CIA Joins Twitter, And Of Course This Is Its First Tweet

06/06/2014 03:55 pm ET | Updated Jun 09, 2014

The Central Intelligence Agency joined Twitter on Friday, and of course this was its first tweet:

The CIA proudly states in its Twitter bio that "we are the Nation's first line of defense. We accomplish what others cannot accomplish and go where others cannot go."

The agency, which also recently joined Facebook, announced its social media expansion on its website Friday.

Many other intelligence agencies congratulated the CIA on joining Twitter. One warm welcome came from the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency:

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