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NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 17th February, 1955 : The Chairman of the Royal Commission on Espionage, Mr Justice Owen, said today that the payment of £5,000 to the Russian defector, Vladimir Petrov, could be justified a hundredfold. The … Continue reading

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Phone chargers coming in from the cold

 …from the quill of Antisthenes the Younger How seriously can this be taken I do not know. Medial allegations against security agencies are easy to make, and if they happen to be dignified with a denial, any such denial is … Continue reading

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27/ remember

NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN (ALMOST) 27th August, 1954 : The Leader of the Federal Opposition, Herbert Vere Evatt, appearing before the Royal Commission on Espionage in Sydney today, insisted that certain documents handed over by the Russian defector, Vladimir … Continue reading

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