Refreshing commentary from Nigel Inkster, former Assistant Chief and Director of Operations and Intelligence of MI6: "Efforts to establish a global repository of counterterrorist information are unlikely ever to succeed. We need to be wary of rebuilding our world to deal with just one problem, one which might not be by any means the most serious we face." Asked what dangers were more serious than terrorism, Mr Inkster suggested that British government planners were more concerned regarding the p[...]

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