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We've gone into that in perhaps inordinate detail but basically to illustrate that what I said in my statement, before I saw these emails, before I actually saw them, appears to be verified.

I mean, first of all, this note was not addressed to me, but went to the TPU. Secondly, there was nothing in this note that wasn't already in the public domain. And thirdly, it would appear to have been sent on 11 August, after there had been wide media coverage based on the original MPS draft. In fact much of this note could have come from the MPS draft. I merely emphasise again this is not a complaint. It's to set the record straight because these guys who were preparing this were up to their eyes in Operation Overt.

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