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CIA Director John Brennan speaks at Brookings, July 13, 2016.

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WATCH: CIA Director Brennan on emerging challenges for the US, enhanced interrogation techniques, drones, cyber threats, and terrorism in Saudi Arabia

July 15, 2016, Brennan Hoban

Earlier this week, the Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence hosted John Brennan, director of the Central Intelligence Agency, to discuss the biggest threats to U.S. national security and the tactics the agency is using to meet those challenges. As Director Brennan explained, the CIA is tasked with adapting to an increasingly complex and dangerous world. The agency’s many challenges include combating the rise of ISIS, navigating the benefits and detriments of using enhanced interrogation techniques and drones, and facilitating innovation and integration within the agency, and among the U.S. intelligence community, the private sector, and the international community. Watch video highlights here.

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