GCHQ - MI5 - Investigate Journalists are 'a potential threat to security'
spooks rated ‘investigative journalists’ alongside terrorists and
hackers as potential security threats, secret documents reveal.
advice circulated by intelligence chiefs at the Government spy centre
GCHQ reveal that ‘journalists and reporters representing all types of
news media represent a potential threat to security’.
revelation, buried in intelligence documents leaked by the fugitive US
whistleblower Edward Snowden, comes amid growing calls for the security
services to be handed more power to monitor the internet following the
Paris terror attacks.
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