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 National Security Agency (NSA) is the US intelligence agency responsible for interceptions, collecting massive quantities of data and monitoring communications globally. The NSA has one of the biggest budgets of all the US intelligence agencies.
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, [...]