Russia

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Alexei Navalny, Putin's most prominent critic, was a figurehead of the protests

Alexei Navalny protests could be the beginning of the end for Russia's rotten elite

'Navalny protests could be the beginning of the end for Russia's rotten elite'

Something has stirred in our young people - and it'll be hard to put the genie back in the battle

Monday, March 27, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

Alexei Navalny is arrested again - but what else has he been previously arrested for?

Putin's enemy number 1: The many arrests of Alexei Navalny

Putin's enemy number 1: The many arrests of Alexei Navalny

Alexei Navalny was arrested again this week for taking part in a demonstration, but this is nothing new to the Russian opposition leader

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Marine Le Pen has a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow

Marine Le Pen meets Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow

Marine Le Pen meets Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow

Russian media is reporting the Russian government reserves the right to meet with any politician

Fancy a flight to North Korea? Well, here's your chance

Fancy going to North Korea? Well now there's a twice-weekly flight

Fancy going to North Korea? Well now there's a twice-weekly flight

Air Koryo is to start operating flights from Dandong International Airport in China

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Massive iceberg in Antarctica about to split from main body of ice

Iceberg four times bigger than London about to split from Antarctica

Iceberg four times bigger than London about to split from Antarctica

The iceberg is twice the size of Moscow

Donald Trump's former campaign chief Paul Manafort 'secretly worked for Russian billionaire'

Donald Trump's former campaign tsar Paul Manafort 'secretly worked for Russian billionaire to benefit Putin'

Trump's former campaign tsar 'secretly worked for Putin'

Leaked documents claimed Paul Manafort was working to benefit Vladimir Putin, suggesting a strategy to undermine anti-Russian opposition

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Russian Security services have allegedly tortured a student for hanging Ukraine's flag from his dormitory window

Russian Security services 'torture student for waving Ukrainian flag'

Russian Security services 'torture student for waving Ukrainian flag'

The incident is reported to have taken place on March 18

'The FBI will struggle to prove Donald Trump and Russia worked together in the US election campaign', says journalist

'FBI will struggle to prove Donald Trump and Russia worked together in US election' says surveillance expert

'The FBI will struggle to prove Donald Trump and Russia worked together'

Investigative journalist Stephen Grey warns Trump's opponents to be careful before accusing Donald Trump of working with Russia

Kremlin speaks out over Senate hearing about alleged Russian interference in the US presidential election

Kremlin bites back at Senate over Russian interference hearing

Kremlin bites back at Senate over Russian interference hearing

The spokesman for the Russian government, Dmitry Peskov, released a statement on the first public hearing investigating alleged interference in the American presidential election

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Russian tournament lets teams play curling with cars

Russian tournament lets teams play curling with cars

Russian tournament lets teams play curling with cars

A tournament was held in the city of Ekaterinburg where teams of 10 played a game of curling using cars instead of stones

Friday, March 10, 2017

Friday, March 10, 2017

Vitaly Mutko applauded Russia's fans after their clash with England last summer

Russian minister who cheered hooligans after England violence 'barred from Fifa re-election'

Russian minister who cheered hooligans after England attacks 'rejected by Fifa'

Vitaly Mutko has been forbidden from standing for re-election to the Fifa Council due to a conflict of interest, sources claim

Monday, March 6, 2017

Monday, March 6, 2017

Legalising hooliganism: 'Football hooliganism has been swept under the carpet across the world', says former Kremlin advisor

Russian football hooliganism row has been exaggerated by Western media, says ex-Kremlin advisor

'Russian football hooliganism row has been exaggerated by Western media'

Russian Football Union board member Igor Lebedev has suggested legalising football hooliganism and turning it into a sport - but ex-Kremlin aide Alexander Nekrassov believes it's not a big deal

Friday, March 3, 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017

Donald Trump backs Jeff Sessions as controversy over Russia connection grows

Donald Trump backs Jeff Sessions as controversy over Russia connection grows

Donald Trump backs Jeff Sessions as controversy over Russia connection grows

Democrats have been accusing Sessions of lying under oath after it emerged he'd met with the Russian ambassador during the election campaign

Jeff Sessions: US political commentator blasts Democrats over Donald Trump Senate speech 'distaction'

Jeff Sessions: US political commentator blasts Democrats for Donald Trump Senate speech 'distraction'

US political commentator blasts Democrats for Jeff Sessions 'distraction'

Charlie Wolf spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the Democrat accusation that the new attorney-general lied under oath about his connections to Russia

UK senior commander warns NATO must step up defences against Russian cyber warfare

UK military chief warns Nato must step up defences against Russian cyber warfare

UK military chief warns Nato must step up defences against Russian cyber warfare

General Sir Adrian Bradshaw, the deputy supreme allied commander, warned Russia might use the tactics to destabilise NATO

