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Partnership between MI5 and The Alan Turing Institute revealed

Today MI5 and The Alan Turing Institute have made public our ongoing partnership, which brings together expertise from both organisations to apply artificial intelligence (AI) research to confront national security challenges. 

Joint address by MI5 and FBI Heads

MI5 Director General Ken McCallum and FBI Director Chris Wray warn of growing threat posed by Chinese Communist Party.

Threat level to Northern Ireland from Northern Ireland Related Terrorism lowered to SUBSTANTIAL

Today, MI5 has lowered the threat level to Northern Ireland from Northern Ireland Related Terrorism (NIRT) from 'SEVERE' to 'SUBSTANTIAL'.

Hilda Matheson image with rainbow background

MI5 marks LGBT+ History Month 2022

This February MI5 is proud to be marking LGBT+ History Month. In keeping with this year’s 'art' theme, throughout February MI5’s LGBT+ network will be hosting a series of events for our staff to explore and celebrate the expression of the LGBT+ community in art. We’ll be hosting talks, putting on book clubs, exploring the evolution of LGBT+ art and even creating an LGBT+ community art project. 

MI5 publishes Gender Pay Gap report 2021

MI5, along with SIS and GCHQ, has published its Gender Pay Gap report for 2021.


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Fact or Fiction

MI5 and SIS do basically the same thing, but in different places