning a full-time salary and tuition assistance. #DiscoverCIA

#MondayMotivation

Attention Students: #CIA is now accepting applications for our 2022 needs-based scholarship program.

Spend your summers performing meaningful work for the country's top decision makers, all while earning a full-time salary and tuition assistance.

#DiscoverCIA

more
Standard

As Black History Month comes to an end, hear what Nathaniel of Blacks in Government (BIG) has to say about how CIA’s African-American Agency Resource Group (ARG) provides a safe space and sense of community for our workforce. #BlackHistoryMonth [twitter.com] [video.twimg.com] [video.twimg.com]

As Black History Month comes to an end, hear what Nathaniel of Blacks in Government (BIG) has to say about how CIA's African-American Agency Resource Group (ARG) provides a safe space and sense of community for our workforce.

#BlackHistoryMonth https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1366055566091509764/video/1 https://video.twimg.com/ext_tw_video/1365398905962299394/pu/vid/1280x720/uHG9GNg8PpqW5IMo.mp4?tag=10 https://video.twimg.com/ext_tw_video/1365398905962299394/pu/vid/1280x720/uHG9GNg8PpqW5IMo.mp4?tag=10

more
Standard

RT NSACyber: Zero Trust assumes all users, devices, and network components to be untrusted until verified as legitimate. For more on how #ZeroTrust can enhance your organization’s security, review our latest #cybersecurity release: [nsa.gov]

RT NSACyber: Zero Trust assumes all users, devices, and network components to be untrusted until verified as legitimate. For more on how #ZeroTrust can enhance your organization’s security, review our latest #cybersecurity release: https://www.nsa.gov/News-Features/Feature-Stories/Article-View/Article/2515176/nsa-issues-guidance-on-zero-trust-security-model/

more
Standard

The correct answer is 90,000 ft.; 85,069 ft. Learn more about the differences between the A-12 OXCART and the SR-71 Blackbird: [cia.gov] [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

The correct answer is 90,000 ft.; 85,069 ft.

Learn more about the differences between the A-12 OXCART and the SR-71 Blackbird: https://www.cia.gov/stories/story/oxcart-vs-blackbird-do-you-know-the-difference/ https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1364680457657462787/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EvBRjzUXIAseDuU.jpg

more
more
Standard

#TuesdayTrivia The A-12 has a documented maximum speed of 2,208 MPH, set during a test in 1965, while the SR-71 holds the official speed record for a piloted operational jet aircraft of 2,193 MPH, set on July 28, 1976. What was the max. test altitude for each aircraft?

#TuesdayTrivia

The A-12 has a documented maximum speed of 2,208 MPH, set during a test in 1965, while the SR-71 holds the official speed record for a piloted operational jet aircraft of 2,193 MPH, set on July 28, 1976.

What was the max. test altitude for each aircraft?

more
Standard

A code is a system of communication in which groups of symbols represent words. Codes may be used for brevity or security. Here, a code is concealed inside the mirror of a lady’s makeup compact. By tilting the mirror at the correct angle, the code is revealed. #HISTINT #Museum

A code is a system of communication in which groups of symbols represent words. Codes may be used for brevity or security. Here, a code is concealed inside the mirror of a lady’s makeup compact. By tilting the mirror at the correct angle, the code is revealed.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

#MondayMotivation   There isn’t one path to a career at #CIA. Our officers come from all walks of life and experiences.   In honor of #BlackHistoryMonth, our #HBCU grads represented their alma maters and displayed pride in their institutions.   #DiscoverCIA

#MondayMotivation

There isn't one path to a career at #CIA. Our officers come from all walks of life and experiences.

In honor of #BlackHistoryMonth, our #HBCU grads represented their alma maters and displayed pride in their institutions.

#DiscoverCIA

more
more
more
more
more
more
more
more
Standard

It’s been a little over a month since we launched the new [cia.gov] and we’re still receiving questions about the modern design. So we decided to give you a deep dive into our design choices and what they say about today’s #CIA. #TBT #DiscoverCIA

It's been a little over a month since we launched the new https://www.cia.gov/index.html and we're still receiving questions about the modern design.

So we decided to give you a deep dive into our design choices and what they say about today's #CIA.

