Press Releases

Press Releases

On behalf of the entire Intelligence Community, I want to congratulate John Brennan on his Senate confirmation today as the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency.
The U.S. Intelligence Community assesses that North Korea probably conducted an underground nuclear explosion in the vicinity of P’unggye on February 12, 2013. The explosion yield was approximately several kilotons. Analysis of the event continues.
The IC is aware of a seismic event with explosive characteristics in North Korea and we are evaluating all relevant information.

Statement by Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper on the intent to nominate John O. Brennan to be the CIA Director

For the fourth consecutive year, the Intelligence Community (IC) was honored as one of the top-ten Best Places to Work in the federal government, according to an independent analysis of federal workers’ job satisfaction and commitment.
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