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double agent

a spy employed by two mutually antagonistic countries, companies, etc.
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Rotimi Feyisitan, said at the end of the submission of bids, 37 companies submitted bids for prequalification of companies for the procurement, supply and commissioning of six (6) number triple agent firefighting trucks for NPSC operations.
The US Central Intelligence Agency thought they had found themselves a valuable double agent from the upper ranks of al-Qaeda in the person of Humam Khalil al-Balawi, only to discover that the double agent was in fact a triple agent when the Jordanian detonated a bomb at a meeting with CIA agents in Khost, Afghanistan in December of 2009, killing himself and seven Agency operatives as revenge, he declared in a posthumously released video, for the killing of Pakistani Taliban leader Beitullah Mehsud.
LINGFIELD: GAZETTE BET: 2.25 Triple Agent. NAOMI MATTHEW: 2.25 Press Release, 3.00 Midnight Feast, 3.30 Valencha, 4.05 Atacama Sunrise, 4.40 Regal Rave, 5.15 Goldtrek.
Oshkosh says that the Striker 1500 features a 4 x 4 all-wheel-drive axle configuration and proprietary technologies such as TAK--4 independent suspension, triple agent fire fighting capabilities and Command Zone advanced electronics for enhanced manoeuvrability, fire-fighting power and reliability.
So it should not be surprising if two Jordanian intelligence men, one a member of the Hashemite royal family and another posing as a triple agent but was actually a Neo-Salafi terrorist, were posted in one of the most dangerous parts of eastern Afghanistan to help the American CIA hunt down al-Qaeda and Taliban leaders (see overleaf).
Rohmer's final three films, L''Anglaise et le Duc (2001), Triple Agent (2004) and Les Amours d''Astre et de Cladon (2007) continued his recurring themes of love and fidelity.
Humam Khalil Abu-Mulal al-Balawi, a Jordanian of Palestinian origin who is said to have been a triple agent, blew himself up at a U.S.
There was speculation in Russian media that Kalmanovich was also related to the Israeli secret service, being a double or even triple agent, but such speculations were never confirmed with facts.
TRIPLE AGENT: Paul Corcoran, Wayne Malcolm and Jayne Moore make up Agent Marketing at Parr Street Studios
The Competition also featured, with mixed and even disappointing results, the return of veterans like the U.K's Ken Loach (Ae Fond Kiss), France's Patrice Leconte (Confidences trop intimes) and Eric Rohmer (Triple Agent), and Greece's Theo Angelopoulos (Trilogy: The Weeping Meadow).
* Eric Rohmer, at 84, competed at the last Berlin lest with "Triple Agent," on the heels of "The Story of Marie and Julien," a box office disappointment from November 2003.
Every defector considered a plant, every double agent considered a triple agent, everyone in the American network considered compromised.