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We are the Nation's first line of defense. We accomplish what others cannot accomplish and go where others cannot go.

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#WednesdayWisdom In 1951, #CIA instructors developed "Introduction to Survival," a course meant to prepare Agency… https://t.co/naNUPUbJvU
12/2
2020
USNA's first African American woman selected to become brigade commander, 1/C Sydney Barber, met this week with Jul… https://t.co/jj4lnDZrGf
Retweeted by CIAMost of you guessed correctly. Seems like you all have an eye for this. You should check out our careers page:… https://t.co/mxqJiz9FE7Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1999 specifies that CIA Headquarters compound is to be named after f… https://t.co/cXAgtlQEHs#TuesdayTrivia Put your analysis skills to the test. What time is it in the photo?
12/1
2020
#CIA wishes you a happy and healthy #Thanksgiving! https://t.co/jeLymoBaXh
11/26
2020
The Agency thinks it has more to offer than spycraft gadgets. https://t.co/VvZdRkMXzN
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11/25
2020
The story of #CIA is inextricably linked to the U.S. military. We are proud of the many veterans who have chosen t… https://t.co/kyojSK7Cpx#ArtifactoftheWeek: This bible was used during a memorial service in Afghanistan to honor CIA ALPHA Team member M… https://t.co/OJFQij0XvB
11/24
2020
#MondayMotivation #DiscovertheCIA Take a peek at what it is like to work at #CIA and discover how you can play a r… https://t.co/1W33pZ6Zhm
11/23
2020
How did you do? https://t.co/V5fjH5U8se
11/18
2020
#TuesdayTrivia #DiscovertheCIA You all seem to have an eye for finding the differences. Let us know how many you f… https://t.co/owWndhwQmVGeneral Donovan was the most highly decorated American officer of World War I. He received our nation’s top four me… https://t.co/b3QUPv0app
11/17
2020
Celebrate community. #RockYourMocs #NativeAmericanHeritageMonth https://t.co/juhcytWAMa
11/15
2020
#FridayMotivation Make a difference in your career. #DiscovertheCIA
11/13
2020
This #VeteransDay we're reflecting on some of the lesser-known stories about OSS-Director and Father of American In… https://t.co/sR5VuliqlV
11/11
2020
These tools were used from 1992 to 2003 to carve the stars into the marble of the #CIA Memorial Wall. #HISTINT #Museum#ICYMI: @Sept11Memorial presented, "In Pursuit of Justice: Integrating Intelligence" featuring former #CIA Director… https://t.co/H1vFbtAHE0
11/10
2020
#MondayMotivation #CIA has a history of innovation. Our talented officers have solved some of the world's most ch… https://t.co/I4ZXacq9sSAlex Trebek, host of @Jeopardy, won the hearts of many including CIA's workforce. We will miss you, Alex. May you… https://t.co/JV9awQBn87
11/9
2020
If you're looking to learn more about Virginia Hall, check out our video series, "The Debrief: Behind The Artifact." https://t.co/2NQyhf6C6l
11/5
2020
#ReelvsReal @IFCFilms #CIA historians held a discussion with actor and producer @SarahMeganT about her film… https://t.co/6d0dYTxw9D
11/4
2020
Vice Adm. Albert “Bert” M. Calland III was the first U.S. military flag officer to set foot in Afghanistan in 2001.… https://t.co/rQghcS0aj4
11/3
2020
During WWII, Navajo Marines developed a code from their native language that would stump cryptanalysts around the w… https://t.co/O4V3s9j8S3
11/2
2020
This spooky season we're taking a look at some of the superstitions that endure on CIA's campus, ones that are sure… https://t.co/N1kMI6hCo1
10/31
2020
#ThursdayThoughts As #NDEAM comes to a close, we continue to recognize the essential roles of our officers with di… https://t.co/nBD9fG4WyX
10/29
2020
How many did you uncover? https://t.co/skEbVEIRWN
10/28
2020
During World War II, Allied photographic interpreters used the stereoscope to analyze photos of enemy territory tak… https://t.co/HxAVx99hWs#TuesdayTrivia #Halloween Edition: Can you spot the disguised differences? https://t.co/kYV6GN9veo
10/27
2020
#ThursdayThoughts #ThursdayMotivation We're continuously striving to build a workforce that is reflective of the c… https://t.co/VFhtSlP90L
10/22
2020
With #Halloween right around the corner, it’s a good time to talk about our own love of disguises. We know better t… https://t.co/f3TKNSFNrGOur hiring process—from submitting your application to the day you walk across the seal for the first time—could ta… https://t.co/p3YHR0zpHsThis OSS paratrooper’s knife went into the parachutist’s breast pocket for use in the event they landed in a tree a… https://t.co/kBV3jEQKhy
10/20
2020
#MondayMotivation #DiscovertheCIA There are many misconceptions about applying to #CIA, so we want to provide a b… https://t.co/Kd2s62OYXB
10/19
2020
