This is the story of how the men and women of CIA responded to the attacks of September 11th. To the extent it can be told in an unclassified account, it offers a sense of the teamwork, creativity, and commitment displayed by Agency officers in the days and weeks after the tragedy. Love of country and dedication to mission sustained them in their vital work.
Most CIA officers belong to one of four Directorates. Each mobilized its unique skills and resources in the wake of the assault on the United States.