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CATEGORY: Central Intelligence Agency
A Former CIA Tracker Shares the Fine Art of Ferreting Out Fugitives
December 21, 2017

Whether it's a Nazi war criminal or an al-Qaeda terrorist, everyone leaves some kind of footprint. Read More

Pigeon Cameras and Other CIA Cold War Spy Gear
September 18, 2017

At the CIA, tools of the espionage trade have ranged from to clothing cameras to dragonfly drones. Read More

The CIA at 70: How Going Undercover Has Gotten Harder
September 17, 2017

It's never been easy for CIA spies to operate under a fake identity. It's even harder in the era of Google, Facebook and LinkedIn. Read More