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Trump has claimed repeatedly that he has no business dealings in Russia, which may be technically true but it's not for a lack of trying. We know he tried for years to get a Trump hotel built in Moscow, and Buzzfeed reports that a former Russian spy helped him on that deal while the 2016 campaign ...
The nerve agent used to poison former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia was delivered "in a liquid form", the Department for Environment says. The pair were discovered unconscious on a bench in Salisbury on 4 March. A massive clean-up operation is beginning to decontaminate nine sites in ...

Jeremy Corbyn wants to see "incontrovertible evidence" before blaming Russia for the poisoning of an ex-spy and his daughter in Salisbury. The Labour leader said it was "clear" the nerve agent used was "very similar" to those made in Russia - and Moscow should be challenged about this - but ...
As allegations arose of outside meddling in the past U.S. election, Canadian spies prepared to warn their politicians that the north of the border is not immune to external interference, and in their hallways of power, too, the smell of foreign spooks lurk. Russia and China could be trying to influence ... secret
LONDONRussia has been researching the application of chemical agents to door handles as a way to assassinate its enemies and has been training personnel "from special units" to carry out such attacks, said Mr Mark Sedwill, Britain's national security adviser. Mr Sedwill sent a letter to ...
A former Russian spy helped Donald Trump's business team seek financing for a Trump-branded tower in the heart of Moscow during the 2016 presidential campaign, according to two sources familiar with the matter. This connection between Trump and Russian intelligence -- made public here for the ...
Russian former spy Sergei Skripal is no longer in a critical condition after being poisoned by a nerve agent, doctors have said. Salisbury District Hospital said Mr Skripal is responding well to treatment and "improving rapidly". Mr Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, have been in hospital for more than ...
International fallout continues more than a month after the poisoning of an ex-Russian spy, Sergei Skripal, and his daughter, Yulia, on U.K. soil. A joint statement from British, U.S., French, and German leaders condemned the attack, and diplomats are being expelled from all involved ends. All the while ...
FBI Surveillance photo of Michael Zottoli (right) and Richard Murphy (left) at Columbus Circle, New York in 2004. Both were members of 'Operation Ghost Stories.' Michael and his wife Patricia Mills were stationed in Seattle in the early 2000s. Photo Courtesy of FBI Records ...
Poisoned daughter of former Russian spy, Yulia Skripal, had 'secret bank account', revealed relative. A RELATIVE of the poisoned former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter has revealed details about a secret bank account and the suspicious death of another close family member.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has accused the UK and Western partners of playing "children's games" in their response to the poisoning of ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter. He accused countries of "disregarding all accepted behaviour" and resorting to "open lies and disinformation".
Two Russian spies have left the country after being given their marching orders from the Australian government in a show of solidarity over the poisoning of a former spy in the United Kingdom. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop last week gave two "undeclared intelligence officers" seven days to depart.
Two Russian spies have left the country after being given their marching orders from the Australian government in a show of solidarity over the poisoning of a former ... Australia expelled the pair after the UK, US and European allies lined up to boot out alleged Russian spies following the nerve agent attack on former double ...
Two "undeclared" Russian intelligence officers have been farewelled by members of the Canberra Russian embassy following their expulsion by Malcolm Turnbull. The spies are understood to have been boarding a flight from Canberra to Moscow, in what marks the first expulsion of Russian officers since ...
Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop, pictured with Russian ambassador to Australia Grigory Logvinov last Wednesday, said the Russian Embassy staff had complied with the deadline and left the country. Alex Ellinghausen. by. Two Russian spies have left the country after being given their marching orders ...
So here are a few more pieces of information about the case of Rick Gates and the Russian spy: The "Russian intelligence official" mentioned by CNN is thought to be a man named Konstantin Kilimnik. If you want to know more about him, read an August 2016 article by Kenneth Vogel, then with Politico, ...

A request by the Russian Embassy to visit Yulia Skripal in hospital is being considered by the UK government. The UK holds Russia responsible for the poisoning of Ms Skripal and her father, ex-spy Sergei Skripal, by a nerve agent in Salisbury on 4 March. The Russian Embassy in London says it "insists ...
