The U.S. Intelligence Community comprises 17 federal agencies and departments that gather, analyze, and share information for national security and defense, foreign relations, law enforcement, and other purposes.
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The Department of Energy's role in national security includes ensuring the safety of the country's nuclear weapons and nuclear power plants. Energy's intelligence and counterterrorism team helps protect nuclear weapons secrets and other sensitive scientific R&D. Energy is headquartered in the Forrestal Building in Washington, D.C.