A-Z Archive

From the pages of Eye Spy Intelligence Magazine since May 2001

 V. Sign. Significance, meaning. See Secret BBC spy broadcasts. Legacy. Feature. ES99, 2015
 V-1. WWII German cruise missile. Feature. US missile project involving pigeons. (See Animals and Espionage). ES72, 2011
 Vahidi, Ahmad. ES84, 2013
 Valdai Club. ES76, 2011
 Valdes, Idael Fumero. Colonel. Cuba National Police. ES104, 2016
 Valentine, Jean. (See Code-Breaking). ES74, 2011
 Valentine, Jean. Codebreaker. ES75, 2011
 Valentinovich, Igor. Director of GRU. Response to US expullsion of 35 Russian diplomats and spies from country. Major cyber attacks and hacking of US computer networks during Presidential election campaign. The Sting: Persona Non Grata. Major Feature. ES107, 2017
 Valkyrie. (See Adolf Hitler). ES75, 2011
 Vallance, Andrew. D-Notice Secretary. ES91, 2014
 Vallance, Andrew. ES59, 2008
 Valley of the Kings. ES49, 2007
 Valli, Alida. ES90, 2014
 Valls, Manuel. ES82, 2012
 Valls, Manuel. ES85, 2013
 Valls, Manuel. France Prime Minister. ES100, 2015
 Valls, Manuel. French Prime Minister. ES104, 2016
 Van Lew Mansion, ES56, 2008
 Vance, Cyrus. (See Jose Pimentel). ES77, 2012
 Vance, J.H. General. Chief of Defence Staff. Canada. ES103, 2016
 Vandenberg AFB. (See Missile Defense Shield). ES58, 2008
 Vandenberg AFB. ES42, 2006
 Vandenberg, Hoyt S. Director CIA. ES41, 2006
 Vaneker, Chris. Royal Dutch Air Force. Former pilot guilty of espionage. Feature. ES77, 2012
 Vanguard Class submarines. ES91, 2014
 Vanilla Sky. ES33, 2005
 Vanity Fair. ES50, 2007
 Vansittart, Robert. ES60, 2008
 Vansittart, Robert. See also Buckinghamshire, England. Espionage, operations, spies and intelligence figures linked to county of Buckinghamshire. Buckinghamshire Spies: 600 Years of Spies, Villains and Spycatchers. Major Feature. ES101, 2016
 Vanunu, Mordechai. (See also Whistleblower: Feature. Hero, Villain, Traitor or Spy?). ES86, 2013
 Vanunu, Mordechai. Arrested again. ES30, 2004/5
 Vanunu, Mordechai. ES2, 2002
 Vanunu, Mordechai. ES90, 2014
 Vanunu, Mordechai. Feature on jailed Israeli scientist. ES1, 2001
 Vanunu, Mordechai. Freed. Feature. Out of the Fire. ES25, 2004
 Vanunu, Mordechai. Freedom beckons. ES12, 2002
 Vanunu, Mordechai. Israel imposes travel ban. ES48, 2007
 Vanunu, Mordechai. See also Mossad recruiting campaign. Females targeted. The Mossad. Wanted - Women of Strength. Feature. ES107, 2017
 Vardon, Pearl. Feature. Love and Treason on Jersey. ES1, 2001
 Vargo, Bruce. ES61, 2009
 Vartanyan, Gevork Andreyevich. Famous Russian spy dies. (See Operation Long Jump). ES78, 2012
 Vartanyan, Goar. ES78, 2012
 Vasenkov, Mikhal. A.k.a. Juan Lazaro. See SVR. ES69, 2010
 Vasilenko, Gennady. CIA get back agent in spy exchange. ES69, 2010
 Vasiliev, Leonid. ES84, 2013
 Vassal, John. KGB spy. ES80, 2012
 Vassall, John. ES53, 2008
 Vassall, John. ES65, 2009
 Vassall, John. ES98, 2015
 Vassall, John. Feature. Pink Circles and Honey Traps. ES42, 2006
 Vassall, John. See Tradecraft - Silent Spies and Communication. ES87, 2013
 Vassiliev, Alexander. ES63, 2009
 Vassiliev, Vladimir. ES11, 2002
 Vatican City Swiss Guards. ES104, 2016
 Vatican City. ES33, 2005
 Vatican. Clergy. Religious figures who have featured in the world of intelligence. Clergy Spies. Major Feature. ES104, 2016
 Vatican. Espionage operations. Feature. Corridors of Silence. ES33, 2005
 Vatican. Secret codes. ES57, 2008
 Vatican. Senior priest resigns in spy row. ES46, 2007
 Vaudois University Hospital Centre, Lausanne, Switzerland. See Yasar Arafat. ES88, 2013
 Vaughan, Hal. ES75, 2011
 Vaught, Major General James. ES89, 2014
 Vauxhall Cross. ES57, 2008
 Vauxhall Cross. Media reports MI6 may relocate due to economy drive. MI6 and MI6 on the Move? Feature. ES100, 2015