Australia expels two Russian spies. Australia is following other world powers in expelling two Russian diplomats it believes are intelligence agents over the Skripal poisoning affair. Australian Associated PressMarch 27, 20189:35am. The Australian government is expelling two Russian diplomats it believes are undeclared ...
New Zealand appears unlikely to follow Western allies in expelling any Russian diplomats over the poisoning of a former spy, with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern saying our intelligence officials are unaware of any Russian spies operating here. However, Ardern has said the Government is keeping its ...
Police in the UK during an investigation into a nerve-agent attack on a former Russian spy. Picture: AFP/Ben StansallSource:AFP. The US actions came as more than a dozen nations, including those in Russia's neighbourhood, were expected to announce similar steps to reduce Russia's diplomatic ...
It shouldn't come as much of a surprise that Russia's consulate in Seattle would close as the United States expels 60 diplomats from the country. RELATED: A less dangerous way Russia's leader can prove his manhood? After all, the consulate is in close proximity to naval bases, an Air Force base, and ...
The poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal has caused a standoff between Russia and the UK. Russia has denied knowledge of the poisoning but that hasn't stopped other countries taking action. Sergei Skripal (picture-alliance/dpa/Tass) ...
A dozen Russian spies “have abused their privilege of residence” at the United Nations in New York City, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert ... The expulsions are part of a broader Western response to the poisoning of a former Russian spy living in the United Kingdom, an incident that British ...
Army Officers remove the bench where Sergei Skripal and his daughter were found, in Salisbury. Photograph: Will Oliver/EPA. You're so tied up in Cambridge Analytica that you've let your attention slip from the other Big Story for March? Well it's OK, Dispatches and Matt Frei are here to remind and rekindle.
Trump expels 60 Russian spies as punishment for UK poisoning ... against Russia are the latest development in an international crisis that began March 4, when Sergei Skripal, a former Soviet and Russian spy, was found unconscious on a bench next to his daughter Yulia in the English city of Salisbury.
The U.S. expulsion of 60 alleged Russian spies operating under a cloak of diplomacy and the closing of Moscow's last diplomatic outpost on the West Coast came in response to the nerve agent attack on a former Soviet spy and his daughter in Britain earlier this month that British and U.S. intelligence ...
POISONED Russian spy Sergei Skripal had a secret ex-girlfriend in Salisbury who has been left "terrified" over the nerve agent attack. The mystery woman is understood to have been dating the 66-year-old but fears speaking to cops over possible repercussions if she comes forward. Sergei Skripal and his ...
His remarks come as the Government has said Ireland will carry out a security assessment of Russian diplomats in Ireland with a view to possible further measures in the wake of the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in the UK on 4 March. Former deputy director of ...
The former Russian double agent left close to death after a nerve agent attack in Salisbury had written to President Vladimir Putin asking to be pardoned and to be allowed to visit his home country, a friend has claimed. Vladimir Timoshkov, a friend of Sergei Skripal, said he regretted having spied for the ...
Sergei Skripal wrote to President Putin asking to be allowed to return home, a friend of the former spy told the BBC. Vladimir Timoshkov said Mr Skripal denied he was "a traitor" and asked for "complete forgiveness". The Kremlin denies receiving such a letter. Mr Skripal was jailed in Russia in 2006, but was ...
There is "no way" any nerve agent held at the UK's Porton Down lab could be linked to the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy and his daughter, the site's chief executive has told the BBC. Gary Aitkenhead said suggestions by Russia that the proximity of the labs to the incident Salisbury might be somehow suspicious were ...
The former Russian double agent poisoned with a nerve toxin may never regain his full mental capacity, a British judge has warned, adding that the same goes for his daughter. Judge David Williams was delivering a ruling after blood samples from the Skripals tested positive for exposure to a nerve agent, ...
The EU has recalled its ambassador to Moscow after leaders agreed it was "highly likely" Russia was responsible for a nerve agent attack in the UK. The European Council of EU leaders said there was "no plausible alternative". Moscow denies responsibility for the attack on an ex-spy and his daughter and ...
