DGSE revamps HQ
Much to the relief of cramped staff, the DGSE is putting up a brand new building to house its steadily expanding workforce. [...]
The DGSE (Direction Generale de la Securite Exterieure) is France’s external intelligence service. Operating all over the world, the agents of its operations department, or DO, and intelligence department, DR, have distinguished themselves recently in Africa and the Middle East. The service’s technical department, or DT, is France’s dedicated interceptions service, like Britain’s GCHQ or the NSA in the US.
After banning Western oil companies from doing business with Iran, the U.S. Department of Treasury is now taking on merchant shipping companies in its ongoing bid to asphyxiate the Iranian economy. The French multinational container shipping company CMA CGM and [. [...]