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Thursday, March 2, 2017

BREAKING: Jeff Sessions says he'll 'recuse' himself 'where appropriate' amid Russia furore

BREAKING: Jeff Sessions says he'll 'recuse himself where appropriate' on Russia probe

Sessions says he'll 'recuse himself where appropriate' on Russia probe

The attorney general has firmly denied he had any discussions relating to 'any political campaigns'

Jeff Sessions: 'If Donald Trump loses a second advisor it will look like more than carelessness', says professor

Jeff Sessions: 'If Donald Trump loses a second advisor it will look like more than carelessness', says professor

'If Donald Trump loses second advisor it will look like more than carelessness'

The US government has confirmed that Attorney General Jeff Sessions met with Russia's ambassador twice during Donald Trump's presidential campaign, something he did not declare in January

Democrats call for Jeff Sessions to resign after Russian ambassador meetings emerge

Democrats urge Jeff Sessions to quit over Russian ambassador meetings

Jeff Sessions urged to resign over Russian ambassador meetings

The new attorney general has been reported to have spoken to the Russian ambassador twice during the election campaign

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

The UK must engage and hold regular talks with Russia, warns Foreign Affairs Select Committee report

The UK must stop goading Putin, warns Foreign Affairs Select Committee

The UK must stop goading Putin, warns Foreign Affairs Select Committee

The committee chair, Crispin Blunt, insisted Russia is not an enemy and said mounting tension must be defused

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

George Galloway: 'Intelligence community hates Donald Trump because he's a threat to their fiefdom'

George Galloway: 'Intelligence community hates Donald Trump because he's a threat to their fiefdom'

'Intelligence community hates Donald Trump as he's a threat to their fiefdom'

George Galloway was responding to an email about the US president's safety

George Galloway: 'The media are easily able to make Donald Trump look ridiculous because of his bumbling press conferences'

George Galloway: 'The media are easily able to make Donald Trump look ridiculous because of his bumbling press conferences'

Donald Trump needs to stop making 'bumbling statements' in press conferences

George Galloway believes Donald Trump sometimes makes valid points, but his 'ridiculously inarticulate' statements play into the hands of his media enemies

Friday, February 17, 2017

Friday, February 17, 2017

Donald Trump press conference comments 'would be laughable if it wasn't so serious', says commentator Bill Bernard

Donald Trump press conference comments 'would be laughable if it wasn't so serious', says commentator Bill Bernard

Donald Trump press conference 'would be laughable if it wasn't so serious'

Bill Bernard, the author of Dixiecrats and Democrats, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the press conference he gave yesterday

'My organisation's running like a fine-tuned machine', says Donald Trump

'My organisation's running like a fine-tuned machine', says Donald Trump

'My organisation's running like a fine-tuned machine', says Donald Trump

The president gave an important press conference at the White House yesterday

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Michael Flynn resignation: 'Donald Trump and advisors knew all along this could be a smoking gun', says politics professor

Michael Flynn resignation: 'Donald Trump and advisors knew all along this could be a smoking gun', says politics professor

Michael Flynn resignation: 'Donald Trump knew this could be a smoking gun'

Michael Flynn, a politics professor at the University of Birmingham, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the revelation Donald Trump knew about Michael Flynn's ties to Russia

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Michael Flynn resignation: "We need to examine if he was acting on Donald Trump's orders," says political commentator

We need to examine whether Michael Flynn was acting on Donald Trump's orders, says political commentator

Michael Flynn: 'We need to examine if he was acting on Donald Trump's orders'

Karin Robinson spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the high profile resignation of Trump's National Security Advisor over allegations relating to closeness with Russia

Monday, February 13, 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

Emmanuel Macron campaign a target for Russian fake news campaign, claims party chief

French presidential candidate 'attacked by fake news from Russia' ahead of Marine Le Pen fight

'French Corbyn' has been targeted by Russian fake news, claims party chief

Richard Ferrand, secretary-general of Macron's En Marche! (Onwards!) party, claimed that Russia Today and Sputnik are attempting to swing public opinion against him

Boris Johnson to send £700 million to support British allies against Russia

Boris Johnson 'to plough £700 million into forces fighting Isis and Putin'

Boris Johnson 'to plough £700 million into forces fighting Isis and Putin'

The Foreign Secretary is to set money aside to support Ukraine and the Baltic states against perceived hostility by Vladimir Putin

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Donald Trump: Paul Flynn MP astonishes Julia Hartley-Brewer with 'stability' statement

John Bercow bans Donald Trump: MP Paul Flynn shocks Julia by praising Qatar and Kuwaiti leaders for their 'stability'

