They posed as a married couple in Richmond, Virginia; were betrayed by their own spymaster
, Allan Pinkerton; and fell into the hands of Richmond's General John H.
M - played by Ralph Fiennes - calls him back in desperation to tackle a new global crisis.
THERE is "anxiety" in Whitehall about the "political nervous breakdown" the UK is going through, former spymaster
Sir John Sawers said.
PAKISTAN has a new spymaster
in the shape of Lieutenant General Faiz Hameed who has been appointed as the Director General of Inter Services Intelligence (ISI).
North Korean senior official and former top nuclear envoy Kim Yong-chol accompanied leader Kim Jong-un to a Sunday art performance, state media KCNA said on Monday, signalling that the former spymaster
is alive and remains a force in the country's power structure.
Former ISI chief spymaster
had co-authored a book, The Spy Chronicles, with Amarjit Singh Dulat, former chief of Indian spy agency Research and Analysis Wing (RAW).
ISLAMABAD -- The Islamabad High Court on Thursday reserved its verdict on the plea seeking removal of erstwhile spymaster
Lt Gen (retd) Asad Durrani's name from the Exit Control List (ECL), media reported.
ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday reserved its verdict on a plea seeking removal of former spymaster
Lt Gen (r) Asad Durrani's name from the Exit Control List (ECL).Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani heard the case pertaining to removal of the ex-ISI chief's name from ECL.
ISLAMABAD -- The Islamabad High Court on Thursday ordered the Defence Ministry to submit an inquiry report of the investigation carried out against erstwhile spymaster
Lt Gen (retd) Asad Durrani within one month.
Each team picks a spymaster
, who will be directing the rest of the team, known as operatives.
Korobov died on Wednesday after a "serious and long illness", according to reports in Russia.
Chancellor Angela Merkel admitted on Monday she had misjudged her response to allegations of far-right sympathies against Germany's spymaster
, after resolving a row over his redeployment that threatened to pull her government apart.