Sept. 24, 2020

Congrats DIA! Dedicated detection, deterrence dissuades divergent deeds

The National Counterintelligence and Security Center’s National Insider Threat Task Force recognized the Defense Intelligence Agency’s Insider Threat Program for achieving full operating capability during a small ceremony at DIA Headquarters last week. DIA is the first of the Intelligence Community agencies to achieve this milestone.

Sept. 18, 2020

DIA honors prisoners of war and those missing in action

Established by President Jimmy Carter in 1979 and commemorated every third Friday in September, National Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Recognition Day honors those Americans who were prisoners of war and those who served and never returned home.

Sept. 17, 2020

Retired four-star challenges workforce to not “walk past” inclusive diversity issues

The Defense Intelligence Agency and DIA Director Lt. Gen. Robert Ashley Jr. virtually hosted retired Gen. Vincent K. Brooks as part of the Agency’s MasterMinds series, Aug. 28.

Aug. 31, 2020

DIA honors local reserve units for intelligence work

The Defense Intelligence Agency’s Reserve Integration Office honored two Joint Reserve Intelligence Centers for their support of reserve intelligence operations and training in a virtual ceremony, Aug.19.

Aug. 26, 2020

DIA’s own Bob Hope

This year’s recipient of the Spirit of Hope Award, April Maletz, is the first Defense Intelligence Agency officer chosen in the award’s history.

Aug. 11, 2020

Former SOCOM commander reflects on 40 years of service at DIA’s first virtual MasterMinds

In the first virtual installment of MasterMinds, the Defense Intelligence Agency and DIA Director Lt. Gen. Robert Ashley Jr. hosted retired Gen. Raymond Thomas, July 15. Thomas, the 11th commander of the U.S. Special Operations Command and the former commander at Joint Special Operations Command, candidly shared his sentiments on leadership and perspective as he reflected on his time in the U.S. Army.

July 31, 2020

Senate confirms Berrier as next DIA director

The U.S. Senate confirmed the nomination of Lt. Gen. Scott Berrier, U.S. Army, as the 22nd director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, July 30.

July 29, 2020

Defense Attache Service turns miscommunication into opportunity to donate aid relief

Members of the Defense Intelligence Agency’s Defense Attache Service arranged with the Honduran chief of defense to conduct an airfield survey in San Lorenzo, Honduras, June 25. The routine trip, which received standard flight plan approvals several days earlier, started like any other, but this all changed once the crew landed in the remote town.

July 9, 2020

Thank you for your service: DIA Director honored with Patriot Award

The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution honored Defense Intelligence Agency Director Lt. Gen. Robert Ashley Jr. with the DAR Patriot Award during the 129th DAR Continental Congress, June 27.

July 1, 2020

DIA deputy director talks agency priorities, leading during COVID-19

The Defense Intelligence Agency’s Deputy Director Suzanne White participated in a virtual webinar hosted by the Intelligence and National Security Alliance, June 24.