The assignment might not require the likes of 007 James Bond. There is no requirement for a license to kill. But it’s no secret that the British secret intelligence agencies are among the world’s best.
Perhaps loyalty has always been more fiction than fact. But in the days of social media and tell-all memoires, loyalty, even to the president of the United States, appears hard to come by.
The apologists are generally politicians, or high-ranking business people or movie stars.
The underlying message remains clear. The EU — and many vested interests inside the UK and elsewhere — do not want to see the UK leave. And it’s given its top bureaucrats reams of red tape to derail Brexit at any cost.