NIS changes its religion
Having removed the agency's Sunni director last year, Iraq's Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is now replacing all of the Sunni management at the National Intelligence Service with Shi'ites. [...]
The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) was the successor to the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) after the Second World War. Its heyday was during the Cold War. CIA considers itself as the senior intelligence service among the US Intelligence Community. Before the establishment of the Defense Clandestine Service (DCS), it was the only agency able to carry out clandestine operations, through its National Clandestine Service (NCS).