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MI5 papers reveal young Mussolini was British agent

LONDON: Italy’s dictator Benito Mussolini, credited with being one of the key figures in the creation of Fascism, was actually British spy agency MI5’s “secret agent”, de-classified documents have revealed.

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Ministry of Defence named and shamed over British troops’ behaviour in Iraq

The Ministry of Defence was accused today by three high court judges of “lamentable” behaviour and “serious breaches” of its duty of candour over the failure to disclose crucial information about allegations of murder and ill-treatment by British soldiers in … Continue reading

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‘Record rise’ in UK anti-Semitism

Swastika: Daubed outside a Manchester Synagogue, January 2009

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police state updates

Nationwide roundup nets more than 35,000 fugitives CHICAGO (AP) — Police searching for fugitive sex offenders, violent criminals and gang members made more than 35,000 arrests nationwide during an annual monthlong crackdown — the most in the roundup’s 5-year history … Continue reading

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Bomb seizures spark far-right terror plot fear

A network of suspected far-right extremists with access to 300 weapons and 80 bombs has been uncovered by counter-terrorism detectives.

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Passport details to be kept on ID register despite card U-turn

Johnson accused of pressing ahead compulsory scheme by ‘back door’ by Alan Travis British citizens who apply for or renew their passport will be automatically registered on the national identity card database under regulations to be approved by MPs in … Continue reading

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Met police: six officers accused of torturing drug suspects

Six Metropolitan police officers have been suspended from duty following allegations they used a form of water-based torture on suspected drugs ­smugglers, it emerged last night.

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