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Territorial Waters: Surveillance

Question for Home Office

UIN HL5444, tabled on 25 January 2016

To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the National Maritime Intelligence Centre is providing a detailed surface picture of contacts approaching the Territorial Waters of the UK in order to enable the Border Force to intercept such vessels, and how many such interceptions there have been in the last six months.

Answered on

2 February 2016

It is Home Office policy not to comment in detail on National Maritime Intelligence Centre (NMIC) capability or tasking, as to do so would, or would be likely to, prejudice national security

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