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SAVAK

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Pronunciation: /ˈsavak
 
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Definition of SAVAK in English:

noun

The secret intelligence organization of Iran, established in 1957 and disbanded in 1979.

Origin

acronym from Persian Sāzmān-i-Attalāt Va Amnīyat-i-Keshvar 'National Security and Intelligence Organization'.

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