Ten years ago the British government announced that it was going to declassify and release its UFO files. The program was supposed to take two to three years, but took ten. The final 18 files were sent to the National Archives in 2016, but in an unprecedented move the Ministry of Defense recalled them before they could be made public. Nick Pope made the official announcement ten years ago on behalf of the UK National Archives, and has been the public face of this release program. He’ll tell the inside story of how the UK’s ‘disclosure’ program was knocked off course.