Raab responds to Wallace over military intelligence

Dominic Raab says he and Defence Secretary Ben Wallace were “working to the same set of assumptions” after Mr Wallace countered claims the foreign secretary had made at a select committee. The foreign secretary told MPs that intelligence was the reason the UK was caught by surprise by the speed of the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan. However, in an interview with The Spectator, the defence secretary said it was not about a “failure of intelligence” but the “limits of intelligence”.

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