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UK spying chief emerges from coma
| 10 July 2008
Posted on 07/11/2008 9:22:31 AM PDT by george76
British spying chief Alex Allan, the chairman of the Joint Intelligence Committee, has regained consciousness having been in a coma for 10 days.
Mr Allan's committee collates information from MI5, MI6 and GCHQ and briefs the prime minister, ministers and officials on intelligence assessments on issues such as security, defence and foreign affairs.
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TOPICS: Extended News; Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; United Kingdom; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: alexallan; allan; alqaeda; assassinationplot; britain; britishintelligence; espionage; intelligence; mi5; mi6; poison; spy; spying; wot
posted on 07/11/2008 9:22:32 AM PDT
Prayers for Alex and his family for a speedy recovery.
posted on 07/11/2008 9:26:05 AM PDT
(We're going to take things away from you on behalf of the common good. - Hillary Clinton)
Obviously he was most fortunate not to have been sailing or canoeing in the Chesapeake Bay.
posted on 07/11/2008 9:37:59 AM PDT
by Bedford Forrest
(Roger, Contact, Judy, Out. Fox One. Splash one.<I>)
posted on 07/11/2008 9:55:45 AM PDT
("Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing." -- Vince Lombardi)
Poisoned by the Russians...
posted on 07/11/2008 10:10:38 AM PDT
by Virginia Ridgerunner
("We must not forget that there is a war on and our troops are in the thick of it!"--Duncan Hunter)
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