Thursday, 13 August 2020

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UK names Richard Moore as new MI6 chief

LONDON: Britain named career diplomat and intelligence officer Richard Moore as the new chief of the MI6 spy service as the West seeks to bolster its defences against hostile espionage from China and Russia. Moore, 57, joined the Secret Intelligence Service (SIS) in 1987, just four years before the collapse ...

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Prince William hosted a three-week internship in the MI6

LONDON: As reported at Kensington Palace the previous week, the Prince trained in the British foreign intelligence service, known as MI6, where he learned about the current security threats the UK Photo: Ewan Munro / commons.wikimedia.org Prince William hosted a three-week internship in the British secret service British Prince William ...

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MI6 will recruit children of immigrants for first time

LONDON: Britain’s foreign spy agency will allow the children of immigrants to join the organization for the first time and will launch its first ever TV advert. Alex Younger, the chief of MI6 known as “C”, is scrapping a rule that new recruits must have two British-born parents and they ...

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Russia accuses Britain of anti-Moscow ‘witch hunt’ plan

LONDON: The Russian embassy to Britain posted online an extraordinary attack on the Government, accusing it of planning to brief Donald Trump’s incoming United States administration against Moscow. It comes as Prime Minister Theresa May prepares for her first meeting with the US president-elect, expected in the spring, and Foreign ...

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Britain facing unprecedented terror threat: Spy chief

LONDON: Britain faces an “unprecedented” terror threat that will not subside until the Syrian civil war ends, the head of foreign intelligence service MI6 said. In a rare speech for an intelligence chief, Alex Younger said British authorities had foiled 12 terrorist plots since June 2013 and warned that the ...

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