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New Statesman Zircon article

Title
New Statesman Zircon article
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
26 Jan 1987
Year of production
1987
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Duration
00:02:35
Description
Interview with Duncan Campbell about the police raid on the New Statesman offices, following the publication of his article on the Zircon spy satellite system. On this being an abuse of police time, to cover up for the Prime Minister’s political embarrassment and to seek revenge. Female reporter not identified.
Contributors
Duncan Campbell
Keywords
Government; Police; New Statesman; State security; Journalists; Artificial satellites; Duncan Campbell; Zircon

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