Vladimir Putin is a long-term threat to Europe, says Theresa May. Photograph: Yuri Kadobnov/AP. Britain will encourage European leaders to expel Russian intelligence agents from their own countries in a bid to dismantle the Kremlin's networks across Europe, warning that the west faces a long-term threat ...
Russian spy attack response from West sends the message, 'We are on to you': expert ... Western countries that have over the past week denounced the recent poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in the United Kingdom are “not stupid,” and are right to look past the denials issued by ...
Commentary: Attack on former Russian spy a game-changer. The brazen poisoning of Sergei Skripal and his daughter disregarded norms of covert behavior, testing Britain's – and everyone else's – backbone. Share. facebook · tweet · email · print. Read Article. Global spy games just got a little more ...
Sergei Skripal: Ex-Russian spy possibly poisoned through BMW vents. BRITISH police believe this car may hold a vital clue into the poisoning of a Russian spy and his daughter. Debra Killalea and wires. news.com.auMarch 19, 20181:13pm. Video; Image ...
Theresa May warns Russia Britain 'will never tolerate threat to Brit lives' as spy poisoning row escalates. Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) · Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) · Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window). Comments. Topics; Russian Spy Poisoning ...
Police want anyone who saw Sergei Skripal's car on the morning of 4 March in Salisbury to get in touch. Photograph: Metropolitan Police/PA. Police have made a further appeal for information about the movements of Sergei Skripal in the hours before he and his daughter were found slumped on a bench in ...
MOSCOW — British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Friday it was “overwhelmingly likely” that Russian President Vladimir Putin was behind the poisoning of a Russian former spy, in the most direct British accusation against the Russian leader to date. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov immediately ...
Jeremy Corbyn's warning not to "rush ahead of the evidence" over the nerve agent attack has "muddied the waters", a Labour MP has said. The UK government says the Russian state is responsible for the poisoning of a former spy and his daughter. Mr Corbyn has condemned the attack but says the ...
Most people thought they had seen the last of diplomatic skirmishes like this three decades ago after the Berlin Wall fell – but no. In expelling 23 Russian diplomats, Britain has reverted to tactics last seen at the height of the Cold War. Vladimir Putin and British leader Theresa May. Photo: AP, Bloomberg.
Theresa May has visited Salisbury after the "brazen" nerve agent attack on a Russian ex-spy and his daughter. The prime minister was briefed by public health experts, as the pair remain critically ill in hospital. Mrs May has said Russia is "culpable" for the attack and that she is expelling 23 Russian ...
Moscow has vowed there will be a swift response to the expulsion of 23 of its diplomats by Britain. President Vladimir Putin would make a final decision and "won't take long" to respond, his spokesman said. The UK took its action after Moscow refused to explain how a Russian-made nerve agent was used ...
Counterintelligence — spy catching, as the professionals call it when not testifying before congressional committees — is a game played long. Patience is not just a virtue, but essential tradecraft. As James Olson, the deep-thinking former head of the CIA's Counterintelligence Center, instructed in his ...
In parliament yesterday, Prime Minister Theresa May said it was “highly likely” that Russia was responsible for the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter in Salisbury. Then today at Prime Minister's Questions, May announced that no MPs or members of the Royal Family will attend ...
Investigators are focussing on Sergei Skripal's BMW amid claims the nerve agent could have been smeared on its door handle. Police are looking into whether or not the former Russian double agent and his daughter Yulia were poisoned as they got into his car. Police contact driver who filmed Jamie ...
LONDON, England - As British leaders demanded an explanation Monday from Russia on the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter earlier this month with a Russian-made nerve agent in southern, England. Moscow refused to respond to the accusation Tuesday, unless it received a sample ...
A crackdown on Russia's UK business ties in the wake of the spy poison revelations will hit a complex and lucrative web of interests. Prime Minister Theresa May has promised measures against Moscow if there is no adequate explanation for the poisoning. But she would be pushing against interests that ...


 

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