Introduction to the Security Service

MI5's mission is to keep the country safe. For more than a century we have worked to protect the UK from a range of threats, whether it be from terrorism or hostile activity by states.

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Director General Ken McCallum writes in The Times about nature of the threats facing the UK and the reasons to share...

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Staff at MI5 have today joined people around the UK to remember the sacrifice of those who lost their lives protecting...

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