Secret Intelligence Service

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the government agency in the United Kingdom that is responsible for internal security and counterintelligence overseas

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One of the strong points of the MI6 in World War II Sir Hugh Sinclair, after whom James Bond's M is modelled, helped set up the British Secret Intelligence Service Yet this authorised history of the British secret service, or MI6, makes for an explosive read was in the area of technical intelligence, especially wireless communications.
Do what any levelheaded British secret service agent would do.
By this, it became evident that it meant the British Secret Service.
Originating in the London of Sherlock Holmes, James Bond and the British Secret Service, The CCS Counter Spy Shops have been manufacturing and providing some of the latest and most advanced personal protection, surveillance, countersurveillance and countermeasure systems available anywhere in the international security marketplace today.
The native Australian actress portrays writer and British secret service operative, Gertrude Bell, in the film.
The movie revolves around a couple vacationing in Antigua who become entangled in the a fight between a Russian mobster and the British Secret Service.
As a former member of the British secret service and Oxford graduate, John le Carre always writes about what he knows best - corrupt government officials, drinking Scotch and mercilessly betraying each other.
Well, of course, this set me thinking and brings me to the point of this letter: is it possible that, in the shrouds of time and mystery, that Wales does have its own secret service - albeit answering on a wider scale to the British Secret Service and having, obviously, its terms of reference linked to the aforementioned?
Meanwhile, series of flashbacks show how the young Eva encountered Englishman Lucas Romer in Paris in 1939, when he recruited her to work for the British Secret Service.
Flashbacks show the young Eva (Hayley Atwell) meeting suave Lucas Romer (Rufus Sewell) in Paris in 1939, and recruiting her to work for the British Secret Service.
A MODEL locked up for a month after claiming she shared a drunken fumble with Prince Harry claims British secret service agents were behind her jailing.
BBC security correspondent Gordon Corera will explore the world of the British Secret Service and Adam Hart-Davis will be measuring time and time travel in The Book of Time.
Smiley comes out of semi-retirement to scour the head office of the British secret service for a traitor, with the main suspects being smarmy womaniser Bill Haydon (Colin Firth), smug Percy Allenine (Toby Jones), soldier Roy Bland (Ciaran Hinds) and slippery Toby esterhase (David Dencik).
Mystery still surrounds his death and some believe the British secret service was heavily involved.
THE head of MI6 said today there was "no torture and no complicity in torture" by the British secret service.
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