Terror Threat Worst in his Career — UK Intelligence Head

Presseye- Belfast- Northern Ireland- 16th October 2017 The scene on the Albertbridge in East Belfast after the front of a building collapsed as Hurricane Ophelia begins to batter the city

After four militant attacks this year that killed 36 people in Britain - the deadliest spate since the London "7/7" bombings of July 2005 - spy chief Parker said the threat was at the highest tempo he had seen in 34 years of espionage.

Stating that a possible terror attack was expected, Parker said, "This threat is a multidimensional, rapidly evolving and working on a scale and pace we have never seen before".

He revealed 20 plots have been foiled over the past four years, including seven in the last seven months.

Parker said that 500 live operations are now monitoring 3,000 potential suspects, out of 20,000 people "connected to terrorism", which represents "a dramatic upshift in the threat", as the agency is already having to expand by a quarter to 5,000 staff to cope with a "diverse" set of dangers, united "only by a toxic ideology". We are facing most serious terror attack.

Greater Manchester Police have confirmed a terrorist attack has killed at least 22 at the MEN Arena as concertgoers were leaving an Ariana Grande show.

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"The threat is more diverse than I've ever known".

He said the plots involved "complex scheming and also crude stabbings; lengthy planning as well as spontaneous attacks".

Amid concerns that internet majors were not doing enough to curb terror-related activities, Parker said as technology advanced, social media companies had an "ethical responsibility" to do more to help suppress terrorism.

During a rare speech in central London, Mr Parker said: "No company wants to provide terrorists with explosive precursors, ..."

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