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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of decrypt.


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  • In 1941 he was claimed by RAF Intelligence and then, very naturally, the Government Code & Cypher School at Bletchley Park, where he worked in Hut 3 as part of the team, eventually nearly 600 strong, that translated, analysed and interpreted the decrypts from Hut 6.

    A Different Stripe:

  • The decrypts show that the U.S. and other nations were targeted in major espionage campaigns by the Soviet Union as early as 1942.

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Taking the Washington Post to School

  • Time and again, he points out where Enigma decrypts and U.S.

    Those Desperate Hours

  • Japanese records and decrypts of sailing rosters and orders for all of the convoys and ships carrying POWs.

    The Story of the Taiwan POW's

  • I love that account which was given to Congress by a witness, Commander L. R. Schulz, who had delivered to the president in person the latest top secret magic decrypts of Japanese diplomatic cables.

    Nigel Hamilton: Pearl Harbor -- and Our Moral Identity as a Nation

  • The decrypts are also ambiguous and open to interpretation.

    A Covert Affair

  • There are only a handful of Venona decrypts referring directly to Jane, and while incriminating they are not conclusive evidence that she was a Soviet spy.

    A Covert Affair

  • Apart from the Venona decrypts, a wealth of new material about Soviet espionage has also come to light in recent years from the notebooks of a former KGB officer, Alexander Vassiliev, who was permitted unprecedented access to Stalin-era intelligence archives in 1993.

    A Covert Affair

  • * This included the corroborating evidence supplied by the then top-secret Venona decrypts described in the appendix of this book.

    A Covert Affair

  • It wasn't until the 1990s that Hall's spying was revealed, when the Venona cable decrypts were made public.

    Allen M. Hornblum: Five Best


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