UFO Desk: Why MoD Shut Real-Life X-Files

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“Furthermore, responding to reported UFO sightings diverts MoD resources from tasks that are relevant to defence.

“MoD will no longer respond to reported UFO sightings or investigate them.”

Sightings recorded in the documents, which cover the years 2007 to 2009, include: