HAVANA TIMES — The UK based The Surveillance Group Ltd. denied accusations Thursday that it was involved in the placing of a microphone in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London as suggested by that country’s foreign minister, Ricardo Patiño on Wednesday.
The Surveillance Group issued this brief press statement on their website denying the accusation.
The Surveillance Group Limited
“We have this morning heard an accusation the source of which is apparently Ricardo Patino, the Ecuadorian Foreign Minister suggesting that we have bugged the Ecuadorian Embassy. This is completely untrue. The Surveillance Group do not and have never been engaged in any activities of this nature. We have not been contacted by any member of the Ecuadorian Government and our first notification about this incident was via the press this morning. This is a wholly untrue assertion.”
The Surveillance Group Ltd.