intelligence officer


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Noun1.intelligence officer - a person secretly employed in espionage for a governmentintelligence officer - 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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Saud Imran told reporter Sunday that the smugglers had injured Mohsin Yasin, the elder son of Customs Investigation and Intelligence Officer Mian Muhammad Yasin who was investigating millions of rupees tax evasion.
The Customs officers, in a meeting here, expressed concern over the delay in arresting smugglers, who had fired at and injured Mohsin Yasin, the elder son of Customs Investigation and Intelligence Officer Mian Mohammad Yasin, who was conducting investigation into tax evasion of millions of rupees.
The prosecution told the court the 43-year-old Emirati dealt with three intelligence officers working in the Iranian Consulate and provided them with names, contact numbers and vehicle number plates of officers of the Dubai Police.
The controversial former intelligence officer has been accused of playing a leading role in confronting the anti-government movement in the 1990s.
The former intelligence officer revealed that while the interception facility at Jakarta collected intelligence on terrorist threats and smuggling, the main focus was on political, diplomatic and economic intelligence.
DAMASCUS: Rebels have killed a top intelligence officer in the eastern province of Deir al-Zor, Syrian state media said Thursday.
Bulgaria's Dossier Act may be amended so as to prevent the disclosure of records of the collaboration of high-ranking intelligence officers and senior officials of the Defense Information Service of the Defense Ministry with the communist-era secret service, State Security (DS).
According to the ruling, the man's contact was an intelligence officer who was ostensibly working on a desk job at the Iranian Embassy in Abu Dhabi.
used to work as a driver at a sensitive public institution, and had relations with an intelligence officer at a foreign embassy.
Abu Dayyah refused to give any information and the intelligence officer pointed a rifle at the back of his head and ordered him to drink a bottle of wine.
PNN On Tuesday 11th June, an Israeli intelligence officer forced a Palestinian from Beit Ummar village, north of Hebron, to drink a bottle of alcohol under threat of gun.
A YEMENI intelligence officer has been assassinated in the capital city of Sanaa, in the latest attack against security forces in the country.

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