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CIA in United Kingdom

Title
CIA in United Kingdom
Genre
News report; Press conference
TX Date
Jan 1976
Year of production
1976
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Duration
00:03:53
Description
Report on a press conference featuring departing United States ambassador to Britain, Elliot Richardson, where he defends the role of the intelligence service, the CIA, within the UK. He also criticises former CIA agent Philip Agee over recent disclosures regarding the organisation’s activities (14/01/76). Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Elliot Richardson
Keywords
USA; Government; UK; Great Britain; IRA; International relations; Philip Agee; CIA; Diplomats; Intelligence

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