List of intelligence agencies

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This is a list of intelligence agencies. It includes only currently operational institutions.


Agencies by country[edit]

Afghanistan Afghanistan[edit]

Albania Albania[edit]

  • State Intelligence Service (SHISH) – Sherbimi Informativ Shteteror
  • Military Intelligence Service (SHIU) – Shërbimi Informativ Ushtarak

Algeria Algeria[edit]

Argentina Argentina[edit]

Armenia Armenia[edit]

Australia Australia[edit]

Austria Austria[edit]

Azerbaijan Azerbaijan[edit]

The Bahamas Bahamas[edit]

Bangladesh Bangladesh[edit]

Barbados Barbados[edit]

Belarus Belarus[edit]

Belgium Belgium[edit]

Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina[edit]

Botswana Botswana[edit]

Brazil Brazil[edit]

Brunei Brunei[edit]

Bulgaria Bulgaria[edit]

  • Национална разузнавателна служба (NRS) (National Intelligence Service) - overseas intelligence gathering service under presidential supervision
  • State Agency for National Security (DANS) - National Counter-intelligence Service Under Ministry Council Supervision
  • Служба "Военна информация" (CVI) - military intelligence service under Ministry of defence supervision

Myanmar Burma[edit]

Canada Canada[edit]

Chile Chile[edit]

China People's Republic of China[edit]

Hong Kong Hong Kong SAR[edit]

Macau Macau SAR[edit]

Colombia Colombia[edit]

Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo[edit]

Costa Rica Costa Rica[edit]

Croatia Croatia[edit]

Cuba Cuba[edit]

Cyprus Cyprus[edit]

  • Κεντρική Υπηρεσία Πληροφοριών (Central Intelligence Service - Internal Intelligence Service)

Czech Republic Czech Republic[edit]

Denmark Denmark[edit]

Dominican Republic Dominican Republic[edit]

Egypt Egypt[edit]

Estonia Estonia[edit]

Ethiopia Ethiopia[edit]

Fiji Fiji[edit]

Finland Finland[edit]

France France[edit]

The Gambia Gambia[edit]

Georgia (country) Georgia[edit]

Germany Germany[edit]


Ghana Ghana[edit]

Greece Greece[edit]

Haiti Haiti[edit]

Hungary Hungary[edit]

Iceland Iceland[edit]

India India[edit]

Wildlife Crime Control Bureau

Indonesia Indonesia[edit]

Iran Iran[edit]

Iraq Iraq[edit]

Republic of Ireland Ireland[edit]

Foreign & Domestic Military Intelligence (Defence Forces)

Domestic Police Intelligence (Garda Síochána)

Israel Israel[edit]

Italy Italy[edit]

Jamaica Jamaica[edit]

Japan Japan[edit]

Jordan Jordan[edit]

Kazakhstan Kazakhstan[edit]

Kenya Kenya[edit]

South Korea Republic of Korea[edit]

Kuwait Kuwait[edit]

  • State Security Agency (مباحث امن الدولة)
  • Domestic Undercover Police (المباحث)
  • Military intelligence ( الاستخبارات العسكرية )

Latvia Latvia[edit]

Lebanon Lebanon[edit]

Libya Libya[edit]

Lithuania Lithuania[edit]

Luxembourg Luxembourg[edit]

Republic of Macedonia Republic of Macedonia[edit]

Malawi Malawi[edit]

In the Presidents Office

Malaysia Malaysia[edit]

Maldives Maldives[edit]

Mexico Mexico[edit]

Moldova Moldova[edit]

Mongolia Mongolia[edit]

Montenegro Montenegro[edit]

Morocco Morocco[edit]

Nepal Nepal[edit]

Netherlands Netherlands[edit]

New Zealand New Zealand[edit]

Nicaragua Nicaragua[edit]

  • Dirección de Inteligencia (DGIN) (Directorate of Intelligence Nicaragua)

Nigeria Nigeria[edit]

North Korea North Korea[edit]

Norway Norway[edit]

Pakistan Pakistan[edit]



  • Provincial Police Forces:
    • Special Investigation Unit(SIU)
    • Crime Investigation Departments (CIDs)
      • Punjab Forensic Science Agency (PFSA)
    • Special Branches (SBs)
    • Central Investigation Agency (CIA)

Panama Panama[edit]

Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea[edit]

Peru Peru[edit]

Philippines Philippines[edit]

Poland Poland[edit]

Portugal Portugal[edit]

Qatar Qatar[edit]

Romania Romania[edit]

Russia Russian Federation[edit]

Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia[edit]

Serbia Serbia[edit]

Singapore Singapore[edit]

Slovakia Slovakia[edit]

Slovenia Slovenia[edit]

Somalia Somalia[edit]

South Africa South Africa[edit]

Spain Spain[edit]

Sri Lanka Sri Lanka[edit]

Sudan Sudan[edit]

Sweden Sweden[edit]

Switzerland Switzerland[edit]

Syria Syria[edit]

Taiwan Republic of China (Taiwan)[edit]

Tajikistan Tajikistan[edit]

  • Кумитаи давлатии амнияти милли (КДАМ), in Russian: Государственный комитет национальной безопасности (ГКНБ), in English: State Committee on National Security (SCNS)

