National Intelligence Estimate
National Intelligence Estimates (NIEs) are United States federal government documents that are the authoritative assessment of the Director of National Intelligence (DNI) on intelligence related to a particular national security issue. NIEs are produced by the National Intelligence Council and express the coordinated judgments of the United States Intelligence Community, the group of 16 U.S. intelligence agencies. NIEs are classified documents prepared for policymakers.
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... intelligence provided to it through 2007 has proven inaccurate or not led to significant discoveries inside Iran however, the US, and others have recently ... November 2006, Seymour Hersh described a classified draft assessment by the Central Intelligence Agency "challenging the White House's assumptions about how close ... Atomic Energy Agency," adding that a current senior intelligence official confirmed the assessment ...
... In the later half of 2002, Central Intelligence Agency reports requested by the Administration contained assertions that Saddam Hussein was intent on reconstituting nuclear weapons ... In particular, the CIA drew together an October 1, 2002 National Intelligence Estimate on Iraq's Weapons of Mass Destruction, pulling together the intelligence ... intelligence services, including dissenting views or challenges to various assertions ...
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... The 1995 National Intelligence Estimate on terrorism, prepared by the CIA for President Clinton's Cabinet, warned of the "new breed" of Sunni Islamist terrorist ... Yousef's truck bombing of the World Trade Center in 1993, the Estimate warned that "national symbols" such as the White House and Capitol were at ... The Estimate also warned of the vulnerabilities of the US domestic aviation system ...
... There are various estimates of when Iran might be able to produce a nuclear weapon, should it choose to do so A 2005 assessment by the International Institute for Strategic Studies ... A 2005 US National Intelligence Estimate stated that Iran was ten years from making a nuclear weapon ... In 2006 Ernst Uhrlau, the head of German intelligence service, said Tehran would not be able to produce enough material for a nuclear bomb before 2010 and would only be able to make it ...
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