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Russia could chop vital undersea web cables, warns Brit military chief

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Not news.

Was massively done* at outbreak of WWI (1914, not 1917). UK was a major telegraph hub. Prior to that Churchill had set up spying on all international traffic. The precursor to Bletchley & GCHQ.

[*The UK cut any cables that would be of use to Germans and their allies.]

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