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Former CIA Director John Brennan is sworn-in on Capitol Hill in Washington, prior to testifying before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force.

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FBI Director James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee hearing on allegations of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

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Members of Congress stow their cell phones and electronic devices before entering a closed-door intelligence briefing on Capitol Hill, in Washington.

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A cement bust of America's most-wanted whistleblower Edward Snowden, once famously confiscated by police, returned to public display in New York to kick off a street art festival.

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People gather outside the military hospital waving Chilean flags as a way of celebrating after the death of Gen. Manuel Contreras was confirmed by the government in Santiago, Chile. Contreras, who headed the feared spy agency that kidnapped, tortured and killed thousands during Chile's military dictatorship, died Friday Aug 7, 2015 at a military hospital while serving a combined sentence of more than 500 years for crimes against humanity. He was 86.

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un executed his defence chief for sleeping during a meeting and talking back to the young leader, South Korea's spy agency said, citing what it called credible information.

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This image made from video posted on the Internet by Islamic State militants and provided by the SITE Intelligence Group, a U.S. terrorism watchdog, purports to show British aid worker David Haines before he was beheaded. The video emerged hours after the family of Haines issued a public plea urging his captors to contact them. The 44-year-old Haines was abducted in Syria in 2013 while working for an international aid agency.

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SHIVADASAN, a Military Intelligence staffer, caught trying to sell top secret info to Dubai-based ‘ISI agent’, a decoy, after a tip-off. DRI nabs him in Kochi.

Gujarat police released pictures of suspect militants after fresh inputs from Central Intelligence Bureau in Ahmedabad. The Central Intelligence Bureau issued fresh terror alert making the Gujarat police put the state on high alert, especially in Ahmedabad and Jamnagar. The police have alerted all the three refineries in Jamnagar after the IB input.

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US Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano speaks during a joint press conference, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee shakes hands with US Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano before a meeting in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee during a meeting with US Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano, in New Delhi.

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Home Minister P Chidambaram, left, shakes hands with U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano, prior to a delegation level meeting in New Delhi. Napolitano is on a four-day visit to India to increase cooperation in counter terrorism, intelligence sharing and cyber security between the two countries.

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This combo of ten undated booking photos provided by U.S. Marshals shows from top left, Cynthia Murphy, whose real name is Lydia Guryev, Patricia Mills whose real name is Natalia Pereverzeva, Anna Chapman, Tracey Lee Ann Foley whose real name is Elena Vavilova, Vicky Pelaez, and bottom, from left, Richard Murphy, born Vladimir Guryev, Michael Zottoli whose real name is Mikhail Kutsik, Mikhail Semenko, Donald Howard Heathfield whose real name is Andrey Bezrukov and Juan Lazaro whose real name is Mikhail Vasenkov. The FBI arrested the ten on June 27 charging them with acting as unregistered foreign agents for Russia. All pleaded guilty to conspiring to act as an unregistered agent of a foreign country.

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Madhuri Gupta, IFS officer, at Tis Hazari Court, Delhi. A Delhi Court turned down the plea of investigators for further custodial interrogation of diplomat Madhuri Gupta, accused of passing classified information to Pakistani intelligence agencies, and sent her to 14 days judicial custody. Gupta(53), who is under police custody since April 23, claimed she was innocent and was being framed in the case.

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Diplomat Madhuri Gupta, accused of passing classified information to Pakistani intelligence agencies, being produced in a court in New Delhi. The court sent her to 14 days judicial custody.

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President Barack Obama speaks in the Grand Foyer of the White House in Washington, about plans to thwart future terrorist attacks after an alleged terrorist attempt to destroy a Detroit-bound U.S. airliner on Christmas Day. Some 300 people were on board the North West Airlines plane coming from Amsterdam to Detroit in which a Nigerian national, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, successfully sneaked explosive inside a US plane, but failed to ignite it.

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