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Former MI6 chief: “there is a danger of copycat events”

Richard Dearlove also commented on the difference between the French and British Muslim experience

By Jay Elwes  

A man holds a rain-soaked placard whilst attending a vigil for victims of the deadly Paris attacks, in Trafalgar Square, London, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015. © AP Photo/Matt Dunham

Richard Dearlove, the former head of MI6, has told Prospect that IS may not be responsible for the Paris attacks.

“My own theory is that this is probably al Qaeda rather than IS…

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