Remember the Stasi, the secret police who operated in East Germany when it was a communist state?
A brilliant look into the lives of the 1980s East German Stasi (secret police) and the civilians they spy and eavesdrop on.
His nervousness had something to do with the secret police, eyeing us shiftily from their table by the window.
Not only the military, but the Ministry of the Interior and its secret police remain in place, holdovers from the Mubarak era.
And neither he, nor his secret police squad or some lawyer from Detroit, get to change that unilaterally on a whim.
He was seized, brought to the light, and instantly recognized as a member of the secret police.
I went to the headquarters of the secret police the other day with Mr. Douglas.
No guards or soldiers accompanied them, but the secret police were always near at hand.
We shall see if you will laugh at my secret police this time.
We will remain as we are, and De Sartines may keep his secret police.