CIA Pompeo ‘working to take down’ WikiLeaks

CIA ‘working to take down’ WikiLeaks threat, agency chief says The head of the CIA lumped WikiLeaks with al Qaeda and the Islamic State and said his agency is working toward reducing the “enormous threat” posed by each of them. CIA Director Mike Pompeo placed the antisecrecy website in the same category as terrorist organizations while speaking Thursday at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies’ National Security Summit in D.C. WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange scoffed at the CIA chief’s remarks. “All serious news organizations develop and protect sources with the intent of publishing what they find,” Mr. Assange...

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