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in·tel·li·gence gath·er·ing

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  1. intelligence gathering

    This is a list of intelligence gathering disciplines.

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  1. intelligence gathering

    Collection of intelligence on other units or forces by own units or forces.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intelligence gathering in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intelligence gathering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of intelligence gathering in a Sentence

  1. President Trump:

    As Director of the CIA, Mike has earned the praise of members in both parties by strengthening our intelligence gathering, modernizing our defensive and offensive capabilities, and building close ties with our friends and allies in the international intelligence community.

  2. Michael Bolton:

    The Department still lacks the overall training infrastructure to meet the needs of The Department, the level of Intelligence gathering and expertise needed, and an overall cultural change needed to move The Department into a protective agency as opposed to a traditional Police Department.

  3. The USCG:

    In recent weeks, the U.S. Coast Guard has continued to monitor a Russian vessel, believed to be an intelligence gathering ship, off the coast of the Hawaiian Islands.

  4. Larry Johnson:

    Only 50 percent of the UNGA is about diplomacy, the other 50 percent is pure intelligence gathering. Within the U.N. building’s walls it is very diplomatic, but outside it is pure chaos - a total spy game.

  5. Hassan Firouzabadi:

    If the Americans really didn't create ISIS, and if they want to destroy ISIS, it is possible for them to achieve that, but we have not seen anything so far except intelligence gathering from the U.S. and Britain. We hope that one day, because of their national interests and the will of their nations, the U.S. and the UK will decide to really fight ISIS.

Translations for intelligence gathering

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  • InformationsbeschaffungGerman
  • la recopilación de inteligenciaSpanish
  • la collecte de renseignementsFrench
  • raccolta di informazioniItalian
  • сбор информацииRussian
  • புலனாய்வு தகவல்களை சேகரிக்கும்Tamil
  • istihbarat toplamaTurkish
  • збір інформаціїUkrainian
  • 情報Chinese

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