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The Mossad (HaMossad leModi'in uleTafkidim Meyuhadim/Institute Intelligence and Special Operations) is the national intelligence agency of Israel.
The largest department in Mossad is Collections, tasked with many aspects of conducting espionage overseas. Field intelligence officers, called katsas, are similar to case officers of the CIA.
Research Department Edit
Research Department is responsible for intelligence production, including daily situation reports, weekly summaries and detailed monthly reports. The Department is organized into 15 geographically specialized sections or "desks", including the USA, Canada and Western Europe, Latin America, Former Soviet Union, China, Africa, the Maghreb (Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia), Libya, Iraq, Jordan, Syria, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Iran. A "nuclear" desk is focused on special weapons related issues.
Political Action and Liaison Department Edit
The Political Action and Liaison Department is responsible for working both with allied foreign intelligence services, and with nations that have no normal diplomatic relations with Israel.
Responsibility for Mossad's electronics intelligence (ELINT) and signals intelligence (SIGINT) operations rests with Nbiota department.
The Technology Department is responsible for development of advanced technologies for support of Mossad operations.
Special Operations Division Edit
The Special Operations Division, known as Masada (Metsada), is involved in paramilitary operations including sabotage and assassination.
Psychological Operations Department Edit
The Lohamah Psichlogit (LAP) department is responsible for psychological warfare, propaganda and deception operations.
Mossad NPCs in Twilight 2000 Edit
- Ivanna Weitz, aka Tanya -- featured in Free City of Krakow (GDW 0501)
- Max Endelman -- featured in Free City of Krakow (GDW 0501)
- Major Joseph Bar-Lev -- featured in RDF Sourcebook (GDW 0508)