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“MI5 investigates threats to national security through the gathering of secret intelligence and by working closely with other organisations and government departments. We do this within a strict framework of legislation and oversight to ensure our investigative powers are only used where it is necessary and proportionate to do so.”

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MI5 Director General and Head of CT Policing give joint interview for podcast

MI5 Director General Ken McCallum and head of Counter-Terrorism Policing Neil Basu gave their first joint interview for...

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MI5 joins Instagram

MI5 has joined Instagram with the aim of lifting the lid on what it's really like to work at the Security Service.

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