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Senate Intelligence Committee Kicks Off Budget Season

WASHINGTON -- The Senate Intelligence Committee kicked off budget season this week with a slew of appearances from Washington’s top spies. CIA Director John Brennan, National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers and Defense Intelligence...Show More Summary

C.I.A. Director Says Iran’s Economic Peril Helped Drive Nuclear Deal

last weekNews : NYTimes: News

John O. Brennan said that for the tentative accord to be reached, it took Iran’s president and supreme leader to agree an agreement was necessary.

CIA chief John Brennan says criticism of Iran deal ‘wholly disingenuous’

last weekNews : The Raw Story

CIA director John Brennan gave a staunch defense of the framework nuclear deal with Iran, calling some criticism of the accord “disingenuous” while expressing surprise at Tehran’s concessions. In his first public remarks since the outline agreement was announced last week, the spy...

CIA chief John Brennan: Critics of Iran nuclear deal ‘are being wholly disingenuous’

last weekNews : The Raw Story

Opponents of Iran’s initial agreement to curb its nuclear program are being “disingenuous” when they say the deal could still allow the Middle Eastern state to build nuclear weapons, the head of the Central Intelligence Agency said on Tuesday. The initial accord reached last week...

CIA Head: Critics of Iran Deal ‘Wholly Disingenuous’ on the Facts

last weekNews : Mediaite

CIA Director John Brennan said tonight that critics of the Iran deal who are arguing it creates a pathway for Iran to get the bomb are being "wholly disingenuous."

'Bones' late Dr. Sweets leaves Brennan and Booth a birthday present

On the "Bones" spring premiere, it was sweets from the sweet when the late Dr. Lance Sweets (John Francis Daley) left Dr. Brennan (Emily Deschanel) and Agent Booth (David Boreanaz) a present on his birthday.Fans were devastated lastShow More Summary

CIA Director Mad That Iranian General Fights Against ISIL in Iraq

As many in the West call on regional actors to take a leading role in combating the influence of the self-proclaimed Islamic State, none have responded quite as efficiently as Iran. But CIA Director John Brennan worries that one Iranian general, lauded by Iraqis, poses a significant threat to US counterterrorism efforts.

John Brennan assesses

(Scott Johnson) CIA Director John Brennan appeared for an interview on FOX News Sunday with Chris Wallace (video below, 22 minutes). At the outset of the interview, Wallace asked tough questions related to the deal in process with Iran. Show More Summary

The Roundup

Top o’ the morning! International Politics Overall - CIA Director John Brennan: Iran is now complicating our mission in Iraq by training Iraqi forces - Meanwhile, Brennan said, even if Iran decided to opt out of talks, the U.S. would still be able to stop Iran from developing nuclear weapons - The United Nations Security Council warned “further measures” [...]

US can prevent Iran developing nuclear bomb: CIA director John Brennan

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

The United States is confident it can prevent Iran from developing nuclear weapons even if the Islamic republic pulls out of talks, CIA Director John Brennan said in remarks broadcast Sunday. Speaking on Fox News Sunday, Brennan said America has multiple measures at its disposal to ensure Iran...

CIA Director John Brennan: 'I wouldn't consider Iran an ally' in the fight against ISIS

Iran-backed militias are playing a significant role in beating back the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, but the country isn't an ally to the US in the fight, CIA Director John Brennan said on Sunday. Brennan said on "Fox News Sunday"...Show More Summary

Iran faces ‘tremendous costs' if it goes for bomb: CIA chief

3 weeks agoNews : NY Daily News

Iran would face “tremendous costs and consequences” if Tehran moved forward with developing a nuclear weapon, John Brennan warned.

CIA director: Iran Still Funds Terrorism

CIA director John Brennan noted that the United States will have to deal with the Iranian government’s support for terrorists, regardless of the outcome of the nuclear negotiations. “The nuclear program is one issue that we’re hoping to be able to halt, but also we see that Iran is still a state-sponsor of terrorism,” Brennan said on Fox News Sunday. Show More Summary

United States to Continue Pressure on Iran After Ending Nuclear Talks

CIA director John Brennan said that the United States has a global mission to stop Iran from destabilizing the region.

US-led Coalition Succeeds in Countering ISIL Offensive in Syria, Iraq

The US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) director John Brennan said that a US-led coalition managed to stop the offensive of Islamic State (ISIL) militants in Syria and Iraq.

CIA Chief Warns Of 'Tremendous' Consequences For Iran

3 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

U.S. Central Intelligence Agency Director John Brennan said Sunday that there would be “tremendous costs” to Iran if the country develops nuclear weapons. The U.S. is among a group of nations trying to stop the Islamic republic from further developing its nuclear program. Show More Summary

Chris Wallace Whines That CIA Director Won't Use Fox News' Term 'Islamist Extremists'

Fox News Sunday's host Chris Wallace was miffed this morning that CIA director John Brennan refuses to call ISIS and other terrorist groups 'Islamic extremists.' This phrase is common to Fox News and other Conservatives talkers and is...Show More Summary

CIA Director John Brennan says U.S. will ‘keep pressure’ on Iran

CIA Director John Brennan said Sunday that regardless of the outcome of negotiations with Iran, the United States will keep pressure on the country. "The nuclear program is one issue that we're hoping to be able to halt, but also, we see that Iran is still a state sponsor of terrorism," he said during an […]

Brennan: ISIS Is Not Islamic

Chris Wallace asked CIA Director John Brennan why the administration won’t define ISIS as Islamic, and Brennan did a great job explaining. Brennan reiterated to Chris Wallace that ISIS’ ideology is a “twisted, perverted interpretation of a religion that they purport to represent.” He denied it’s a religious ideology, but Wallace asked, “Well, Islam is [...]

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