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World faces cold war-era threat levels, says former MI6 chief

Sir John Sawers says Moscow has shifted balance of power but criticises Boris Johnson’s call for demo outside Russian embassy The world faces cold war-era threat levels, Sir John Sawers, the former head of MI6, has said, due to the west vacating the stage in Syria and failing to recognise that the growth of Russian military power over the past 15 years required the development of a new strategic relationship with Moscow.
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