‘Twitter Files’ Show Intel Reports Flagging Ukraine And COVID ‘Narratives’

NEWCASTLE-UNDER-LYME, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 21: The Twitter account of Elon Musk is displayed on a smartphone with a Twitter logo in the background on November 21, 2022 in Newcastle Under Lyme, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

At a glance

  • Though the provenance of each intelligence report was not so clear, Taibbi cited former CIA agent and whistleblower John Kiriakou expressing the belief that he recognized some of the formatting.
  • “‘Looks right on to me,’ Kiriakou says, noting that ‘what was cut off above [the ‘tearline’] was the originating CIA office and all the copied offices,” Taibbi tweeted.
  • The journalist added that the CIA “has yet to comment on the nature of its relationship to tech companies like Twitter. Twitter had no input into anything I did or wrote.”

Top News Stories