Donald Trump: Paul Flynn astonishes Julia Hartley-Brewer in 'stability' argument

The MP for Newport West was speaking to our presenter about John Bercow's declaration against the US president when the row broke out

Monday, February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

'A new world is being born with President Donald Trump, but Britain threatening Russia is still crazy', says George Galloway

George Galloway: Donald Trump's treatment of Vladimir Putin is far better than Britain's crazy threats

George Galloway: Trump's treatment of Putin is far better than crazy UK threats

On Thursday defence secretary Michael Fallon claimed that Russia was 'testing Nato and the west,' adding that it is trying to 'expand its sphere of influence, destabilise countries and weaken the alliance'

Friday, February 3, 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017

Former Russian ambassador blasts Donald Trump over move to relax sanctions

Former Russian ambassador blasts Donald Trump over move to relax sanctions

Former Russian ambassador blasts Donald Trump over move to relax sanctions

Sir Andrew Wood, former British ambassador to Russia and now associate fellow at Chatham House, spoke to James Whale about the President's move to remove Russian sanctions

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Russian news agencies report spies have been charged with treason

Putin charges Russian spies with treason for helping US - local reports

Putin charges Russian spies with treason for helping US - local reports

Local news are reporting three former employees of the domestic security agency and one cybersecurity expert have been charged for currently unknown reasons

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

George Galloway on Donald Trump: 'He’s like a Roman candle, it just all comes out'

George Galloway says Donald Trump 'is like a Roman candle, it just all comes out'

George Galloway on Donald Trump: 'He’s like a Roman candle, it all comes out'

Our presenter gave some key advice on the 45th American president to a caller from Durham

'Brexit is the biggest crisis UK has faced since WW2', says British Influence Chairman Peter Wilding

Brexit is biggest crisis UK has faced since WW2, says British Influence Chairman Peter Wilding

'Brexit the biggest crisis UK's faced since WW2', says British Influence

The thinktank's chairman, Peter Wilding, made the claim in an interview with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Monday, January 30, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

A lion-tiger hybrid has been born in a travelling Russian zoo

A lion-tiger hybrid has been born in a travelling Russian zoo

A lion-tiger hybrid has been born in a travelling Russian zoo

A cross between a lion and a tiger has been born in a travelling zoo in southern Russia, it's believed only a few dozen members of the hybrid species exist

'theresa may tried to bully Donald Trump about Nato and Russia during their press conference', says George Galloway

George Galloway tells Theresa May to stop bullying Donald Trump

George Galloway tells Theresa May to stop bullying Donald Trump

George Galloway discussed the press conference held by Theresa May and Donald Trump on Friday

Monday, January 23, 2017

Monday, January 23, 2017

George Galloway: 'I may be wrong, but I feel Trump will try to reset Russian relations'

George Galloway: Donald Trump will help avert war with Russia

George Galloway: Donald Trump will help avert war with Russia

George Galloway shared his view on Trump while speaking to a caller named Colin

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

A Russian company is minting Donald Trump coins

A Russian company is minting Donald Trump coins

A Russian company is minting Donald Trump coins

A Russian metal company has minted a sterling silver coin to commemorate Donald Trump's inauguration, with the slogan 'in Trump we trust'

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

'The purpose of the Trump dossier is to put him in a corner and blackmail him', says George Galloway

George Galloway: A coup against Donald Trump would mean civil war in America

George Galloway: A coup against Donald Trump would mean civil war in America

George Galloway discussed the imminent presidency of Donald Trump and the dossier about the President-elect which came out last week

Friday, January 13, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

Christopher Steele: former spy helped FBI compile info for 2010 FIFA investigation

'Trump Dossier spy' Christopher Steele played key role in downing Fifa boss Sepp Blatter - reports

'Trump Dossier spy' played key role in downing Sepp Blatter

The former British Intelligence operative who allegedly compiled dossier about President-elect Donald Trump helped the FBI in their probe into Fifa officials

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Thursday, January 12, 2017

'Donald Trump truly is Barack Obama’s legacy', says Washington media director

Donald Trump truly is Barack Obama’s legacy, says Washington media director

Donald Trump truly is Barack Obama’s legacy, says Washington media director

Yesterday Donald Trump held a press conference, after a dossier including allegations about him was posted online

John McAfee says every country has the power to take down any other

John McAfee: Hackers can cause more damage than a nuclear bomb.. and no-one is safe

John McAfee: Hackers can cause more damage than a nuclear bomb

McAfee says that hacking is the modern-day equivalent of nuclear war 'and no-one has a bomb shelter'

