covert operation

(redirected from Covert ops)
Also found in: Dictionary.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to covert operation

an intelligence operation so planned as to permit plausible denial by the sponsor

References in periodicals archive ?
Like the longer version of its Covert Ops Counter Terrorism Adventure, the new two-day program delivers realistic military-style training and includes instruction in pistol shooting and the Israeli Martial Art of Krav Maga.
Military sources said two squadrons of the elite SAS will soon head covert ops in Afghanistan.
His first response to Rather's Afghanistan report is to double the covert ops budget to $10 million.
He's a veteran of Vietnam and covert ops in Southeast Asia.
Covert ops consisted of political action to divide Allende's coalition; massive propaganda operations aimed at disrupting the economy and discrediting the government; covert funding of opposition political parties, including those agitating for a coup; and contacts with the Chilean military.
3, fans who are Sprint subscribers can enter the "24 Covert Ops Sweepstakes" by texting "24" to JACK (5225) for a chance to win an all-expenses-paid trip to Incredible Adventures Covert Ops training in Sarasota, Fla.
Affleck doesn't simply direct but, as in his previous movie, also stars, here as Tony Mendez, an expert in the covert ops world of exfill - getting people safely out from behind enemy lines.
Next, from the hot super team Avengers is the sultry Black Widow Limited Edition Covert Ops Gray Costume Statue by Kotobukiya.
It was an unexpected occurence for Gates, who joked that "should have known the president was getting pretty good at this covert ops stuff.
A meticulously planned covert ops raid early on Monday was watched live by Obama and top White House security officials through video streaming.
Mike Nicholls' semi-comedy tells how congressman Charlie Wilson (Tom Hanks) womanised and lived the high life, while a member of powerful committees dedicated to foreign policy and covert ops.
Possessed of various passports and names, it seems - according to Tim Robbins' enigmatic American Embassy agent - that Charlie was involved in some sort of covert ops mission in the Baltics and took off with $6 million in diamonds which his three fellow mercenaries want back.
Rumsfeld has asked Congress to authorize a new under secretary of defense overseeing all defense intelligence matters, also requesting that the department be given greater latitude to carry out covert ops.
Powered by the Battlefield 2 game engine, Battlefield 2: Special Forces(TM) brings the intensity and excitement of its predecessors into the realm of covert ops with the latest, most technologically advanced vehicles and weapons systems available to man.
Here you'll take part in a zero gravity shootout on a space station, a missile attack on San Diego, and run covert ops in a nightmarish future Los Angeles - and all within the first 30 minutes.