MI5

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MI5 investigated far-right terror suspect who was 13 years old
Spy chief Ken McCallum says there is a rising trend of radicalised teenagers in the UK

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

14, Jul, 2021 @6:53 PM

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Threat to UK from hostile states could be as bad as terrorism, says MI5 chief
Ken McCallum says public should be alert to threat from China and Russia

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

14, Jul, 2021 @6:47 AM

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Fishmongers’ Hall inquest laid bare failure to act on warning signs
Analysis: Evidence revealed series of fatal missed opportunities to stop terrorist Usman Khan

Matthew Weaver

28, May, 2021 @1:21 PM

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Patricia Brown obituary
Leading breaker of German codes at Bletchley Park and the diplomatic section in Mayfair in the second world war

Michael Smith

02, May, 2021 @6:07 PM

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MI5 policy allowing agents to commit crimes was legal, say judges
Human rights groups indicate they will seek to take case to supreme court after appeal court judgment

Dan Sabbagh

09, Mar, 2021 @6:35 PM

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MI5 involvement in drone project revealed in paperwork slip-up
Exclusive: Document produced by university cited agency as secret funder of research

Dan Sabbagh

06, Mar, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Three terror plots foiled in Britain during pandemic, say police
More than 800 live investigations during Covid crisis but terrorism arrests fell by 34% in 2020

Jamie Grierson Home affairs correspondent

04, Mar, 2021 @3:06 PM

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Kremlin agents targeting Russians in UK, MI5 warns
Britain is alert to interest being shown in certain individuals, agent tells Sky News

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

03, Mar, 2021 @10:00 PM

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Taking on the tech giants: the lawyer fighting the power of algorithmic systems
Whether it’s the CIA or Facebook, lawyer and activist Cori Crider is never one to shy away from a fight

Ed Siddons

28, Feb, 2021 @10:00 AM

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MI5 was involved in 1972 conviction of trade unionists, court told
‘Higher echelons of the state’ allegedly helped get striking workers including Ricky Tomlinson convicted

Rob Evans

03, Feb, 2021 @4:50 PM

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Government lawyer tells court MI5 officers could authorise murder
Admission came hours before bill allowing continuation of controversial powers passed the Commons

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

27, Jan, 2021 @8:39 PM

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Scottish parliament rejects Westminster's 'spy cops' bill
Holyrood move means covert police bill will not cover Scotland when it comes into law

Severin Carrell Scotland editor

19, Jan, 2021 @5:34 PM

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