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December 12th, 2014
06:39 PM ET

Inside the camp where ISIS may have begun

CNN's Brian Todd reports on new claims that American forces inadvertently allowed the creation of the terror group ISIS.

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Filed under: Brian Todd • International affairs • ISIS • National security • Terror
December 11th, 2014
06:19 PM ET

Is ISIS trying to sell Foley's body?

A report says that middlemen are working with ISIS to sell James Foley's body, an American killed by the terrorist group.

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Filed under: Brian Todd • International affairs • ISIS • National security • Terror
December 11th, 2014
05:41 PM ET

CIA chief defends agency after report

CIA Director John Brennan admits the agency erred, but would not call the enhanced interrogation techniques "torture."

December 11th, 2014
10:29 AM ET

Ex-CIA chief: Senate report is subjective

Former CIA chief Michael Hayden defends harsh interrogation tactics in interview with CNN's Wolf Blitzer.

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Filed under: CIA • Michael Hayden • National security • Terror • Terror report • Wolf Blitzer
December 10th, 2014
06:15 PM ET

Gonzales: Torture report may be 'biased'

Alberto Gonzales, former attorney general under President George W. Bush, speaks about the released CIA torture report.

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Filed under: Alberto Gonzales • CIA • George W. Bush • National security • Terror • Terror report • Wolf Blitzer
December 10th, 2014
05:53 PM ET

Is ISIS losing fight in key border town?

CNN's Brian Todd reports on the battle for Kobani and new disturbing videos from ISIS.

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Filed under: Brian Todd • ISIS • National security • Syria • Terror
December 9th, 2014
06:59 PM ET

Hagel: We are prepared for any fallout

CNN's Jim Sciutto spoke with Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel about the CIA, fighting ISIS and the failed hostage rescue.

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Filed under: Chuck Hagel • CIA • International affairs • ISIS • Jim Sciutto • National security • Terror • Terror report
December 9th, 2014
06:26 PM ET

Did torture help find bin Laden?

Brian Todd looks at a Senate report on enhanced interrogation techniques and if it led to finding Osama bin Laden.

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Filed under: Brian Todd • National security • Osama bin Laden • Terror • Terror report
December 9th, 2014
06:04 PM ET

FBI: CIA report may spark terror threat

Sen. Dianne Feinstein speaks to Wolf Blitzer about a newly released CIA torture report. Full story

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Filed under: CIA • Dianne Feinstein • National security • Politics • Terror • Terror report • Wolf Blitzer
December 8th, 2014
06:40 PM ET

U.S. bases, embassies on high alert

U.S. military bases and embassies are on high alert amid fear they may be targeted after the release of a torture report.

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Filed under: Elise Labott • Marines • Military • National security
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