 Vauxhall Cross. MI6 Headquarters. ES20, 2003
 Vauxhall Cross. MI6 Headquarters. ES66, 2010
 Vavilov, Alexander. ES104, 2016
 Vavilov, Elena. ES104, 2016
 Vavilov, Timothy. ES104, 2016
 Vavilova, Elena. A.k.a. Tracey Lee Ann Foley. See also SVR. ES69, 2010
 Vavilova, Yelena. ES81, 2012
 Vaz, Keith. ES57, 2008
 Vaz, Keith. ES85, 2013
 Vaz, Keith. Home Affairs Committee Chair. ES88, 2013
 VBIED. Vehicle-borne Improvised Explosive Device. ES35, 2005
 V-Bombers. Valiant, Victor, Vulcan. ES44, 2006
 VBR. Vauxhall Bridge Road. MI6 Field Station London. ES66, 2010
 Vegera, Victor. ES55, 2008
 Vehicle Bugs. (See Bugs - Spy Tradecraft). ES48, 2007
 Vehicle Security. ES77, 2012
 Vehicle Tracking. ES15, 2003
 Veitman, Vladimir. ES95, 2015
 Velche, Raymond. A.k.a. Roland Verge. See Rainbow Warrior). ES3, 2001
 Velvet Revolution. (See also Haval, Vaclav). ES77, 2012
 Venediktov, Alexei. ES100, 2015
 Veness, David. ES21, 2003
 Venezuela. ES49, 2007
 Vengeance. Film. Steven Spielberg. (See Europa Hotel Incident and Mossad). ES68, 2010
 Venlo Incident. Feature. (See MI6). ES60, 2008
 Venlo Incident. Feature. ES39, 2006
 Venona. Exploiting Russian diplomatic signals. ES42, 2006
 Venona. Secret NSA project to secure intelligence on Soviet spies. ES83, 2013
 Venture Magazine. (See Anna Chapman). ES74, 2011
 Venture Star. Feature. America's fantastic bomber project. ES4, 2001
 Vera. See Vera Schalburg. ES94, 2014
 Verizon. ES41, 2006
 Verviers. Belgium security services eliminate ISIS cell. The Verviers Incident. Feature. ES95, 2015
 Vesti Nedeli. Broadcasts programme regarding death of Litvinenko. ES67, 2010
 Vesti Nedeli. Russia state television company. ES100, 2015
 Vetrov, Vladimir. Colonel. KGB. (See Farewell Dossier). ES24, 2004
 Vetrov, Vladimir. Colonel. KGB. (See Line-X). ES75, 2011
 VEVAK. Ministry of Intelligence. ES84, 2013
 VEVAK. Ministry of Intelligence. Iran. Feature. The Illusionist Hand of Iran's VEVAK. Inside VEVAK. Propaganda and creative elements. ES84, 2013
 VGDSh. Antenna. ES90, 2014
 VHF Airband Transceiver. ES42, 2006
 VHF. Very High Frequency. (See ELINT). ES58, 2008
 VIA Rail. (See Whirlpool Bridge Plot). ES85, 2013
 Viagra and the CIA. Feature. ES60, 2009
 Vickers, Kevin. See Canadian Parliament Building. ES94, 2014
 Vickers, Michael. (See Defense Clandestine Service). ES79, 2012
 Vickers, Michael. ES91, 2014
 Victoria and Albert Museum, London. See OSINT. Secret Intelligence in the Media. Feature. (TC) ES91, 2014
 Victoria, Queen. ES61, 2009
 Victorian spy camera. Feature. ES51, 2007
 Victory Center, Alexandria, Virginia. Possible site of new FBI HQ. ES83, 2013
 Victory Code. KGB. Feature. ES48, 2007
 Victory Parade, Red Square, Moscow. ES74, 2011
 Video Surveillance by AQ in America. ES64, 2009
 Video virtual training combat. ES33, 2005
 Vienna International Centre. (United Nations). See Timothy Hampton). ES65, 2009
 Vienna, Austria. ES49, 2007
 Vienna, Virginia. (See Robert Hannsen). ES47, 2007
 Vienna. City of Spies. Feature. Former Libyan chief minister Shokri Ghanem assassinated. ES79, 2012
 Vienna. MI6 Field Station. ES60, 2008
 Vienna. Nuclear deal involving so-called P5+1 buys Iran time. Feature. ES90, 2014
 Viet Cong. ES7, 2002
 Viet Cong. Use of insects in war with America. ES76, 2011
 Vietnam. Protests at US Embassy, London. (See MI6 Chief 's letter of protest). ES55, 2008
 Vigenere, Blaise De. (See Ciphers). ES50, 2007
 Vigilance Park, National Cryptologic Museum. ES83, 2013
 Viking 300. Unmanned aircraft systems. ES86, 2013
 Vilayat Dagestan. Terrorist organisation. ES89, 2014
 Vilks, Lars. (See Jihad Jane). ES67, 2010
 Vilks, Lars. ES96, 2015
 Vilks, Lars. See Colleen LaRose. ES89, 2014
 Villa, Pancho. (See Zimmermann Telegram). ES10, 2010
