Labour leader Ed Miliband arrives to address supporters during the party’s launch of its election manifesto in Manchester. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

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Guardian deputy editor Paul Johnson said Britain’s intelligence agencies visited it and said it would be closed if it  persisted in publishing Edward Snowden’s revelations about mass surveillance. Photograph: Bethany Clarke/Getty Images

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