UK files show how double agent tricked Germans over D-Day

2016-09-28 11:54

Secret files released in Britain have shed new light on how a Spaniard dubbed the greatest double agent of World War II tricked Germany with false intelligence about the D-Day Normandy landings.

MI5 named Britain's best gay-friendly employer

2016-01-19 09:42

Britain's MI5 spy agency is named the country's best employer for promoting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender diversity.

Snowden leaks harmed UK security: Cameron

2013-10-16 14:48

British Prime Minister David Cameron says that the publication by the Guardian newspaper of secrets leaked by US fugitive Edward Snowden has damaged national security.

Fears of 'lone wolf' attacks in the UK

2013-05-23 19:13

The brutal murder of a British soldier on a London street has the hallmarks of a militant Islamist attack, but one conducted by “lone wolf” operators - a security nightmare, experts say.

UK probes MI5 Gaddafi connection

2012-04-22 22:12

Britain will "take seriously" claims that British spies worked with Libyan counterparts to betray opponents of Muammar Gaddafi and lure al-Qaeda militants to a radical mosque.


Five held for 'terror' offences in Britain

2016-04-15 19:06

Five people have been arrested for alleged terror offences in Britain - including one man stopped at an airport - in an investigation involving French and Belgian authorities.

8th Irishman charged in IRA meetings bugged by MI5

2014-12-17 20:54

An eighth man has been charged with Irish Republican Army-related offenses as part of a lengthy eavesdropping operation by MI5..

MI5 aware of suspects before attack

2013-05-24 16:15

Britain's security services have faced questions over whether they could have done more to prevent the murder of a soldier hacked to death in a busy London street.

Career spy new M of Britain's MI5

2013-03-29 09:26

A career intelligence officer who played a lead role in MI5's response to the 2005 attacks on London has been named the new director general of the British domestic spy agency.

British spies stumped by Charlie Chaplin

2012-02-16 22:09

Declassified files show British spies were stumped by the mystery of Charlie Chaplin's birth.

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