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  • Copper cuts hinder response to terror

    Cameron reveals attack has been thwarted this month

    Tuesday 17th Nov 2015

    posted by Luke James in Britain

  • Spy documents show up ‘incompetent MI6’

    by Our News Desk

    SECRET documents have revealed a wave of massive bungles by British intelligence services during the cold war.

    The documents, released by the National Archives today, showed that MI6 failed to investigate clear evidence that could have exposed Kim...

    Friday 23rd Oct 2015

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • A complete picture of a truly dedicated revolutionary

    The Shadow Man: At the Heart of the Cambridge Spy Circle
    by Geoff Andrews
    (IB Tauris, £20)

    Our paper’s headline was: “Homage to Klugmann Teacher of Genius” on the day of his funeral in 1977.

    Gordon McLennan, general secretary of the Communist...

    Monday 19th Oct 2015

    posted by Morning Star in Arts

  • MPs hold debate on snooping

    PARLIAMENT will hold an emergency debate on the Wilson doctrine on Monday amid fears that the convention designed to prevent politicians’ communications being spied upon is “dead.”

    Shadow Commons leader Chris Bryant led a successful application in the Commons...

    Friday 16th Oct 2015

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Spooks given free rein to spy on MPs

    Wilson doctrine has no legal basis – judges

    Thursday 15th Oct 2015

    posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain

  • MI5 boss ‘exploiting terror fears’ to allow huge snooping rise

    MI5 boss Andrew Parker is “exploiting” the public’s fears of terror attacks to justify mass snooping, campaigners charged yesterday.

    Mr Parker warned the risk of a terrorist plot against Britain is at its highest for three decades as he backed the government’s...

    Friday 18th Sep 2015

    posted by Will Stone in Britain

  • Archives reveal MI5 spied on top leftwinger Laski

    SPOOKS intercepted Labour Party chairman Harold Laski’s private correspondence during the 1930s and ’40s in a bid to expose his links to the Communist Party.

    Files released today show that MI5 intercepted Laski’s private letters from 1930 until his death in 1950 aged...

    Friday 21st Aug 2015

    posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain

  • US has spied on Japan for years, reveals Wikileaks

    WIKILEAKS published evidence of the United States spying on its ally Japan yesterday, including a list of government and business targets.

    The whistle-blowing website published its “Target Tokyo” list of 35 of US National Security Agency (NSA) targets — the Cabinet...

    Saturday 1st Aug 2015

    posted by James Tweedie in World

  • National bodies raise concerns over snooping

    SCOTTISH Parliament and Welsh Assembly members demanded to know yesterday if snooping rules had been changed to let spooks monitor the communications of elected representatives.

    Members of the devolved bodies spoke out as elected Green politicians asked security services watchdog the...

    Saturday 25th Jul 2015

    posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain

  • Amnesty was target of GCHQ mass snooping

    BRITAIN’S spy watchdog has admitted that security agencies snooped on Amnesty International.

    Amnesty demanded an independent inquiry into why eavesdropping agency GCHQ had been spying on human rights organisations.

    The investigatory powers tribunal notified Amnesty...

    Friday 3rd Jul 2015

    posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain