Central Intelligence Agency
The CIA's main purpose is to keep the US safe from terrorists and attacks.
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The government has disclosed a total figure for all non-military intelligence spending since 2007; the fiscal 2013 figure is $52.6 billion.
- They threaten US interests, values and citizens in the United States and abroad.
- Threats that do not respect national borders and which often arise from non-state actors, such as terrorists and criminal organizations.