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JoDefence Intelligence Division
Country South Africa
Chief of Defence IntelligenceLt. Gen Jeremia Nyembe

The Defence Intelligence Division of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF-ID also known as Defence Intelligence) is the primary military intelligence agency of South Africa which came into being on 27 April 1994.[1][2] The other intelligence agencies of the country are:

Chiefs of Defence Intelligence


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