FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 17, 2008 file photo John Sawers, British ambassador to United Nations, speaks to reporters after emergency Security Council consultations at the U.N. headquarters.

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FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 17, 2008 file photo John Sawers, British ambassador to United Nations, speaks to reporters after emergency Security Council consultations at the U.N. headquarters. Britain’s MI6 intelligence agency announced Thursday, June 26, 2014 that director John Sawers will leave in November, at the end of his five-year term. MI6 says the recruitment process for Sawers’ successor will begin soon. MI6, also known as the Secret Intelligence Service, is Britain’s foreign intelligence agency. Its most famous boss is the fictional M in the James Bond stories _ though the real-life MI6 chief is known as C. (AP Photo/David Karp, File)

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