Servizio Informazioni Difesa

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Group.png Servizio Informazioni Difesa  
(Intelligence agency)
Predecessor SIFAR
Successor SISMI
Formation 1965
Extinction 1977
Parent organization Italy
Type intelligence agency
Leader Servizio Informazioni Difesa/Director
SubpageServizio Informazioni Difesa/Director

The Servizio Informazioni Difesa (SID) is a former Italian intelligence agency.[1]

SID was established in a reorganisation of defence intelligence in 1965, replacing the previous agency SIFAR. It ceased to exist in 1977, when SISMI was established.[2]

People

Directors


References

  1. Daniele Ganser, NATO's Secret Armies: Operation Gladio and Terrorism in Western Europe, Frank Cass, 2005, p.4.
  2. A Brief History, The Italian Intelligence and Security Services, accessed 6 September 2009.
  3. Daniele Ganser, NATO's Secret Armies: Operation Gladio and Terrorism in Western Europe, Frank Cass, 2005, p.272.