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Jonathan Allen

Diplomat and Spy Chief. Spokesperson for the British Presidency of the European Union during the second half of 2005. He created the United Kingdom War Propaganda Service, RICU, on the model of the IRD created in 1948 against the Soviets. He supervised for the MI 6 the attack of Burgas falsely attributed to Hezbollah. He became Director General of Intelligence (2016-17) and is now Deputy of the Permanent Representative of Her Majesty at the United Nations.