‘No way to monitor’ everyone on terror radar
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‘No way to monitor’ all UK terror suspects

There is no way to monitor all of the 2000 or more people on the UK security forces terrorism "radar", says the former head of the National Counter Terrorism Security Office.

Chris Phillips tells the Today programme that the only way to ensure that all of those under suspicion are prevented from committing terrorist acts would be to lock them all up - which would have adverse consequences in itself.

  • 27 Jul 2016