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1a Why is it more difficult to detect a spy in Britain than in Germany?

1b What can happen if secret information is passed back to the enemy?

1c What kind of information is useful to the enemy?

1d In just one sentence, describe what you think is the main message of this broadcast.

Extract from a Government broadcast on making the work of secret agents more difficult

PRO ref: HO 45/25595; Extract from a Government broadcast on making the work of secret agents more difficult
PRO ref: HO 45/25595; Extract from a Government broadcast on making the work of secret agents more difficult