terrorist cell

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The couple eventually hooks up with a victim's survivors support group that includes a covert cell of street justice advocates.
When referring to potential signs of coordination within the covert cell networks, Platt said: "In isolation, yes, you could say that this wasn't necessarily a sign of organization, but when you look at it throughout time and on a consistent number of occasions, I would suggest that there is organization.
Small covert cells have grown into big armies, some with thousands of troops.
He also stated that although the Pakistan Taliban had taken responsibility for the recent bomb attack of a pro-Palestine Shia rally in Quetta that killed 54 people, it was "actually carried out by one of the Xe covert cells in the country, acting in concert with the CIA, Israeli Mossad, and Indian Research and Analysis Wing (RAW).