Mossad

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Mossad

(ˈmɒsæd)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the secret intelligence service of Israel
[C20: Hebrew Mosad LeModi'in U-LeTafkidim Miyuhadim establishment for information and special tasks]
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Noun1.Mossad - the Israeli foreign intelligence agency; "the primary focus of the Mossad is on Arab nations"
international intelligence agency - an intelligence agency outside the United States
Israel, State of Israel, Yisrael, Zion, Sion - Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean; formerly part of Palestine
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Mossad

nMossad m (israelischer Geheimdienst)
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SRINAGAR -- Pro-India National Conference leader, Agha Roohullah, has revealed that India is experimenting in Kashmir in consultation with notorious Israeli intelligence agency Mossad to create an ideology that they can justifiably crush.
Former deputy chief of Israeli intelligence agency Mossad, Ram Ben Barak, conceded that "terror' is the price Israel is paying for its colonial policy in the Occupied Territories.
Iran rejects the allegations, saying they are based on bogus intelligence provided to a gullible and partial IAEA by the likes of the CIA and Israeli intelligence agency Mossad.
Following this groundless allegation, he now claims there is a connection between the Hizmet movement and Mossad, the Israeli intelligence agency.
Iran said Fashi had confessed to having received training in Tel Aviv from the Israeli intelligence agency, Mossad, after which he returned to Tehran to conduct the assassination.
Some media outlets also spoke recently about al-Baghdadi as working with Israeli intelligence agency the Mossad.

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