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File Title 'C', Chief of the Secret Intelligence Service (SIS): Report on the Egyptian Ambassador
Reference FO 1093/263
Date 25 May 1943 - 2 July 1943
Government Department Foreign Office
File Accession Date 23 May 2013
Notes A number of documents within this file have been retained under Section 3(4) of the Public Records Act, 1958.

Description

A report and correspondence concerning allegations that the Egyptian Ambassador to London was engaging in espionage. The report concludes that these allegations are entirely false, and were invented by a Secret Intelligence Service (MI6) interpreter, and discusses the possible methods of checking the accuracy of intelligence reports in the future. The report is accompanied by letters discussing its findings, and recommending the ending of surveillance of the Ambassador and his staff.

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