#FridayThoughts Learn how algorithms developed for missile detection and the monitoring of foreign military develo… https://t.co/QH9gJq1TmN
10/16
2020
#ThursdayThoughts #DiscovertheCIA A career at #CIA is unlike any other. We seek out people from all walks of life… https://t.co/Up4bEsuta5
10/15
2020
How did you do? https://t.co/H9s08SDUEA“No pierdes con verlo” — “You’ve got nothing to lose by taking a look.” #ICYMI: Exec. for Hispanic Engagement, Ilk… https://t.co/s16PZuxlzE
10/14
2020
#TuesdayTrivia Can you "spy" the differences? Let us know how many you find. #DiscovertheCIA https://t.co/uPSEP8W8gBThe PRC-112B1 is a hand-held radio providing line-of-sight voice, text, and data communications. This unit was used… https://t.co/jYR3EitjGw
10/13
2020
Dubbed "the coolest #museum you'll never see," the CIA Museum collection includes artifacts that serve as tangible… https://t.co/6g11G431wp
10/9
2020
Thanks @BENS_org for honoring DCIA Haspel! https://t.co/PmhdJgc4Pl
10/8
2020
"Everything you are is needed here."   In honor of #NDEAM, we want to emphasize the essential roles of our officers… https://t.co/iqvbIbzjdvWe just launched #CIALabs, joining @federallabs, as our in-house research and development arm for #CIA to drive sci… https://t.co/KE1NdRY6QUA-12 pilots wore a type of protective pressure suit that offered protection from heat radiating through the windshi… https://t.co/iPKsXj45Fl
10/6
2020
Welcome @ChiefMI6, you’ve successfully made it through your first day. Mission Accomplished. https://t.co/jcl01Qrqdv
10/1
2020
Before there was a Wikipedia to search, a Bing to consult, and most certainly before ‘Google’ became a verb, there… https://t.co/FEoTRlsVp5
9/30
2020
For identification purposes, General William J. Donovan, Director of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS), arrang… https://t.co/5ZzEX6lnNg
9/29
2020
#OTD in 2001, 15 days after the 9/11 terror attacks, the first #CIA contingent touched down in Afghanistan. Check… https://t.co/X1gC2EzT5A
9/26
2020
This month in 1955, the first edition of "Studies in Intelligence" rolled off the presses. The first issue, availa… https://t.co/xUm325KTBEU.S. military, spies and allies fight fake news on social media with wit, humor https://t.co/8NnOBCXJXA
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9/25
2020
#ThursdayMotivation An officer speaks about the importance of the Agency's Hispanic Advisory Council and how it ha… https://t.co/Ly5CzLveck
9/24
2020
In Operation JAWBREAKER, CIA put the first Americans on the ground in Afghanistan, just 15 days after the 9/11 atta… https://t.co/XoHpNpD0sg
9/22
2020
Introducing… #CIALabs, joining @federallabs   Today, we launched #CIALabs, a federal laboratory and in-house resear… https://t.co/M6yPjIk9tq
9/21
2020
#OTD 73 years ago, CIA was born after President Truman signed the National Security Act of 1947.   Separated into f… https://t.co/4WSzdWt9cG
9/18
2020
There's no masking the love of our nation’s guiding document from CIA Director of Congressional Affairs, Jaime Ches… https://t.co/POeRTsHxrD
9/17
2020
#CIAHeroes Jackie K. Van Landingham's unyielding devotion inspired new generations of officers.   She impressed he… https://t.co/WwLLJGYdnT
9/16
2020
CIA designers developed a rubber mold that they used to produce this plaster cast of the CIA seal with the words “F… https://t.co/Vx3NnjCX9b
9/15
2020
#911anniversary More @CBSNews exclusive with the model maker whose team is based at CIA's Langley headquarters ---… https://t.co/SALo4YTcjd
Retweeted by CIAAHEAD: Go inside the secret @NGA_GEOINT workshop that built a replica of Osama bin Laden's hideout to plan the fate… https://t.co/Pm9ujPhMQD
Retweeted by CIA“The anniversary of 9/11 is a time for both reflection and renewal. It’s a time to remember not only the lives we l… https://t.co/stwureWsw1
9/11
2020
Leslianne Shedd was a highly successful CIA ops officer serving in East Africa. Colleagues appreciated her fun-l… https://t.co/fIsq22cfwNThe Memorial Wall features 135 stars to honor officers who gave their lives in service to their country. This mon… https://t.co/ZMc2XLpTLOHow many did you find? 👀 If you found more than 10 differences, you practiced good tradecraft. Always look for o… https://t.co/iTpkXuCCza
9/9
2020
CIA’s ALPHA Team worked with the Afghan Northern Alliance and U.S. Special Forces to strike the Taliban. Their most… https://t.co/c5dL7n9PEb#TuesdayTrivia #DiscovertheCIA Put your observation skills to the test. Can you spot the 10 differences in the pho… https://t.co/5PDsIe1SCh
9/8
2020
This summer, our #FamiliesofCIA series highlighted the invaluable support that families provide to CIA. Check out… https://t.co/ODHo8ps1riNo matter how far technology takes us, nothing can ever replace that gut feeling, that voice telling you that somet… https://t.co/TDWMH9WWFGWe're over the moon to hear that CIA alumna Jeanette Epps will make history on the 2021 @NASA launch to the… https://t.co/XLEsA7Fd5F
