MI6 boss warns of China ‘debt traps and data traps’on November 30, 2021 at 8:49 am

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MI6 chief warns of Chinese “debt traps and data traps” and denies fall of Kabul was intelligence failure.

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MI6 chief Richard Moore has warned of China’s “debt traps and data traps” in his first live broadcast interview.

Mr Moore – known as “C” – also denied the fall of Afghan capital Kabul was an intelligence failure.

He told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme the UK’s foreign secret service will need to partner more closely with the tech industry.

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