foreign agent

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a spy for a foreign country

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In addition, federal regulators suggest that a company conduct further inquiry if a foreign agent makes suspicious requests.
She continued that also in recent weeks, prosecutors have conducted coordinated inspections of at least 12 human rights NGOs in eight regions across Russia "for alleged violations of the laws on extremism and foreign agents.
A majority of nine Knesset House Committee members voted down the request by Naffaa, who is charged with contacting a foreign agent and visiting Syria, an enemy state, Ynetnews.
Jirias' brother and lawyer, Sabri Jirias, said the charge was meeting a foreign agent.
This reference lists approximately 18,000 individuals and 11,000 organizations and firms that have registered under the Lobbying Disclosure Act and the Foreign Agent Registration Act, as well as unregistered members of the lobbying community.
The SAFE Act addresses some of the most problematic provisions of the Patriot Act, including limiting "sneak and peek" warrants, requiring evidence that a suspect is a spy or foreign agent before business records may be searched, and creating new sunset provisions for specific aspects of the Patriot Act.
The foreign agent may be a nucleic acid or protein, and is frequently bioactive in and therapeutic to the target eukaryote.
Rollins International, the consulting company of Edward Rollins, former aide to Ronald Reagan and GOP political consultant, was the registered foreign agent for the China Chamber of International Commerce and the municipality of Nanjing, China.
These companies typically have a foreign agent or licensee that handles their products once they leave the boat.
The study reviewed a dozen different elements of call center satisfaction and found that the biggest frustration simply comes down to the inability to understand the foreign agent on the other end of the call.
The report said that Chapman admitted to authorities that she was working as a foreign agent before being deported to Russia with nine others in a prisoner swap.
Jvirblis said inspectors were checking their law compliancy and to asses whether to demote them to foreign agent status.
LAHORE -- Punjab law minister Rana Sanaullah termed Rehman Malik as foreign agent saying that his agency (FIA) was abducting people from Punjab.
18,2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --A brief filed in the District of Columbia Court of Appeals on January 13 claims the American Israel Public Affairs Committee is a foreign agent of the Israeli government with no legitimate charitable purpose.
Last month Ammer Makhoul and Omar Said, both active in the Palestinian community based Abnna Al Balad group in Israel, were arrested by the Israeli secret service, Shin Bet, under accusation of espionage and contact with a foreign agent from Hezbollah.
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