US Intelligence sizes up Flynn
Caught short by Donald Trump's electoral victory, the US intelligence community is now trying to work out who is Michael Flynn, the new US president-elect's choice for National Security Advisor. [...]
The Defense Intelligence Agency is the US intelligence agency that gathers and processes military operational intelligence. Its mission is to help the US military detect and predict the moves of other armed forces. It was considerably strengthened in the wake of the 9/11 attacks.
Michael T. Flynn, the charismatic former chief of the Defense Intelligence (DIA), surprised Capitol Hill over the summer by joining Donald Trump's campaign as security advisor. The only high-ranking intelligence official to have hitched his wagon to the Republican candidate, [...]