#TBT #DiscoverCIA

more
Standard

Students, we’re accepting applications until March 15 for the DO Undergraduate Internship Program! Check it out and explore all student opportunities with #CIA. #DiscoverCIA #FindYourCalling [cia.gov]

Students, we’re accepting applications until March 15 for the DO Undergraduate Internship Program! Check it out and explore all student opportunities with #CIA.

#DiscoverCIA #FindYourCalling

https://www.cia.gov/careers/jobs/undergraduate-internship-program-directorate-of-operations/

more
more
Standard

Issued for use by the #OSS in the China-Burma-India Theater, this blood chit reads, “This foreign person (American) has come to China to help the war effort. Soldiers and civilians, one and all, should save and protect him.” #HISTINT #Museum

Issued for use by the #OSS in the China-Burma-India Theater, this blood chit reads, “This foreign person (American) has come to China to help the war effort. Soldiers and civilians, one and all, should save and protect him.”

#HISTINT #Museum

more
more
Standard

This #BlackHistoryMonth, we are celebrating the resilience, steadfast perseverance, pride, and commitment African-American officers continue to demonstrate in advancing the Agency’s mission and enriching our community.   #BHM #DiscoverCIA

This #BlackHistoryMonth, we are celebrating the resilience, steadfast perseverance, pride, and commitment African-American officers continue to demonstrate in advancing the Agency's mission and enriching our community.

#BHM #DiscoverCIA

more
more
Standard

RT FBI: #FBI Director Christopher Wray’s Statement Regarding Agent-Involved Shooting in Florida @FBIMiamiFL [fbi.gov] [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

RT FBI: #FBI Director Christopher Wray’s Statement Regarding Agent-Involved Shooting in Florida @FBIMiamiFL https://www.fbi.gov/news/pressrel/press-releases/director-wrays-statement-regarding-agent-involved-shooting-in-florida https://twitter.com/FBI/status/1356677203887546370/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EtPiujDXYAMsFZf.jpg

more
Standard

#ICYMI: DDS&T Dawn Meyerriecks sat down with @MasonNatSec to discuss her experience as a late-career hire, the importance of reverse-mentoring, and why she wants her team to fail fast, learn and move on. Check out her Iron Butterfly podcast interview: [shows.acast.com]

#ICYMI: DDS&T Dawn Meyerriecks sat down with @MasonNatSec to discuss her experience as a late-career hire, the importance of reverse-mentoring, and why she wants her team to fail fast, learn and move on.

Check out her Iron Butterfly podcast interview:

https://shows.acast.com/the-iron-butterfly/episodes/dawn-meyerriecks-heritage-oak

more
more
more
more
more
more
Standard

RT ODNIgov: ODNI is on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube… and now on Instagram! Come to see highlights of DNI Haines’ first week on the job, stay to get a behind the scenes look at our values, people, and mission. Follow us here: [instagram.com]

RT ODNIgov: ODNI is on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube… and now on Instagram! Come to see highlights of DNI Haines’ first week on the job, stay to get a behind the scenes look at our values, people, and mission. Follow us here: https://www.instagram.com/accounts/login/

more
Standard

Read the lesser known story of the #CIA officers who were held hostage for more than a year in the US Embassy in Tehran after it was overrun. Those officers were released 40 years ago this month: [cia.gov] #HISINT

Read the lesser known story of the #CIA officers who were held hostage for more than a year in the US Embassy in Tehran after it was overrun.

Those officers were released 40 years ago this month: https://www.cia.gov/stories/story/444-days-in-tehran-the-story-of-cia-officers-held-captive-during-the-iranian-hostage-crisis/

#HISINT

more
more
more
more
more
more
more
more
more
more
Standard

#CIA welcomes back Deputy Director David Cohen, who is serving as Acting Director while Ambassador William J. Burns awaits Senate confirmation.   “I am honored and delighted to once again join the leadership team at CIA." -Acting DCIA Cohen

#CIA welcomes back Deputy Director David Cohen, who is serving as Acting Director while Ambassador William J. Burns awaits Senate confirmation.

“I am honored and delighted to once again join the leadership team at CIA." -Acting DCIA Cohen

more
more
Standard

The #CIA workforce thanks Director Haspel for her 36 years of dedicated service to the American people.   You have broken barriers and empowered the next generation of CIA officers. [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

The #CIA workforce thanks Director Haspel for her 36 years of dedicated service to the American people.

