Ben Macintyre’s new book, “The Spy and the Traitor,” recounts the extraordinary stories of the Soviet Oleg Gordievsky and the American Aldrich Ames, spies who betrayed their countries.
Why do people love spy stories? Scott Shane, our national security reporter, talks tonight with Jennifer Lawrence, star of the new spy thriller “Red Sparrow.”
The American filmmaker chases down clues and tries to exorcise demons as he tackles the biggest case of his career.
This book by John Nixon, an analyst who interrogated Saddam Hussein, heavily criticizes the White House and the workings of the C.I.A.