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Russia’s war in Ukraine marks ‘sea change’ in use of intelligence, GCHQ boss says
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Russia’s war in Ukraine marks ‘sea change’ in use of intelligence, GCHQ boss says

  The conflict in Ukraine has represented a “sea change” in the release of secret intelligence to inform public debate, the head of the GCHQ spy agency has said. Sir Jeremy Fleming said the release of details by western intelligence agencies of the Russian military build-up in the run up to the invasion had helped counter Moscow’s narrative that Ukraine was threatening its neighbour. However, speaking on the BBC Radio 4 Today programme, he acknowledged that it had proved more effective in theWest than in other parts of the world. https://twitter.com/BBCr4today/status/1608418515169546241 “There is no point in collecting it (secret intelligence) unless you use it,” he said. “The sea change we have seen during this conflict, getting the intelligence out there and us...