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Home Secretary welcomes Assistant Commissioner appointment

Home Secretary

The Home Secretary, Amber Rudd, has today welcomed the appointment of Neil Basu as the Metropolitan Police's head of Specialist Operations.Mr Basu will be responsible for leading counter-terrorism policing nationally from 21 March.

In a statement she said:

I congratulate Neil Basu on his appointment and welcome the experience he will bring to the role.

We are all familiar with the unprecedented threat we face. I look forward to working with Neil as we make sure we have a broad and comprehensive response to terrorism which keeps pace with, and ultimately reduces, the threat.

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