9/2
2020
The Tessina camera's small size and quiet operation provided more options for concealment than most commercially av… https://t.co/LmXLGgAuva
9/1
2020
#MondayMotivation Have you considered learning another language? Deep expertise in foreign languages is fundamen… https://t.co/5MQ2c4qR5l
8/31
2020
Check out our latest CIB release covering 1961. Learn all about the worsening Congo crisis, a stepped-up US-USSR… https://t.co/OhL36r013f
8/28
2020
"Our work can be really hard so you have to draw your energy from somewhere - family, friends, faith or other thing… https://t.co/drHKtmpSX6
8/26
2020
#TuesdayTrivia #DiscovertheCIA We heard you when you said last week's puzzle was too easy. So we tried to step up… https://t.co/UJZfw2RUGQAllen W. Dulles was the longest serving DCI from 1953-61. These two well-worn stamps were his – one when he was pa… https://t.co/Pp0GanLgPL
8/25
2020
#MondayMotivation #DiscovertheCIA Make a difference in your career. Consider the global employment opportunities a… https://t.co/OCqG3sB1gJ
8/24
2020
The Agency Network of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Officers (ANGLE) created an exhibit titled, “HEART: S… https://t.co/AJKZsUAt8U
8/19
2020
A CIA medic carried this multi-purpose tool in Afghanistan. He used it to perform numerous surgical procedures, in… https://t.co/8AGVJDzgz0👀 Look who we found in today's @WSJ Daily Crossword... https://t.co/BhDbV3OPu6#TuesdayTrivia Can you decipher this code? Here's a hint: 11 = A; 10 = Z. If you figured it out, check out our Ca… https://t.co/WfF64ncLvS
8/18
2020
Our most recent #AskMollyHale comes from someone asking how they can distinguish reliable information from everythi… https://t.co/eOUKrAwlfY
8/14
2020
#ICYMI, DD/DI Jennifer Ewbank made her first public appearance with a virtual speaking event @Grambling1901. She… https://t.co/jsGLvElkLwA big thank you to those who pointed out a missing piece of Molly's ensemble. Ever the conscientious officer, Molly… https://t.co/lXBcrv5rZe#OTD in 1961, a city was torn apart.   From families separated to East German soldiers leaping over barbed wire for… https://t.co/yBx3RwVOWi
8/13
2020
During an event @CSIS in March, a few of our top deputies spoke about managing the Agency’s mission and motherhood.… https://t.co/WDt4mZJMtN
8/12
2020
#TuesdayTrivia #DiscovertheCIA Are you able to determine the time of day in the image below? Put your analytical… https://t.co/0ecv6zDyF4Discovered in CIA archives, this “job register” of the OSS Research & Development Branch contains entries for all R… https://t.co/NdtZEDylSt
8/11
2020
#OTD, we celebrate Ralph Bunche's birthday and his many historic firsts. As the first African American to win a N… https://t.co/lQl4PRZHAP
8/7
2020
Former CIA officer Marti Peterson describes the day she told her children she worked for CIA: "Funny, after all t… https://t.co/WvRVDFZwEw
8/5
2020
Leaflets were dropped over Iraqi locations subject to US military air strikes during Operation DESERT STORM. It… https://t.co/JavacDxV8M
8/4
2020
Meet Molly Hale, your CIA asset on the inside. Since 2002, Molly has been answering YOUR hard-hitting questions a… https://t.co/exnXOSq8ZDThere are only a few more days to register for the IC Virtual Career Fair. Don’t miss a chance to learn more about… https://t.co/hLwZbbGkIv
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8/3
2020
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's the Aquiline! Check out our latest historical release covering the Aquiline,… https://t.co/ALpelIfKXK
7/30
2020
"It was during George's tenure as DCI that I first came to love the courageous people who work here and their brave… https://t.co/BeVXPV3P4m
7/29
2020
This flag flew atop the Glomar Explorer and would've witnessed the stand-off of Soviet vessels encircling the Gloma… https://t.co/ULvhm2tGyj
7/28
2020
On the 30th anniversary of the #ADA, we honor our officers who serve with a disability. Their contributions help en… https://t.co/lPjzXnJfv6
7/26
2020
#FlashbackFriday The creators of the U-2 spent a substantial amount of time at #Area51 developing the notorious sp… https://t.co/3WYjs1WiQO
7/24
2020
Cynthia Helms, wife of former-DCI Rich Helms, wrote, “Even the CIA needs a family life,” in her memoir, which descr… https://t.co/5Y8eyRaQbx
7/22
2020
Air America, a CIA proprietary airline, issued this identification card to Operations Manager Tom Lum in 1973. Lea… https://t.co/5m06z7w0CX
7/21
2020
#MondayMotivation How good are your survival skills? Could you live in the mountains in the middle of winter with… https://t.co/vdRgY8IiOb
7/20
2020

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