CIA Director William Burns to hold Hamas hostage talks Sunday with Mossad chief, Qatari prime minister

Washington — CIA Director Bill Burns is expected to meet Sunday in Paris with the director of Israel’s Mossad intelligence agency, David Barnea, and Qatari Prime Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al Thani, to discuss the latest emerging proposal to free the remaining hostages held by Hamas in Gaza, according to two sources familiar with the upcoming talks….

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CIA continues online campaign to recruit Russian spies, citing successes

The Central Intelligence Agency has released a third video aimed at recruiting Russian officials disaffected with their political leadership and other domestic elites, a virtual effort U.S. intelligence officials say has been effective in helping the American spy agency make contact with potential sources inside Russia.    Speaking at the International Spy Museum in Washington, D.C., on…

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