Bureau of Intelligence and Research

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Noun1.Bureau of Intelligence and Research - an agency that is the primary source in the State Department for interpretive analyses of global developments and focal point for policy issues and activities of the Intelligence Community
Department of State, DoS, State Department, United States Department of State, State - the federal department in the United States that sets and maintains foreign policies; "the Department of State was created in 1789"
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
IC, Intelligence Community, National Intelligence Community, United States Intelligence Community - a group of government agencies and organizations that carry out intelligence activities for the United States government; headed by the Director of Central Intelligence
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The Border Patrol, where Reyes spent more than 26 years before coming to Congress, was represented at the job fair, as were the Department's Bureau of Intelligence and Research, Central Intelligence Agency, National Geospatial Intelligence Agency, Department of Homeland Security and Federal Bureau of Investigation.
The Bureau of Intelligence and Research administers grants for the provision of stable, long-term financing for advanced research; graduate and language training public dissemination of research data (methods and findings), and contact and collaboration among government and private specialists.
Over at the State Department's Bureau of Intelligence and Research (INR), analysts argued that the North Koreans were much farther off than the CIA believed.
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