Russia

Monday, May 21, 2018

Monday, May 21, 2018

UK 'turning blind eye' to dirty Russian money, MPs warn

UK 'turning blind eye' to dirty Russian money, MPs warn

The Commons Foreign Affairs Committee said despite the outcry over the Salisbury nerve agent attack, President Vladimir Putin and his allies were continuing to use the City as a base for their "corrupt assets".

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Gareth Southgate announces England's 23-man World Cup squad

Gareth Southgate announces England's 23-man World Cup squad

The England manager has finalised his squad for the trip out to Russia.

Friday, May 11, 2018

Friday, May 11, 2018

Russia make shock exit from Eurovision Song Contest

Russia make shock exit from Eurovision Song Contest

The Russian entry failed to gain enough votes to perform at Saturday's final.

Monday, May 7, 2018

Monday, May 7, 2018

Giuliani: Michael Cohen could have paid off other women for Trump 'if necessary'

Giuliani: Michael Cohen could have paid off other women for Trump 'if necessary'

Giuliani: Michael Cohen could have paid off other women for Trump 'if necessary'

Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani said in an interview over the weekend that Michael Cohen's payment to Stormy Daniels was part of his business agreement with the President

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt defended US-led missile strikes against the Syrian regime

Britain accuses Kremlin of giving Assad 'green light' for Syria attacks

Britain accuses Kremlin of giving Assad 'green light' for Syria attacks

International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt defended US-led missile strikes against the Syrian regime, saying Moscow had blocked every attempt to hold it to account for its illegal use of chemical weapons

Friday, April 20, 2018

Friday, April 20, 2018

Douma, scene of the April 7 chemical attack

'Plenty of evidence' that Britain staged Douma gas attack, says Russian foreign minister

'Plenty of evidence' that Britain staged Douma gas attack

Sergei Lavrov also alleges stockpile of chemicals produced in Germany and England

Russian president Vladimir Putin (stock image)

Britain could do a lot more to pressure 'gangster' Russia, says senior MP

Britain could do a lot more to pressure 'gangster' Russia, says senior MP

New cross-party Russia Co-ordination Group held its first meeting on Wednesday (April 18)

Monday, April 16, 2018

Monday, April 16, 2018

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 13

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 13

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: April 13

George delivers with another memorable podcast

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Jeremy Fleming's first speech was at the CYBERUK 18 conference, hosted by the National Cyber Security Centre

Salisbury poisonings show how 'reckless' Russia can be, says GCHQ chief

Salisbury poisonings show how 'reckless' Russia can be, says GCHQ chief

New boss of intelligence agency gives first speech in Manchester

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

The US president has been in talks with Britain and France

'Missiles are coming' - Trump warns of imminent military action in Syria

'Missiles are coming' - Trump warns of imminent military action in Syria

US relationship with Russia 'worse than ever', says president

Syrian rescue teams clear the rubble yesterday morning (April 10) at the site of an explosion

Syria: air traffic controllers issue 'rapid alert' as MP calls for 'military escalation'

Syria: 'Rapid alert' issued as MP calls for 'military escalation'

European Aviation Security Agency warns operators of possible air strikes as Conservative MP says Britain must 'send a signal'

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Syria: Donald Trump says 'chemical attack will be met forcefully' despite Russia's warning

Syria: Donald Trump says 'chemical attack will be met forcefully' despite Russia's warning

Syria: Donald Trump says 'chemical attack will be met forcefully'

Donald Trump has met with military leaders to discuss their response to the suspected chemical attack

Monday, April 9, 2018

Monday, April 9, 2018

Chemical attack: 'We have to accept Assad and Putin have won war in Syria', says expert

Chemical attack: 'We have to accept Assad and Putin have won war in Syria', says expert

Chemical attack: 'We have to accept Assad and Putin have won war in Syria'

Chemical weapons expert Hamish de Bretton-Gordon said without intervention we will keep seeing babies killed

Syria: 'US won't go after Russia, but it may target Assad', says politics professor

Syria: 'US won't go after Russia, but it may target Assad', says politics professor

Syria: 'US won't go after Russia, but it may target Assad'

