espionage network


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Noun1.espionage network - a network of spies
network, web - an interconnected system of things or people; "he owned a network of shops"; "retirement meant dropping out of a whole network of people who had been part of my life"; "tangled in a web of cloth"
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This morning I chaired a further meeting of the National Security Council, where we agreed immediate actions to dismantle the Russian espionage network in the UK, urgent work to develop new powers to tackle all forms of hostile state activity and to ensure that those seeking to carry out such activity cannot enter the UK, and additional steps to suspend all planned high-level contacts between the United Kingdom and the Russian Federation.
Prime Minister Hun Sen on Friday lavished praise on China, attacking anyone who questioned the Kingdom's relationship with its largest foreign investor, while also accusing the United States of setting up a purported espionage network through civil society organisations.
He warned that Israel was planting espionage network all across Lebanon.
Cops probing role of two women who were friendly with Pak mission staffers &may have been part of espionage network
In March, he was attacked in hardline media reports that painted the visit as a US attempt to build an espionage network and undermine the Iranian state.
In the light of the new "coup d'etat" definition, the judicial investigation against a Iran-backed espionage network, the investigation into espionage activities within the army, the investigations and operations against radical Islamist terrorist organizations and the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) started to be treated as coups d'etat against the AKP government.
A decision by Kuwait's criminal court to put two Iranian suspects to death for their alleged role in the espionage network in April 2011 sparked a war of words in the media with both capitals expelling diplomats in the ensuing row.
In real life, Washington didn't know he was going down in history any more than do the characters of "Turn,'' a new AMC drama about four young Americans who find themselves part of an espionage network destined to help the Continentals beat their British oppressors.
The United States has deployed a global espionage network.
Set in suburban Washington in 1981, shortly after Ronald Reagan is elected President, Matthew and Keri Russell play Philip and Elizabeth Jennings, both spies who have an arranged marriage and must maintain an espionage network during the Cold War.
That Israel doesn't honor the fundamental obligations of international protocol should come as no surprise to close observers of the Jewish state's international espionage network, and especially not to Australians.