MI5's chief Andrew Parker warns UK to face fresh attacks the most severe terror threat ever from Islamic Extremists.

MI5's chief Andrew Parker warns UK to face fresh attacks the most severe terror threat ever from Islamic Extremists.
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Head of intelligence service says more attacks are inevitable as Britain sees ‘dramatic upshift’ in Islamist terrorism.

 

The spy chief said: “That threat is multi-dimensional, evolving rapidly and operating at a scale and pace we’ve not seen before.”

 

He added: “It’s at the highest tempo I have seen in my 34-year career. Today there is more terrorist activity, coming at us more quickly, and it can be harder to detect.”

 

Britain’s battle against Islamist terrorism at a time when the agency’s staff numbers are already expanding from 4,000 to 5,000.

 

according to the head of Britain’s normally secretive domestic intelligence service in a rare public speech.

 

The flurry of Islamist attacks this year claimed 36 lives. As well as the atrocities at WestminsterManchester and London Bridge a bomb was left on a tube train at Parsons Green, west London, but failed to fully explode. On top of that was the Finsbury Park attack, which is blamed on an extreme rightwing motivation.

 

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