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Britain Concedes In Virtual Battle

Britain Concedes In Virtual Battle Internet List of Alleged Spies Multiplies

By T.R. Reid Washington Post Foreign Service Saturday, May 15, 1999; Page A17

LONDON, May 14_After a futile three-day struggle in cyberspace, Britain's spy services essentially threw up their hands today and conceded that the Internet is so fast and so far-flung that no government can control the flow of information on the global network. [...]