 Villepin, Galouzeau de. French Foreign Minister on AQ. ES13, 2002
 Villers-Cotterets, Paris. See ISIS Charlie Hebdo attack, Paris. ES95, 2015
 Vilnai, Matan. ES81, 2012
 Vinas, Bryant. ES64, 2009
 Vincennes Air Incident. Feature. ES40, 2006
 Vincent, Patrice. See Tentacles of ISIS. Feature. ISIS operatives and supporters launch and prepare attacks in Canada, UK, America and Europe. ES94, 2014
 Vines, John. ES33, 2005
 Vinnell Compound. AQ target. ES18, 2003
 Vinnemann, Lt. Colonel Benedict. (See Annecy Shootings). ES84, 2013
 VIO. Vetting Investigation Officer. (MI5). ES42, 2006
 Violet Club. Codename for nuclear weapons bases in UK. Feature. ES4, 2001
 Viper Surveillance. Visible Intermodal Protection and Response. Feature. ES38, 2006
 Virginia Slims. See Angleton, James Jesus. The Constant Companion. See Strange But True. Feature. ES99, 2015
 Virus. Influenza. Secret tests. ES1, 2001
 Visa. European waiver flights concern CIA. ES61, 2009
 Visby class corvette. ES94, 2014
 Vishinski, Andrei. Soviet Foreign Minister. See also JSSL. ES103, 2016
 Visual and Audio Devices. (See Spy Tradecraft). ES41, 2006
 VJ Day. Victory in Japan Day. ES104, 2016
 VJ Day. Victory in Japan Day. ES99, 2015
 Vladikavkav, North Ossetia. Terrorist attacks. ES89, 2024
 Vladivostok. Russian naval base. ES65, 2009
 VLF. Very Low Frequency. (See Silent Service. Feature. Submarines, Technology and Espionage). ES83, 2013
 Vnesheconomnank (VEB). ES95, 2015
 Vnukovo Airport, Russia. See Metrojet Flight 9268. ES100, 2015
 VOA. See also Covert Action. ES103, 2016
 VOA. Voice of America. (See Radio Voices of the Clandestine Services). ES75, 2011
 VOA. Voice of America. ES67, 2010
 Vodafone. (See Greek phone tap mystery). ES40, 2006
 Vogel, Wolfgang. (See The Mail Man). ES58, 2008
 Voice Activated. Pen recorder. Product Review. ES74, 2011
 Voice of Russia. See OSINT. Secret Intelligence in the Media. Feature. (TC) ES91, 2014
 Voice Recognition. ES53, 2008
 Voicemail. (See Hacking). ES73, 2011
 Voiceprint Recognition. ES31, 2005
 VOIP. Voice Over Internet Protocol. ES61, 2009
 Volant Solo. ES72, 2011
 Volga-Avia Express Flight 1303 blown up by terrorists. ES28, 2004
 Volga-Avia Express Flight 1353. Terrorist attack. ES89, 2013
 Volga-Dnepr. Russian air carrier.
 Volga-Dnepr. See Mali. Terrorists strike at the Raddison Blue Hotel in Bamako, killing 19. Western Focus. Feature. ES100, 2015
 Volgograd Metro Railway Station. ES89, 2014
 Volgograd, Russia. Terror attack. ES100, 2015
 Volgograd, Russia. Terrorists strike in city ahead of 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Train station and bus attacked. A Deadly 24 Hours. Feature. ES89, 2014
 Volgooskaya Nuclear Power Station. ES30 2004/5
 Volkov, Konstantin. ES64, 2009
 Vonsiatsky, Anastae. ES104, 2016
 Voodoo. (See Cuban Missile Crisis). ES52, 2007
 Vorobyeva, Lyudmila. ES92, 2014
 Vorontovsky Park, Moscow. (See Ryan Fogle). ES85, 2013
 Voss, Otto Hermann. ES53, 2008
 Votel, Joseph. General. US. See Norgrove, Linda. ES107, 2017
 VOX. Voice Operated Switches. ES88, 2013
 Voynich Manuscript. See William F. Friedman. ES97, 2015
 Voynich, Wildred. ES97, 2015
 VPDA. Vansittart Private Detective Agency. ES60, 2008
 VSA. Voice Stress Analysis. Feature. ES23, 2004
 VSA. Voice Stress Analysis. Surveillance. ES76, 2011
 VSD. State Security Department. Russia. ES103, 2016
 VST. Virtual Simulation Training. ES93, 2014
 Vulcan bomber. Bombing of runway on Port Stanley. ES79, 2012
 Vulcan Bomber. ES44, 2006
 Vulliamy, Ed. See also Katherine Gun. ES101, 2016
 Vulture. (See Animals and Espionage). ES72, 2011
 Vulture. Five-year surveillance aircraft. ES56, 2008
 VVER 1000. Pressurised water reactor. ES75, 2011
 Vydizhenet. Feature on SVR spy Anna Chapman. ES69, 2010
 Vympel NPO R-77. Air-to-air missile. ES101, 2016