A suspected chemical attack in Syria has killed at least 70 people

Friday, April 6, 2018

Friday, April 6, 2018

Salisbury poisoning: Russia warns Britain it's 'playing with fire and will be sorry'

Salisbury poisoning: Russia warns Britain it's 'playing with fire and will be sorry'

Salisbury poisoning: Russia warns Britain it's 'playing with fire'

Russian UN ambassador Vasily Nebenzya used Midsomer Murders to mock suggestions of Russian involvement in the attack

Monday, April 2, 2018

Monday, April 2, 2018

Spy poisoning: Russia's foreign minister accuses UK of 'putting all decency aside and resorting to fake news '

Skripal poisoning: Russia minister accuses UK of 'fake news'

Skripal poisoning: Russia minister accuses UK of 'fake news'

Sergei Lavrov has appeared to suggest Britain's secret services may have been involved in the Sergei Skripal poisoning

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

New Zealand wants to expel Russian spies, but can't find any

New Zealand wants to expel Russian spies, but can't find any

New Zealand wants to expel Russian spies, but can't find any

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has said the country will look at other ways to support the international response to the nerve agent attack

Sir Malcolm Rifkind thinks the international reaction will have hurt Moscow

Poisoning: 'Putin will be surprised Theresa May achieved international response'

Poisoning: 'Putin will be surprised May achieved international response'

More than 100 Russian spies are being expelled by more than 20 countries

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull called Salisbury a "disgraceful" and "brazen" attack

Australian PM backs anti-Russia measures

Australian PM backs anti-Russia measures

Australia expels Russian diplomats, PM calls Salisbury attack ‘brazen’

Monday, March 26, 2018

Monday, March 26, 2018

Donald Tusk announces expulsion of Russian diplomats from 14 EU countries

Donald Tusk announces expulsion of Russian diplomats from 14 EU countries

Donald Tusk announces expulsion of Russian diplomats from 14 EU countries

The US has also expelled 60 Russians and ordered the closure of the Russian Consulate in Seattle, Washington

Friday, March 23, 2018

Friday, March 23, 2018

“We cannot be sure it comes from the Kremlin,” claims Liddle about the poison

Rod Liddle: Government reaction to poisoning was 'petulant, shrill and hysterical'

Rod Liddle: Government reaction to poisoning was 'petulant and hysterical'

Boris Johnson should be sacked for comparing Putin to Hitler, says Liddle

EU ambassador to Russia recalled over spy poisoning

EU ambassador to Russia recalled over spy poisoning

EU ambassador to Russia recalled over spy poisoning

Recalling the ambassador is said to be a 'measure' and not a 'sanction' against Moscow

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Sergei Skripal: Jeremy Corbyn would do business with Vladimir Putin, even though 'all fingers' point towards Russia

Jeremy Corbyn would do business with Vladimir Putin, even though 'all fingers' point towards Russia

Jeremy Corbyn would do business with Vladimir Putin despite spy poisoning

The Labour leader said he would challenge Vladimir Putin on human rights if he came to power

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: March 16

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: March 16

The Mother of All Talk Shows with George Galloway: March 16

The show featured many callers as well as much discussion about Russia

Monday, March 19, 2018

Monday, March 19, 2018

May hit back at Vladimir Putin's dismissal of the British Government claims

Russian state was culpable for Salisbury poisoning, says May

Russian state culpable for Salisbury poisoning, says Theresa May

Russian state had "capability, motive and intent" to carry out attack, according to the Prime Minister

Friday, March 16, 2018

Friday, March 16, 2018

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham, March 16: Russia, poisoning and the new James Bond film

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham, March 16: Russia, poisoning and the new James Bond film

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: March 16

With Katie Perrior away, Mike Graham hosted the show alone

George Galloway says the 'nest' of Russian immigrants in England should go back home

George Galloway says the 'nest' of Russian immigrants in England should go back home

George Galloway says the 'nest' of Russian immigrant in England should leave

George Galloway says there's every possibility the poisoning of Sergei Skripal was done by a Russian

