State Secret

Some articles on state secrets, secret, state secret:

Italian Intelligence Agencies - The March 2007 Reform
... agencies, and which “ introduces far more detailed procedures with regards to state secrets, cooperation with police forces and public administrations, judicial investigation of the conduct of ... dossiers outside of the intelligence agency's objectives, with secret archives also forbidden ... State secret status may cover "documents, news, activities or any other thing." Declaring "things" a state secret falls under the prerogative of the ...

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