Russia

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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

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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

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The Prague delusion

December 28, 2018 8:30 pm

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

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In defense of Maria Butina

December 21, 2018 6:08 am

It seems entirely plausible that her biggest crime was networking

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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

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Has Saudi Arabia just pivoted towards Russia?

December 1, 2018 9:25 am

Macron, MBS, Putin, and the future world order

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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

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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

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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

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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

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When justice is a PR stunt

October 22, 2018 11:36 am

Why are the FBI bothering to indict Elena Khusyaynova?

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How Bellingcat outfoxes the world’s spy agencies

October 18, 2018 10:26 am

The inside story of how it got the Skripal scoop

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From Russia Today with love

October 9, 2018 11:29 am

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.

Why America’s détente with Putin makes Belarus nervous

August 2, 2018 11:13 am

‘If we don’t survive these years, if we will fail, it means we will have to become part of some other state, or they will simply wipe their feet on us.’

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‘Has mom been tested for STDs?’ The Manaforts’ home life and why it matters

July 31, 2018 10:56 am

Hacked text messages containing several damaging stories about the former campaign manager can now be viewed by anyone with an internet connection

Trump betrays the elite sense that the US is always pure and democracy-loving

July 25, 2018 5:31 pm

Welcome to American post-exceptionalism .

Sheriff David Clarke’s Russian connection

July 21, 2018 2:35 pm

What connects Moscow, gun rights, and the Vice President? Cockburn has the answer...