domestic intelligence


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domestic intelligence

Intelligence relating to activities or conditions within the United States that threaten internal security and that might require the employment of troops; and intelligence relating to activities of individuals or agencies potentially or actually dangerous to the security of the Department of Defense.
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The domestic intelligence agency's formal name is the Bavarian Office for the Protection of the Constitution in its intelligence report.
Tromblay, an intelligence analyst with the US government, evaluates US domestic intelligence and its reforms since 9/11.
Berlin: Germany's government said on Tuesday it would replace the head of its domestic intelligence agency who has faced accusations of harbouring far-right sympathies, putting an end to a row that exposed divisions in Chancellor Angela Merkel's government.
Germany's domestic intelligence chief, Hans-Georg Maassen, said his agency, known as BfV, blames Russian authorities for orchestrating a persistent cyberattack aimed at stealing sensitive data so it can be used in future intelligence campaigns, such as what happened with the Democratic National Committee emails leaked during the 2016 U.S.
Britain's domestic intelligence agency MI5 then is understood to have pledged to support "in every way possible" any investigation in the UK relating to Kennedy's murder, RT reported.
LONDON Britains domestic intelligence chief warned during a rare public speech Tuesday that the terrorist threat the country faces has accelerated at an alarming pace and is worse now than at any time in his 34-year career.
A representative of Germany's domestic intelligence service, which handles counterespionage, said it was suspected the Qods Force was preparing for a possible future conflict with the United States and Israel, when it would hit targets in Europe in a form of "asymmetrical warfare." The Karachi-born Syed-Naqfi came to Germany as a student in 2012 and most recently lived in the western city of Bremen.
Memphis was barred from spying on residents in a 1978 federal court order issued in response to a ACLU lawsuit over the department's "domestic intelligence unit," the Memphis Daily News said. 
Police carried out the raid after receiving information from Germany's domestic intelligence agency on Friday night about the alleged attack, which put the city on lockdown.
ISTANBUL: Turkey is planning to split its spy service into separate units for foreign and domestic intelligence after the organization was vehemently criticized for shortcomings over the failed coup, a report said Tuesday.
The head of the German domestic intelligence agency has urged refugees to help identify terrorist suspects and risks.

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