Moscow plans response to Theresa May's expulsion of diplomats

Moscow plans response to Theresa May's expulsion of diplomats

Moscow plans response to Theresa May's expulsion of diplomats

Russia is also planning a response to the US as it has also imposed sanctions on the country

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham, March 14: Special bumper Russian edition featuring Alexander Nekrassov

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham, March 15: Russia special featuring Alexander Nekrassov

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: March 15

Mike Graham was joined by former Kremlin advisor Alexander Nekrassov

'Balderdash' - Mike Graham and former Kremlin advisor Alexander Nekrassov clash over Sergei Skripal poisoning

'Balderdash' - Mike Graham and former Kremlin advisor Alexander Nekrassov clash over Sergei Skripal poisoning

Former Kremlin advisor says it's nonsense to blame Russia for spy poisoning

Mike Graham accused former Kremlin advisor Alexander Nekrassov of saying Russia's never done anything wrong

Jeremy Corbyn has come under fire from his own backbenchers

Labour MP refuses to endorse Jeremy Corbyn after Theresa May Russia attack

Labour MP refuses to endorse Jeremy Corbyn after Theresa May Russia attack

Jim Fitzpatrick stops well short of backing a Corbyn government

Jeremy Corbyn has been widely criticised for his criticism of May in the Commons yesterday

'Jeremy Corbyn was wrong to question Theresa May over Sergei Skripal response'

'Jeremy Corbyn was wrong to question Theresa May over Sergei Skripal response'

Former ambassador Sir Christopher Meyer said it was not appropriate for Corbyn to speak out once the Government had decided its position

Sergei Skripal poisoning: US back UK over expelling Russian diplomats

Sergei Skripal poisoning: US backs UK over expelling Russian diplomats

Sergei Skripal poisoning: US backs UK over expelling Russian diplomats

Russia has demanded proof to show whether the nerve agent used was from the country

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Theresa May has announced the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats

'We're entering a deep freeze with Russia after Theresa May speech'

'We're entering a deep freeze with Russia'

Journalist Roger Boyes said any kind of high-level relationship is now over

Rex Tillerson has been removed as Donald Trump's Secretary of State

'We're now entering a new Trumpian era after Rex Tillerson sacking'

'We're now entering a new Trumpian era after Rex Tillerson sacking'

Brian Klass 'there may be more Trump in international diplomacy' now Tillerson has gone

May's deadline to Russia has passed

Sergei Skripal: Theresa May expels 23 diplomats, announces World Cup boycott

Theresa May expels 23 diplomats, announces World Cup boycott

Russia says it 'won't accept the language of ultimatum'

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Annie Machon says she is fearful about her own safety in light of the Sergei Skripal affair

Sergei Skripal: Ex-MI5 agent says intelligence agencies dropped the ball

Sergei Skripal: Ex-MI5 agent says intelligence agencies dropped the ball

Annie Machon says recent events have made her fearful for her own safety

'Vladimir Putin isn't ashamed and is rejoicing in poisoning of Sergei Skripal', says Lord Blunkett

'Vladimir Putin isn't ashamed and is rejoicing in poisoning of Sergei Skripal', says Lord Blunkett

'Vladimir Putin isn't ashamed and is rejoicing in poisoning of Sergei Skripal'

Theresa May has given Russia a deadline to explain why a Russian nerve agent was used to poison a former spy

Rex Tillerson agrees poisoning of Sergei Skripal 'will trigger a response'

Rex Tillerson agrees poisoning of Sergei Skripal 'will trigger a response'

Rex Tillerson agrees poisoning of Sergei Skripal 'will trigger a response'

The US Secretary of State claims the nerve agent attack 'clearly came from Russia'

Monday, March 12, 2018

Monday, March 12, 2018

George Galloway said Russia was a 'labyrinth'

George Galloway: Vladimir Putin didn't order attack on Sergei Skripal

George Galloway: Vladimir Putin didn't order attack on Sergei Skripal

Galloway believes Vladimir Putin didn't order hit on former Russian spy

'Are you kidding me?' - Julia slams Jack Straw's views on Brexit hindering relationships with allies

