CNCTR tackles international intelligence sharing
The intelligence watchdog CNCTR (Commission Nationale de Controle des Techniques de Renseignement) is poised to cross a line for the [...]
The DRM (Direction du Renseignement Militaire) has a role similar to the US Defence Intelligence Agency (DIA), providing intelligence to the French armed forces. It reports to the chiefs of staff.
A report recently submitted to the French government on the sovereignty of geographical data stresses the role that the French geographical institute IGN can play in helping the French intelligence services, as it aims to become their leading GEOINT partner. [...]