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Britain’s Former Head Of MI6 Talks About Global Security Issues

British Permanent Representative to the United Nations John Sawers speaks during a meeting of the Security Council at the United Nations July 11, 2008 in New York City.  China and Russia vetoed a U.S. draft resolution to impose sanctions against the government of Zimbabwe. (Hiroko Masuike/Getty Images)
British Permanent Representative to the United Nations John Sawers speaks during a meeting of the Security Council at the United Nations July 11, 2008 in New York City. China and Russia vetoed a U.S. draft resolution to impose sanctions against the government of Zimbabwe. (Hiroko Masuike/Getty Images)

Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson talks with Sir John Sawers, former head of MI6, Britain’s secret intelligence service who’s now the chairman of Macro Advisory Partners, about a wide range of global security issues. They discuss terrorism, the migrant crisis in Europe, and why Sawers thinks the United Kingdom is more secure as part of the European Union.

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