'Are you kidding me?' - Julia slams Jack Straw's claim that Brexit makes Sergei Skripal response harder

Julia slams Jack Straw's claim that Brexit makes Sergei Skripal response harder

Jack Straw claimed staying in the EU would make it easier to take action against Russia if it was behind attempting killing of Sergei Skripal

Theresa May to meet with National Security Council over Sergei Skripal poisoning

Theresa May to meet with National Security Council over Sergei Skripal poisoning

Theresa May to meet with National Security Council over Sergei Skripal poisoning

Theresa May will be expected to take action against Russia is a link is established

Investigators continue probing the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal

Sergei Skripal poisoning: 'The chances of this not being Russia are low' says former intelligence chief

'The chances of this not being Russia are low' says former intelligence chief

Pauline Neville-Jones says other countries will join Britain in issuing a response to Russia

Friday, March 9, 2018

Friday, March 9, 2018

Amber Rudd said 'there will be a time for answers'

Sergei Skripal poisoning: Amber Rudd condemns 'outrageous' chemical attack

Sergei Skripal poisoning: Amber Rudd condemns 'outrageous' chemical attack

Rudd said Skripal and his daughter remain in a 'very serious' condition

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Sergei Skripal and his daughter were found unconscious earlier this week

Sergei Skripal poisoning: Former MI5 officer doubts Vladimir Putin was involved

Former MI5 officer thinks Putin might have been framed for spy poisoning

Annie Machon says 'there are too many known unknowns' and 'perhaps the finger of blame is being made to point at Putin'

Hundreds of police officers investigating nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal

Hundreds of police officers investigating nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal

Hundreds of police officers investigating nerve agent attack on Sergei Skripal

The former Russian spy, his daughter and the first police officer on the scene are all critically ill in hospital

Police search the home of Sergei Skripal as the outcry surrounding his poisoning continues

Sergei Skripal poisoning: If Vladimir Putin had wanted to kill him, he could have just executed him

'If Putin had wanted to kill Sergei Skripal, why didn't he just execute him?'

Politics expert Anthony Glees says we must be careful about blaming Russia - but, if their involvement is proven, we must come down hard

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Chris Williamson said there was no difference between RT and the BBC

Julia Hartley-Brewer asks Jeremy Corbyn ally: 'How can you justify appearing on RT?'

Julia asks Corbyn ally: 'How can you justify appearing on RT?'

Chris Williamson says the BBC is just as bad at RT because 'it invaded Iraq.'

Government to hold Cobra meeting over 'poisoning' of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal

Government to hold Cobra meeting over 'poisoning' of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal

Government to hold Cobra meeting over 'poisoning' of Sergei Skripal

Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia are fighting for their lives in hospital

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Tugenhadt said we must remain vigilant towards Russia

Sergei Skripal: Commons foreign affairs chief says Putin has turned Russia into a mafia empire

'Russia's not a real country, it's a mafia empire'

Tom Tugenhadt suggests Vladimir Putin is nothing more than a mafia don and we need to be vigilant against him

A journalist shows CCTV footage of Sergei Skripal and his daughter on a mobile phone. Both were later found unconscious

Crispin Blunt says it's 'difficult to see' what the UK can do to punish Russia for Sergei Skripal

Crispin Blunt says it's 'difficult to see' what UK can do to punish Russia

Blunt says Russia 'has a history of murdering its enemies abroad', but it might be tough to punish the Kremlin for alleged Sergei Skripal murder

Sergei Skripal: 'UK authorities would be foolish if they didn't investigate Russian connections'

Sergei Skripal: 'UK authorities would be foolish if they didn't investigate Russian connections'

'UK would be foolish if it doesn't investigate Russian connections to spy'

Former Russian spy Sergei Skripal is in a critical condition in hospital but circumstances around a potential attack are unclear

Syria aid crisis: 'Putin and Assad are not respecting ceasefire'

Syria aid crisis: 'Putin and Assad are not respecting ceasefire'

Syria aid crisis: 'Putin and Assad are not respecting ceasefire'

Aid expert Hamish De Bretton-Gordon says Russia and Syria are behind latest debacle surrounding UN aid convoy

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