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Here is a reference resource for all those spy codes and covert talk.

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  • HAMAS an underground group in Palestine (now in power).
  • HANDLER - a case officer who is responsible for handling agents in operations.
  • HARD MAN an experienced operative who can survive in a hostile environment and who has killed.
  • HARD TARGET a surveillance target who is actively maintaining secrecy and may not reveal that he/she has detected the surveillance team.
  • HEZBOLLAH an underground group in Lebanon, alleged to have operating units in Latin America with links to major drug dealers.
  • HONEY POT Mata Hari, Raven, lady, femme fatale; a female agent using romance to compromise a target.
  • HONEY TRAP - Slang for use of men or women in sexual situations to intimidate or snare others. This use of sex to trap or blackmail an individual is standard practice in intelligence operations
  • HOOLIGAN TOOL a specialized tool much like a crowbar, developed by fire departments for prying open doors and windows. Also used by SWAT teams.
  • HOSTILE -  term used to describe the organizations and activities of the opposition services.
  • HOSTILE RECRUITMENT recruitment by threat or force of an uncooperative informant, mole, or agent-in-place.
  • HUMINT intelligence activities involving people rather than electronic eavesdropping or communications interception.
  • HUNTING PACK slang for surveillance team.


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