intelligence agency

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Noun1.intelligence agency - a unit responsible for gathering and interpreting information about an enemy
administrative body, administrative unit - a unit with administrative responsibilities
military intelligence, military intelligence agency - an agency of the armed forces that obtains and analyzes and uses information of strategic or tactical military value
United States intelligence agency - an intelligence service in the United States
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
international intelligence agency - an intelligence agency outside the United States
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TEHRAN (FNA)- A UK tribunal censured a UK intelligence agency for not making enough information public about how it shares Internet surveillance data with its US counterpart, the National Security Agency.
LAHORE -- Five intelligence agency personnel died on Friday, hours after they were injured in a road accident in Sahiwal that took place while they were returning from the funeral of a colleague who was killed during the operation against suspected terrorists on Raiwind Road.
Sessions Judge cross examined intelligence agency personal Naik Muhammad Anwar and other witnesses.
Last week, M AIL T ODAY had reported an intelligence alert sent by India's external intelligence agency, R& AW, on LeT's plans, assisted by the Pakistan's ISI, to mount suicide attacks in the country.
n intelligence agency report stated that Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) terrorists, are planning more attacks on government installations.
Washington Times newspaper quoted an official in a European intelligence agency as saying Mubarak is expected to remain in office for a year and step down or die before the September 2011 presidential election.
Gates, former director of the Central Intelligence Agency, is known for being a dose persona[ friend of the first President Bush and for his record in public service.
As outlined in the 2004 National Intelligence Reform Act, Negroponte commands a huge and expanding domain that includes the CIA (which is chiefly involved in "human intelligence," academic research, and covert operations), the NSA (which is primarily tasked with "signals intelligence"--cryptology, electronic surveillance, and the like), and the Defense Intelligence Agency.
There are actually a wide range of civilian applications for intelligence specialists--Central Intelligence Agency, Defense Intelligence Agency, National Security Agency, Federal Bureau of Investigations, or even the Air Intelligence Agency--to name a few.
Approximately a third of our program each year is tied up in acquisition, which is a lot for an operational intelligence agency.
Goss became the director of the Central Intelligence Agency on Sept.
The newspaper, a main government mouthpiece, said security authorities were closing in on several top ruling-party and government officials believed to have divulged confidential information to ``hostile intelligence agencies, '' including the US Central Intelligence Agency and Britain's MI5.

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