Duško Popov, 1940
|Birth name||Dušan Popov|
|Born||10 July 1912|
Titel, Austro-Hungary (present-day Serbia)
|Died||18 August 1981 (aged 69)|
Opio, Alpes-Maritimes, France
|Allegiance|| Yugoslavia |
|Years of service||1940–1945|
Dušan "Duško" Popov OBE (Serbian Cyrillic: Душан "Душко" Попов; 10 July 1912 – 10 August 1981) was a Serbian triple spy agent. He worked as part of the MI6 and Abwehr during World War II, and passed off disinformation to Germany as part of the Double-Cross System and working also as agent for the Yugoslav government-in-exile in London.
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- Koster, John (2012). Operation Snow: How a Soviet Mole in FDR's White House Triggered Pearl Harbor. Regnery. ISBN 9781596983298.
- "World War II Spy Popov Dies; May Have Been Model for Bond". Chicago Tribune. 24 August 1981.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)