Tanzania Tanzania[edit]

Thailand Thailand[edit]

Turkey Turkey[edit]

  • National Security Council (MGK) (umbrella organization)
    • Republic of Turkey Prime Ministry Undersecretariat
      • National Intelligence Organization (MİT) (semi-dependent (main), foreign intelligence and counter espionage)
        • Strategic Analysis Directorate
        • Counter-Intelligence Directorate
        • External Operations Directorate
        • Security Intelligence Directorate
        • Electronic and Technical Intelligence Directorate
        • Signals Intelligence Directorate (SİB)
      • Undersecretariat of Public Order and Security (KDGM) (semi-dependent, internal security service)
    • Joint Chief of Staff Intelligence Bureau (semi-dependent, military intelligence and special operations)
      • Army Intelligence Bureau (semi-dependent, military intelligence)
      • Navy Intelligence Bureau (semi-dependent, military intelligence)
      • Air Force Intelligence Bureau (semi-dependent, military intelligence)
      • Coast Guard Intelligence Bureau (semi-dependent, military intelligence)
      • Gendarmerie Intelligence and Counter-Terrorism Bureau (unofficially, as JİTEM) (semi-dependent, military law enforcement) (2005–present, officially, as JİT (Gendarmerie Intelligence Organization))
    • Police Intelligence Bureau (semi-dependent, law enforcement)
    • Offices of the Other Ministries
      • Ministry of Finance, Financial Crimes Investigation Unit (MASAK) (semi-dependent, financial monitoring)
      • Ministry of Customs, Customs Enforcement (dependent, customs protection)
      • Ministry of Forestry, Forest Conservation (dependent, environmental protection)

Turkmenistan Turkmenistan[edit]

Ukraine Ukraine[edit]

United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates[edit]

United Kingdom United Kingdom[edit]

Agency Description
Domestic intelligence Security Service/MI5[7] Domestic counter terrorism intelligence gathering and analysis.
National Domestic Extremism and Disorder Intelligence Unit (NDEDIU)[8] Domestic counter extremism intelligence gathering and analysis.
National Crime Agency (NCA)[9] Organised crime intelligence gathering and analysis.
National Ballistics Intelligence Service (NBIS)[10] Illegal firearms intelligence analysis.
National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB)[11] Economic crime intelligence gathering and analysis.
Foreign intelligence Secret Intelligence Service (SIS)/MI6[12] Foreign intelligence gathering and analysis.
Defence Intelligence (DI)[13] Military intelligence analysis.
Signals intelligence Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)[14] Signals intelligence gathering and analysis.
Joint intelligence Joint Intelligence Organisation (JIO)[15] Joint intelligence analysis.

United States United States[edit]

Uzbekistan Uzbekistan[edit]

  • Milliy Xavfsizlik Xizmati, Служба национальной безопасности (СНБ) (National Security Service)

Vatican City Vatican[edit]

Venezuela Venezuela[edit]

Vietnam Vietnam[edit]

  • Tổng cục Tình báo Quân đội (TC2) (General Department of Military Intelligence, under Ministry of Defence)
  • Tổng cục Tình báo Công an (TC V) (General Department of Public Security Intelligence, under Ministry of Public Security)

Zimbabwe Zimbabwe[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ IT Section, ISD. "Internal Security Department". Retrieved 2014-06-27. 
  2. ^ "Cable Viewer". 2006-09-11. Retrieved 2014-06-27. 
  3. ^ "Special Branch". Retrieved 2010-07-11. 
  4. ^ Mahadzir, Dzirhan (2008). "Securing Southeast Asia: The Politics of Security Sector Reform by Mark Beeson; Alex J.Bellamy Review by: Dzirhan Mahadzir" (PDF). Contemporary Southeast Asia (Institute of Southeast Asian Studies) 30 (2): 338–339. doi:10.1355/cs30-2j. Retrieved 24 August 2013. 
  5. ^ Malaysia's National Security Council described by new NSC Secretary (Report). Wikileaks. Retrieved 19 August 2013. 
  6. ^ a b c "New Zealand Intelligence Community - About Us". New Zealand Intelligence Community. New Zealand Government. Retrieved 25 August 2013. 
  7. ^ "The Security Service". MI5. 2014-02-28. Retrieved 2014-06-27. 
  8. ^ "Domestic extremism". MI5 - The Security Service. Retrieved 2014-06-27. 
  9. ^ "Intelligence". National Crime Agency. Retrieved 2014-06-27. 
  10. ^ "National Ballistics Intelligence Service | Forensic Services | NABIS". Retrieved 2014-06-27. 
  11. ^ "National Fraud Intelligence Bureau". Retrieved 2014-11-10. 
  12. ^ "Home page – SIS (MI6)". Retrieved 2014-06-27. 
  13. ^ "Defence Intelligence - Detailed guidance". GOV.UK. 2012-12-12. Retrieved 2014-06-27. 
  14. ^ "GCHQ Home page". Retrieved 2014-06-27. 
  15. ^ "Joint Intelligence Organisation". GOV.UK. Retrieved 2014-06-27. 

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