You have broken barriers and empowered the next generation of CIA officers. https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1351597676182302726/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EsHWso5XYAMcduD.jpg

more
more
more
more
more
more
more
more
more
more
more
more
more
Standard

#OTD, we remember the 7 officers who lost their lives in the 2009 terror attack in Khwost, Afghanistan. We will always remember these members of the #CIA family who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to their country. [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

#OTD, we remember the 7 officers who lost their lives in the 2009 terror attack in Khwost, Afghanistan.

We will always remember these members of the #CIA family who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to their country. https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1344297194333978624/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Ep3u4rKXYAAZImQ.jpg

more
Standard

The M-209 is a mechanical cipher device designed by Boris Hagelin. Compact and portable, it used a series of rotors to encode and decode secret military messages. The US Army widely used the machine during World War II. #HISTINT #Museum

The M-209 is a mechanical cipher device designed by Boris Hagelin. Compact and portable, it used a series of rotors to encode and decode secret military messages. The US Army widely used the machine during World War II.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
more
Standard

This patch was worn on the left sleeve of personnel in the China-Burma-India Theater. The star on the left represents a traditional Chinese rendering of the sun, while the star on the right is the “star of India.” The red, white and blue colors represent the US. #HISTINT #Museum

This patch was worn on the left sleeve of personnel in the China-Burma-India Theater. The star on the left represents a traditional Chinese rendering of the sun, while the star on the right is the “star of India.” The red, white and blue colors represent the US.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

And the winner is… The Winter Garden! With its gelatin sheet windows, classic gingerbread frame, and sugared greenery, it’s easy to see why. We can’t think of a better (or tastier) place to ride out the winter storms. Thanks to everyone who voted! [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

And the winner is…

The Winter Garden! With its gelatin sheet windows, classic gingerbread frame, and sugared greenery, it's easy to see why. We can't think of a better (or tastier) place to ride out the winter storms.

Thanks to everyone who voted! https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1339677933603074050/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Epd96o_XMAUtEoo.jpg

more
more
more
more
more
more
Standard

"Out of the secret world I once knew, I have tried to make a theater for the larger worlds we inhabit.” – John Le Carré Few can capture the intrigue of espionage as masterfully as #JohnLeCarre. Many will remember this literary giant’s life and works for generations to come. [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

"Out of the secret world I once knew, I have tried to make a theater for the larger worlds we inhabit.” - John Le Carré

Few can capture the intrigue of espionage as masterfully as #JohnLeCarre. Many will remember this literary giant's life and works for generations to come. https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1338556915937386499/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EpOBwpiXYAER6U0.jpg

more
more
more
more
Standard

RT NavalAcademy: USNA’s first African American woman selected to become brigade commander, 1/C Sydney Barber, met this week with Juliane Gallina, #USNA’s first female brigade commander & ’92 grad, and Reuben E Brigety II, USNA’s fifth African American brigade commander & ’95 grad. [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

RT NavalAcademy: USNA's first African American woman selected to become brigade commander, 1/C Sydney Barber, met this week with Juliane Gallina, #USNA's first female brigade commander & '92 grad, and Reuben E Brigety II, USNA's fifth African American brigade commander & '95 grad. https://twitter.com/NavalAcademy/status/1333860217650438144/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EoLRsG2W8AMmtic.jpg:large

more
more
more
more
more
more
more
more
Standard

#ArtifactoftheWeek: This bible was used during a memorial service in Afghanistan to honor CIA ALPHA Team member Mike Spann. Learn more: [cia.gov] #HISTINT #Museum [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

#ArtifactoftheWeek:

This bible was used during a memorial service in Afghanistan to honor CIA ALPHA Team member Mike Spann.

Learn more: https://www.cia.gov/about-cia/cia-museum/experience-the-collection/index.html#!/artifact/172

#HISTINT #Museum https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1331299952916647939/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Enm4_46XMAAXPm1.jpg:large

more
more
more
more
more
more
more
Standard

This #VeteransDay we’re reflecting on some of the lesser-known stories about OSS-Director and Father of American Intelligence, General William Donovan; Stories which earned him the nickname: Wild Bill. Learn more: [cia.gov] [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

This #VeteransDay we're reflecting on some of the lesser-known stories about OSS-Director and Father of American Intelligence, General William Donovan; Stories which earned him the nickname: Wild Bill.

