Iraqi Intelligence Service

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Noun1.Iraqi Intelligence Service - the most notorious and possibly the most important arm of Iraq's security system; "the Iraqi Mukhabarat has been involved in numerous terrorist activities"
international intelligence agency - an intelligence agency outside the United States
Al-Iraq, Irak, Iraq, Republic of Iraq - a republic in the Middle East in western Asia; the ancient civilization of Mesopotamia was in the area now known as Iraq
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It was no surprise that a sizeable number of the Saddam-era operatives that have been recruited came from the disbanded Department 18 of Saddam's Jihaz al-Mukhabarat al-Amma (the General Intelligence Directorate, or GID).