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classified information

Official information that has been determined to require, in the interests of national security, protection against unauthorized disclosure and which has been so designated.
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Monsieur, perhaps, fancied himself brought back again to the happy times when the opening of a door gave him an emotion, in which every letter might contain a state secret, -- in which every message was connected with a dark and complicated intrigue.
"That is a State secret of the utmost importance, and I fear that I cannot tell you, nor do I see that it is necessary.
de Lyonne and Letellier, under a sort of patronage; but politic man as he was, and versed in state secrets, he never succeeded in fitting M.
"You are charged with having corresponded with the enemies of the kingdom; you are charged with having surprised state secrets; you are charged with having tried to thwart the plans of your general."
The governor and I, too--But these are state secrets."
I know by myself--(this is letting you into the State secrets)--it affects an employer greatly.
Summary: It's no state secret that Dubai property prices are witnessing a downturn.
Russia refused to release any details about a fire which killed 14 crew aboard a submersible on Monday, saying the information was a 'state secret.'
SDSM announced criminal charges against President Gjorge Ivanov and VMRO-DPMNE MP Antonio Milososki, because they disclosed information that was considered "state secret", said MP Muhamed Zekiri.
Prime Minister Levi Eshkol often reminded his colleagues that the very fact that they had met was itself a state secret.
The state secret privilege is invoked to ask judges to keep selective information out of the court as it is argued that it may harm national security.

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