Foreign Intelligence Service

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Russia's intelligence service responsible for foreign operations, intelligence-gathering and analysis, and the exchange of intelligence information

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The prime minister refused to reveal the country from which the foreign intelligence service is in the interest of the investigation and refused to provide a specific answer either to the question of whether a note of protest would be handed to the diplomatic representative of that particular country or whether he or she would be expelled.
Speaking at a news conference in China, Merkel made her first public comments on the arrest last week of a 31-year-old man suspected of spying for foreign intelligence services.
However, Witness F said the Secret Service had no reason to suspect any foreign intelligence service posed a threat to Mr Williams or had identified him as a target.
Prime Minister Mihai Razvan Ungureanu, the head of Romania's foreign intelligence service, said seven ministers will remain and new, younger ministers were nominated for the key portfolios of economy, finance, interior ministry and agriculture.
Two were spying for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and one for an unidentified foreign intelligence service, according to online media.
Central Intelligence Agency and a third had links to an as-yet-undetermined foreign intelligence service.
Even if some people were arrested for collaborating with a foreign intelligence service, that would not be different from the United States arresting Jonathan Pollard for spying on behalf of America's friend Israel.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Il held talks with Mikhail Fradkov, director of Russia's Foreign Intelligence Service, and hosted a dinner for him and his delegation in Pyongyang on Tuesday, the North's official media reported Wednesday.
Ms Zatuliveter is appealing against the deportation order, which came after the Home Secretary Theresa May was briefed by MI5 about her alleged connection to Russia's foreign intelligence service, the SVR, a national newspaper reported.
Leading Russian business daily newspaper Kommersantreported on Friday that a Colonel Shcherbakov of the Russian foreign intelligence service (SVR), who had been working for the Americans, betrayed the sleeper agents -- leading to their arrest and deportation -- in the biggest spy swap since the end of the Cold War.
The betrayal would make Colonel Shcherbakov one of the most senior turncoats since the fall of the Soviet Union and could have consequences for Russia's proud Foreign Intelligence Service (SVR).
He appeared in court yesterday accused of stealing secret files from MI5 and attempting to sell them to a foreign intelligence service.
According to The Independent, a British paper, the "parliamentary panel is also looking into the alleged involvement of the German foreign intelligence service BND with the CIA at the start of the Iraq war.
SVR--the Foreign Intelligence Service (a rough equivalent of the CIA).
Since 1959, when Ukrainian nationalist Bandera was destroyed, Soviet intelligence and the successor to the first main directorate of the Soviet KGB -- the Foreign Intelligence Service -- have not been engaged in physical liquidation of people unwanted in Russia,'' Foreign Intelligence Service spokesman Sergei Ivanov said Monday.
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