Learn more: https://www.cia.gov/news-information/featured-story-archive/2020-featured-story-archive/the-legend-of-wild-bill-how-donovan-got-his-nickname.html https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1326558689919111168/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Emjh1cMWMAkgwEm.jpg:large

more
more
more
Standard

#MondayMotivation #CIA has a history of innovation. Our talented officers have solved some of the world’s most challenging and complex technical problems. If you’re interested in #STEM, make the most of your technical skills at #CIA: [cia.gov] #DiscovertheCIA

#MondayMotivation

#CIA has a history of innovation. Our talented officers have solved some of the world's most challenging and complex technical problems.

If you're interested in #STEM, make the most of your technical skills at #CIA: https://www.cia.gov/redirects/ciaredirect.html

#DiscovertheCIA

more
more
more
Standard

If you’re looking to learn more about Virginia Hall, check out our video series, "The Debrief: Behind The Artifact." [twitter.com] [video.twimg.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

If you're looking to learn more about Virginia Hall, check out our video series, "The Debrief: Behind The Artifact." https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1324393851059163136/video/1 https://video.twimg.com/ext_tw_video/1324389993020874754/pu/vid/1280x720/zCqdA2XNUJImwcMA.mp4?tag=10 https://pbs.twimg.com/ext_tw_video_thumb/1324389993020874754/pu/img/RexZqxG7e4TysofP.jpg:large

more
Standard

#ReelvsReal @IFCFilms #CIA historians held a discussion with actor and producer @SarahMeganT about her film @acalltospy which highlights the life and work of the OSS’s Virginia Hall. Hear their thoughts about the accuracy of the film. [youtube.com]

#ReelvsReal @IFCFilms

#CIA historians held a discussion with actor and producer @SarahMeganT about her film @acalltospy which highlights the life and work of the OSS's Virginia Hall.

Hear their thoughts about the accuracy of the film.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NKQ2QofoMt4&app=desktop

more
Standard

Vice Adm. Albert “Bert” M. Calland III was the first U.S. military flag officer to set foot in Afghanistan in 2001. He served as commander of all Special Operations Forces for U.S. Central Command during Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. #HISTINT #Museum

Vice Adm. Albert “Bert” M. Calland III was the first U.S. military flag officer to set foot in Afghanistan in 2001. He served as commander of all Special Operations Forces for U.S. Central Command during Operation ENDURING FREEDOM.

#HISTINT #Museum

more
Standard

During WWII, Navajo Marines developed a code from their native language that would stump cryptanalysts around the world. In honor of #NativeAmericanHeritageMonth, we’re revisiting the incredible story of #Navajo Code Talkers and the Unbreakable Code: [cia.gov] [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

During WWII, Navajo Marines developed a code from their native language that would stump cryptanalysts around the world.

In honor of #NativeAmericanHeritageMonth, we’re revisiting the incredible story of #Navajo Code Talkers and the Unbreakable Code: https://www.cia.gov/news-information/featured-story-archive/2008-featured-story-archive/navajo-code-talkers/index.html https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1323311306938716161/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/El1YbdtX0AoUQaR.jpg:large

more
Standard

This spooky season we’re taking a look at some of the superstitions that endure on CIA’s campus, ones that are sure (we hope) to ward off all things ghoul-y. Learn about the Superstitions at CIA: [cia.gov] #HappyHalloween [twitter.com] [pbs.twimg.com]

This spooky season we're taking a look at some of the superstitions that endure on CIA's campus, ones that are sure (we hope) to ward off all things ghoul-y.

Learn about the Superstitions at CIA: https://www.cia.gov/news-information/featured-story-archive/2020-featured-story-archive/superstitions-at-cia.html

#HappyHalloween https://twitter.com/CIA/status/1322529614883938307/photo/1 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ElqRmsDWoAUwVEv.jpg:large

more
more
more
Standard

During World War II, Allied photographic interpreters used the stereoscope to analyze photos of enemy territory taken by airplane-mounted cameras. Three-dimensional views were possible using stereo image pairs. #HISINT #Museum

During World War II, Allied photographic interpreters used the stereoscope to analyze photos of enemy territory taken by airplane-mounted cameras. Three-dimensional views were possible using stereo image pairs.

#HISINT #Museum

more
more