intelligence officer

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Noun1.intelligence officer - a person secretly employed in espionage for a governmentintelligence officer - a person secretly employed in espionage for a government
agent - a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations
agent-in-place - an operative serving as a penetration into an intelligence target
agent provocateur, provocateur - a secret agent who incites suspected persons to commit illegal acts
bridge agent - an operative who acts as a courier or go-between from a case officer to a secret agent in a hostile area
case officer - an operative who also serves as an official staffer of an intelligence service
codetalker, windtalker - a secret agent who was one of the Navajos who devised and used a code based on their native language; the code was unbroken by the Japanese during World War II
foot - a member of a surveillance team who works on foot or rides as a passenger
NOC - an undercover agent who is given no official cover
spy, undercover agent - (military) a secret agent hired by a state to obtain information about its enemies or by a business to obtain industrial secrets from competitors
walk-in - an operative who initiates his own defection (usually to a hostile country) for political asylum
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A former member of the Cauayan police, Argonza was transferred to the Luna police station last year as intelligence officer.
The former intelligence officer said that the biggest cybersecurity threat to the Philippines came from China.
The bullet-riddled body of former intelligence officer Khwaja was found in North Waziristan on April 30, 2010.
I saw the report, compiled by the former British intelligence officer, back in October.
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The prosecution told the court the 43-year-old Emirati dealt with three intelligence officers working in the Iranian Consulate and provided them with names, contact numbers and vehicle number plates of officers of the Dubai Police.
The controversial former intelligence officer has been accused of playing a leading role in confronting the anti-government movement in the 1990s.
BEIRUT: Lebanon's military investigative judge Monday sought the death penalty for 10 suspects tied to last year's bombings in the northern city of Tripoli, including a Syrian intelligence officer.
institution is said to be using Australian embassies to intercept phone calls and internet data across Asia, according to whistleblower Edward Snowden and a former Australian intelligence officer.
UAE National news agency WAM reported last week that the Pakistani, who worked for the UAE government, had been jailed for three years by the National Security Court over secret meetings with an Iranian intelligence officer.
The two men were accused of spying on the country in collaboration with an intelligence officer at a foreign embassy in the UAE.
PNN On Tuesday 11th June, an Israeli intelligence officer forced a Palestinian from Beit Ummar village, north of Hebron, to drink a bottle of alcohol under threat of gun.

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