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SMERSH
Soviet Army counter-espionage organization begun during World War II, 1953, from Rus. abbrev. of smert' shpionam "death to spies." Introduced in Eng. by Ian Flemming.
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Smersh plans to commit a grand act of terrorism in the intelligence field.
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