List of counterintelligence organizations

Counterintelligence organizations and agencies attempt to prevent foreign intelligence organizations from successfully gathering and collecting intelligence against the governments they serve.

Active counterintelligence organizations

Australia
Bangladesh
Belarus
Belgium
Brazil
Canada
Croatia
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
Finland
France
Germany
Greece
  • Hellenic National Intelligence Service[4] (NIS-EYP) Sub-Directorate for International Terrorism and Organized Crime[5]
Hungary
Iceland
  • Greiningardeild Ríkislögreglustjóra - National Security Unit
India
Ireland
Iran
  • Ministry of Intelligence and National Security of Iran
Israel
Italy
Japan
Kenya
  • National Security Intelligence Service (NSIS)[8]
Lebanon
  • Special Agency to Combat Terrorism[9]
the Netherlands
New Zealand
Pakistan
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Russian Federation
Serbia
Sweden
Switzerland
  • Federal Office of Police in German, Bundesamt für Polizei (BAP); in French, Office fédéral de la police; in Italian, Ufficio federale di polizia[10]
Slovakia
South Africa
Turkey
  • Higher Counterterrorism Council[11]
Ukraine
United Kingdom
  • Security Service, commonly known as MI5
  • Royal Air Force Police Counter Intelligence Squadron
United States

Defunct counterintelligence organizations

These organizations are now defunct, possibly absorbed by a successor organization.

Ireland
Nazi Germany
Poland
Yugoslavia
Soviet Union and Imperial Russia
United Kingdom
United States

References

  1. "Overview of ASIS's purpose". ASIS. Retrieved 7 October 2012.
  2. "CFNCIU". Retrieved 2011-04-15.
  3. "Czech Intelligence Service". Retrieved 2007-11-08.
  4. "Hellenic National Intelligence Service". Retrieved 2007-11-08.
  5. Nomikos, John M. (Winter 2004). "Greek Intelligence Service and Post 9/11 Challenges" (PDF). The Journal of Intelligence History. 4 (2). Retrieved 2007-11-08.
  6. "The crisis of the Hungarian intelligence services". November 8, 2007. Retrieved 2007-11-08.
  7. "Public Security Investigation Agency". Retrieved 2007-11-08.
  8. "Kenyan National Security Intelligence Service". Retrieved 2007-11-08.
  9. Hunt, Emily (February 6, 2006). "Can al-Qaeda's Lebanese Expansion Be Stopped?". Washington Institute for Near East Policy. Retrieved 2007-11-06.
  10. "Switzerland: Intelligence Agencies". Retrieved 2007-11-08.
  11. "Erdoğan resists calls for northern Iraq incursion". USA-Turkish Times. Retrieved 2007-11-07.
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