Donald Trump dossier claims Russia cracked Isis terror app Telegram

Donald Trump dossier claims Russia cracked Isis terror app Telegram

Donald Trump dossier claims Russia cracked Isis terror app Telegram

Extract from dossier claims Russia's FSB security service has rendered encrypted message service unsafe to use

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

John McAfee: 'Donald Trump could hire the world's best hackers - he doesn't need Russia's help'

John McAfee: 'Trump could hire the world's best hackers, he doesn't need Russia'

McAfee said the incoming US President is an idiot if he doesn't deny Russia's involvement

After the Donald Trump allegations, Jon Holmes finds out how to remove urine from a mattress

After the Donald Trump allegations, Jon Holmes finds out how to remove urine from a mattress

After the Donald Trump allegations, Jon Holmes finds out how to remove urine

Claims have been made that Russians are compiling a dossier of damaging information about Donald Trump

A teenager was behind this, says John McAfee

John McAfee: 'US election hack had nothing to do with Russia - this was a 15-year-old in his bedroom'

John McAfee: 'US election hack was carried out by a 15-year-old in his bedroom'

McAfee tells talkRADIO the hack was far too unsophisticated to have been organised by the Russian Government.

'Once Donald Trump nukes something next week that will be the talking point', says Jon Holmes

'Once Donald Trump nukes something next week, that will be the talking point' says Jon Holmes

'Once Donald Trump nukes something that will be the talking point'

Jon Holmes opened his show today with an interesting discussion about claims that Russian is compiling a dossier of damaging information about Donald Trump

Donald Trump: 'Magnitude of claims is so great we need to know they're untrue', says politics fellow

Donald Trump Russia dossier claims 'are so powerful we need to know they're untrue'

Donald Trump: 'Magnitude of claims so great we must know they're untrue'

Brian Klaas, from the London School of Economics, said the claims that Russia has compromising information on the President-elect are massive

Friday, January 6, 2017

Friday, January 6, 2017

George Galloway calls out Jamie Oliver over claims he’s closing restaurants due to Brexit

George Galloway calls out Jamie Oliver over claims he’s closing restaurants due to Brexit

'Jamie Oliver did not close his latest five restaurants because of Brexit'

George Galloway says it's "part and parcel of an hysteric talking down of Britain and the British economy in the wake of the Brexit vote".

'Hacking is just the modern day version of spying', says Republicans Overseas - unfinished

'Hacking is just the 21st century version of spying' says Trump transition team member

'Hacking is just 21st century spying' says Trump transition team member

Donald Trump will be briefed on allegations that Russia may have interfered with the US Presidential election, even though he has previously expressed doubt over the claims

Russian election hacking allegations 'like a Monty Python sketch', says former Kremlin advisor

Russian hacking allegations 'like a Monty Python sketch' says former Kremlin advisor

Russian hacking claims 'like a Monty Python sketch' says former Kremlin advisor

Alexander Nekrassov spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the ongoing accusations that the Russians interfered with last year's presidential election

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Galloway defended himself from criticism from a talkRADIO listener

'I'm not in love with Putin': George Galloway calls out talkRADIO listener over Russia tweet

George Galloway explains his position on Russia: 'I'm not in love with Putin'

Galloway was moved to defend himself after Mark, from Battersea, sent him a rather provocative message

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Rogers (right) criticised the UK's Brexit strategy in his resignation letter

From Putin to Brexit: UK's former ambassador to Russia to succeed Sir Ivan Rogers

From Putin to Brexit: UK's former ambassador to Russia to succeed Ivan Rogers

Sir Tim Barrow named as Rogers' successor after he stepped down yesterday

The US said the expulsion of 35 Russian diplomats was prompted by Russian interference in the American presidential elections

George Galloway: Masterful Vladimir Putin humiliated squalid Barack Obama in hacking row

George Galloway: Masterful Putin humiliated squalid Obama in hacking row

Galloway said Obama's multiple foreign policy failures were the real reason for his decision to expel 35 Russian diplomats

Friday, December 30, 2016

Friday, December 30, 2016

Jake Yapp's take on Vladimir Putin's statement

Jake Yapp reads Vladimir Putin's US sanctions statement in a rather disrespectful manner

Jake Yapp reads Vladimir Putin's US statement in a rather disrespectful way

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin has released a statement on the US expelling 35 Russian diplomats - and Jake Yapp wasn't especially impressed

Banished Russian diplomats 'unable to buy plane tickets home as all flights sold out'

Banished Russian diplomats 'unable to buy plane tickets home as all flights sold out'

Expelled Russian diplomats 'unable to buy plane tickets home from US'

Vladimir Putin has been forced to send a special plane to collect the diplomats, who have been given 72 hours to leave the country

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