Front organization
A front organization is any entity set up by and controlled by another organization, such as intelligence agencies, organized crime groups, banned organizations, religious or political groups, advocac...
Non-official cover
In espionage, agents under non-official cover (NOC) are operatives who assume covert roles in organizations without ties to the government for which they work. Such agents or operatives are typically ...
Agent handling
In intelligence organizations, agent handling is the management of agents, principal agents, and agent networks (called "assets") by intelligence officers typically known as case officers.
A pri...
Islamism
Islamism (Islam and -ism) or political Islam (Arabic: الإسلام السياسي‎ Islām siyāsī; or الإسلامية al-Islāmīyah) is a set of ideologies holding that "Islam should guide social and political a...
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List of charities accused of ties to terrorism
During the "war on terror" the names of charities accused of ties to terrorism have been published. Some detainees have been captured largely because they volunteered or worked for these charities.On ...
Communist front
A Communist front organization is an organization identified to be a front organization under the effective control of a Communist party, the Communist International or other Communist organizations. ...
Communist front - Wikipedia
Shell corporation
A shell corporation is a company which serves as a vehicle for business transactions without itself having any significant assets or operations. Some shell companies may have had operations, but those...
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Algerian Civil War
The Algerian Civil War was an armed conflict between the Algerian government and various Islamist rebel groups which began in 1991. Total casualties have yet to be accurately counted but it is estimat...
Algerian Civil War - Wikipedia
Democratic International
The Democratic International, also known as the Jamboree in Jamba, was a 1985 meeting of anti-Communist militants held at the headquarters of UNITA in Jamba, Angola.The meeting was primarily funded by...
List of Algerian massacres of the 1990s
During the Algerian Civil War of the 1990s, many massacres occurred. The Armed Islamic Group (GIA) claimed responsibility for many of them, while for others no group has claimed responsibility. In add...
List of Algerian massacres of the 1990s - Wikipedia
Aero Contractors (United States)
Aero Contractors Ltd., a private charter company based in Smithfield, North Carolina, is said by some to provide discreet air transport services for the Central Intelligence Agency.The company was fou...
Air Asia (Republic of China)
Air Asia Company Limited (Chinese: 亞洲航空股份有限公司) is a provider of aircraft maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services headquartered in Taiwan. It is now located in the Tainan Airport. It is the...
Charitable Society for Social Welfare
Abdul Majeed al-Zindani, the US Treasury Department identified as a "Specially Designated Global Terrorist", citing his "long history of working with bin Laden" (and whose name also appears on the UN ...
Charitable Society for Social Welfare - Wikipedia
Bagong Alyansang Makabayan
The Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Filipino: lit. New Patriotic Alliance or NPA) or Bayan is an alliance of liberal socialist militant organizations. The term "Bayan" stands for people, nation or communi...
Bagong Alyansang Makabayan - Wikipedia
National Labor Federation
The National Labor Federation (NATLFED) is a network of local community associations, run exclusively by volunteers, that claim to organize workers excluded from collective bargaining protections by U...
National Labor Federation - Wikipedia
Terrorist front organization
A terrorist front organization is created to conceal activities or provide logistical or financial support to the illegal activities.
Disposition Matrix
The Disposition Matrix is a database that United States officials describe as a "next-generation capture/kill list". Developed by the Obama Administration beginning in 2010, the "Disposition Matrix" g...
Disposition Matrix - Wikipedia
American International Center
The American International Center LLC was a front organization established in 2001 by Michael Scanlon as part of his conspiracy with Jack Abramoff to receive and redistribute funds given by their clie...
Direct Action Against Drugs
Direct Action Against Drugs was a vigilante group in Northern Ireland that claimed responsibility for the killing of a number of alleged drug dealers. The organisation was allegedly a front name used ...
Save Our Species Alliance
Save Our Species Alliance, Inc. (SOSA) was an American political group, established in December 2004, which is critical of the Endangered Species Act and other environmental legislation. It has been c...
Federation of Architects, Engineers, Chemists, and Technicians
Federation of Architects, Engineers, Chemists, and Technicians (FAECT) was a Cold War-era Communist-influenced front organization established by the Soviet intelligence. It was accused of Soviet espio...
Narconon
Narconon International is an organisation which promotes L. Ron Hubbard's theories of substance abuse treatment and addiction. Its parent organisation is ABLE, which is controlled by The Church of Sci...
Narconon - Wikipedia
United to End Racism
United to End Racism (UER) is an ongoing program of the Re-evaluation Counseling Communities (RC), whose publicly stated aims are "dedicated to eliminating racism in the world" and "to illuminate the ...
Iranian Revolution
The Iranian Revolution (also known as the Islamic Revolution or the 1979 Revolution; Persian: انقلاب اسلامی, Enghelābe Eslāmi or انقلاب بیست و دو بهمن) refers to events involving the overthrow of the ...
Iranian Revolution - Wikipedia
Air America (airline)
Air America was an American passenger and cargo airline established in 1950 and covertly owned by the United States Government and was initially a CIA project for intelligence operations in China. The...
Air America (airline) - Wikipedia
InfoCom Corporation
InfoCom Corporation was a Web hosting service company founded by five brothers in 1992. It was initially based in Dallas, Texas, and before its dissolution it was based in Richardson, Texas.At its pe...