intelligence agent

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Noun1.intelligence agent - a person secretly employed in espionage for a governmentintelligence agent - 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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The man pretended to be a senior Moroccan intelligence agent, promising to help send dozens of his victims to the Netherlands.
On July 23, the team led by Intelligence Agent I Sisa Cortez arrested seven persons and dismantled a drug den at Barangay 5 in San Carlos City.
The court also heard a case against an Australian-Arab suspect who was accused of sharing sensitive information regarding the Road Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai, with an intelligence agent in Qatar.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Addressing the US charges against an alleged Chinese intelligence agent accused of trying to steal trade secrets from an aerospace firm, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesman Lu Kang told reporters that Washington was "making something out of thin air".
Branko Geroski writes in Sloboden pecat that there is no dilemma that former intelligence agent in Serbia's Embassy to Macedonia, Goran Zivaljevic tells the truth.
Page, an energy consultant, met with Russian intelligence agent Victor Podobnyy at a January 2013 energy conference in New York as the SVR agent tried to recruit Page.
'Islamic State fighters have killed a Pakistan intelligence agent in the Sardaryab region..
The meeting also comes following the arrests of a 'RAW officer' and an Afghan intelligence agent from Balochistan's town of Chaman.
Javad succumbed and climbed into bed with the old girl friend, when the door to the next room opened and two cameramen and an intelligence agent who had often interrogated Javad entered.
The former Ugandan intelligence agent who preferred anonymity alleged that currently there are some 1,400 Ugandan forces in Juba operating under Kiir's administration special assignment dressed with civilian dress.
"He was an Iraqi intelligence agent and was deceiving those who want to escape abroad before killing them and burying them on the border region between Wassit and Iran," he explained, noting that he admitted to perpetrating the crimes.
Firth plays intelligence agent Bill Haydon opposite Gary Oldman who portrays the legendary George Smiley.

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