Spy Found Dead In A Bag 'Had Infuriated His MI6 Bosses By Illegally Hacking Into Secret US Data On Bill Clinton'
Gareth Williams (pictured), 31, was discovered in a holdall in the bath at his London home five years ago this month, but the mystery surrounding his death has never been solved. Today, it has been r...
Spy Found Dead In A Bag 'Had Infuriated His MI6 Bosses By Illegally Hacking Into Secret US Data On Bill Clinton'
Gareth Williams (pictured), 31, was discovered in a holdall in the bath at his London home five years ago this month, but the mystery surrounding his death has never been solved. Today, it has been r...
John Tiltman
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Clifford Cocks
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Death of Gareth Williams
Gareth Williams (26 September 1978 – c. 16 August 2010) was a Welsh mathematician and employee of GCHQ seconded to the Secret Intelligence Service (SIS or MI6) who was found dead in suspicious circums...
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Ralph Benjamin
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Leslie Yoxall
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