Russia

Could Russia have kompromat on John Bolton?

February 20, 2019 10:12 am

A former spy addresses ancient, unconfirmed claims that the National Security Adviser visited a sex club in the 1980s

Trust me I’m a Russia hawk – the Democrats are going too far

February 11, 2019 4:46 pm

Kamala Harris’s Russiagate theory is pure conjecture

Christopher Wylie is a hypocrite

February 3, 2019 2:02 pm

His new job at H&M is hypocrisy on steroids

Can you trust Michael Cohen?

January 18, 2019 9:18 am

A mysterious $50,000 payment begs some questions

Donald Trump, the Kremlin and the ghost of Alger Hiss

January 14, 2019 10:16 am

The anti-Trump ‘Resistance’ ought to prepare itself for disappointment, since the unclassified version of the Mueller report will be lacking in detail

Who poses a greater threat to the West: China or Russia?

January 10, 2019 2:43 pm

By the time the West finds itself in open conflict with Beijing, we will have lost our relative advantage

The Prague delusion

December 28, 2018 8:30 pm

The Central European city is the last stop for the resistance fantasy

In defense of Maria Butina

December 21, 2018 6:08 am

It seems entirely plausible that her biggest crime was networking

Is the Cohen-in-Prague mystery about to be revealed at last?

December 13, 2018 12:30 pm

Trump’s fixer has always denied a meeting took place

Has Saudi Arabia just pivoted towards Russia?

December 1, 2018 9:25 am

Macron, MBS, Putin, and the future world order

What does Michael Cohen’s guilty plea mean for the Mueller investigation?

November 29, 2018 12:25 pm

Trump Tower Moscow wasn’t off the cards during the campaign

Does Putin intend to go to war with Ukraine?

November 29, 2018 11:59 am

He may have underestimated Petro Poroshenko’s stomach for a fight

Putin turns up the heat on Ukraine – again

November 27, 2018 11:24 am

Kiev must re-focus the world’s attention on Moscow’s continuing aggression against them

Mueller is coming – and Trump can do nothing to stop him

November 20, 2018 10:01 am

What exactly Trump seeks to hide, and how Russian it is, has fallen to Bob Mueller and his cadre of seasoned investigators to unravel

When justice is a PR stunt

October 22, 2018 11:36 am

Why are the FBI bothering to indict Elena Khusyaynova?

How Bellingcat outfoxes the world’s spy agencies

October 18, 2018 10:26 am

The inside story of how it got the Skripal scoop

From Russia Today with love

October 9, 2018 11:29 am

I wish we were sophisticated enough to be a covert brainwashing exercise

Laughing at the ineptitude of some Russian spies ignores how dangerous most are

October 9, 2018 10:05 am

The GRU is not a maverick service

What Putin and Trump understand about UFC

October 9, 2018 8:48 am

There is no political correctness in cage fighting. But that’s not to say it’s not political

Of course Russians have a sense of humour – just look at the Salisbury ‘tourists’

September 27, 2018 6:36 am

The two Russians may not have been much of a joke. But British viewers fell on their lacklustre performance with delight

Putin is at it again – this time with the midterms

September 20, 2018 12:56 pm

If both Republicans and Democrats are being targeted, that’s because Putin doesn’t care who wins

What will Michael Cohen tell the FBI now?

August 22, 2018 11:04 am

As Manafort faces life in jail, he must regret not flipping on his old boss. Cohen did not make that mistake

How important is Christopher Steele’s libel win against the owners of a Russian bank?

August 21, 2018 6:43 pm

It is a well-known tactic of oligarchs to use the courts to try to silence critics

Did the Russian mafia help Trump along his way to the Oval Office?

August 15, 2018 5:18 pm

House of Trump, House of Putin by Craig Unger reviewed.

What if the dreaded ‘pee tape’ is real?

August 13, 2018 11:49 am

A small-town Colorado newspaper may have stumbled on news of Trump’s kompromat.