What the CIA heard when it listened in on Latin American dictators

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 5:15pm


For more than 50 years, the CIA used encryption devices to spy on its adversaries and allies, according to a new report by the Washington Post. Tom Blanton, head of the non-governmental National Security Archive, talks with host Marco Werman about how much US intelligence agencies knew about the dirty deeds of military dictatorships in South America.