ACT Government - More support for gifted and talented students ALSO MENTIONS TWICE EXCEPTIONAL STUDENTS SURPISINGLY http://www.cmd.act.gov.au/open_government/inform/act_government_media_releases/burch/2014/more-support-for-gifted-and-talented-students
Wednesday, WikiLeaks released details pertaining to a highly secretive, multinational trade agreement called the Trans-Pacific Partnership, ...warning that passage of NAFTA-esque trade agreement could have serious impact on internet freedom, innovation, medicine, civil liberty
Yeah, I definitely think that a lot of the nations would have acted almost like their government's "agents", in some way. Either that, or they were involved in some sort of "criminal" activity against said government (ex. Alfred prior to and during the American Revolution). Agents, spies, assassins...they probably did it all - and were themselves targeted by enemies, both humans and fellow nations.