Fake war plans. Double bluffs. Operation Mincemeat combined espionage, social engineering, and sophisticated deception.
The Man Who Forged Ancient Artifacts
In the 1970s, Fujimura Shinichi faked the discovery of a large number of artifacts from the Japanese Paleolithic Era.
Saddam Hussein's Fake Uranium
During the Iraq disarmament crisis, documents claimed that Saddam Hussein attempted to buy 500 tonnes of uranium powder.