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Reuters
China faces diplomatic 'crisis' over missing Hong Kong booksellersA pro-democracy demonstrator burns a letter next to pictures of missing staff m
China faces diplomatic 'crisis' over missing Hong Kong booksellers
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
A pro-democracy demonstrator burns a letter next to pictures of missing staff members of a publishing house and a bookstore, including Gui Minhai, a China-born Swedish national who is the owner of Mighty Current, Cheung Jiping, the business manager... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China faces diplomatic 'crisis' over missing Hong Kong booksellersHONG KONG/GUANGZHOU, China: For years Gui Minhai, a China-born publisher of tab
China faces diplomatic 'crisis' over missing Hong Kong booksellers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
HONG KONG/GUANGZHOU, China: For years Gui Minhai, a China-born publisher of tabloid books on China's leaders, had believed he could live and work overseas on a Swedish passport without fear of persecution by Chinese authorities, which ban such works... Read more
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The Star
China faces diplomatic 'crisis' over missing Hong Kong booksellersHONG KONG/GUANGZHOU, China (Reuters) - For years Gui Minhai, a China-born publi
China faces diplomatic 'crisis' over missing Hong Kong booksellers
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
HONG KONG/GUANGZHOU, China (Reuters) - For years Gui Minhai, a China-born publisher of tabloid books on China's leaders, had believed he could live and work overseas on a Swedish passport without fear of persecution by Chinese authorities, which ban... Read more
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WA Today
Julian Assange requests Australian passport, consular assistance after UN rulingJulian Assange speaks from the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy on Friday afte
Julian Assange requests Australian passport, consular assistance after UN ruling
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Julian Assange speaks from the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy on Friday afternoon. Photo: Carl Court London: Armed with a new United Nations opinion in his favour, Julian Assange's lawyers have asked the Australian government to help him out of... Read more
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The Hindu
Julian Assange’s battle against extradition: A timelineJulian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, has been fighting to avoid extradition to
Julian Assange’s battle against extradition: A timeline
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, has been fighting to avoid extradition to Sweden, which wants to question him about allegations of rape. He has spent more than three years inside the Embassy of Ecuador in London to avoid being sent to Sweden... Read more
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Salon.com
Chronicle of Julian Assange’s battle against extraditionLONDON (AP) — Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, has been fighting to avoid
Chronicle of Julian Assange’s battle against extradition
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
LONDON (AP) — Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, has been fighting to avoid extradition to Sweden, which wants to question him about allegations of rape. He has spent more than three years inside the Embassy of Ecuador in London to avoid being... Read more
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New Kerala
Julian Assange should be freed, compensated: UN panelLondon, Feb 5 : A legal UN panel announced on Friday that controversy-ridden Wi
Julian Assange should be freed, compensated: UN panel
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
London, Feb 5 : A legal UN panel announced on Friday that controversy-ridden Wikileaks founder Julian Assange should be allowed to walk free and be compensated for his "deprivation of liberty". Assange -- who faces extradition to Sweden over a rape... Read more
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New Kerala
Julian Assange should be freed, compensated: UN panelLondon, Feb 5 : Wikileaks founder Julian Assange should be allowed to walk free
Julian Assange should be freed, compensated: UN panel
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
London, Feb 5 : Wikileaks founder Julian Assange should be allowed to walk free and be compensated for his "deprivation of liberty", a UN legal panel announced on Friday. Assange, 44 - who faces extradition to Sweden over a rape claim, which he... Read more
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CBC.ca
'This changes nothing': British government unmoved by UN opinion on AssangeWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been "arbitrarily detained" by Britain and
'This changes nothing': British government unmoved by UN opinion on Assange
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been "arbitrarily detained" by Britain and Sweden since December 2010, and should be freed and compensated, a UN human rights panel says. The UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention, which falls under the offices... Read more
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Wired News
Julian Assange’s 3.5 Year Detainment in Embassy Ruled UnlawfulWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange addresses a Russia Today conference on politic
Julian Assange’s 3.5 Year Detainment in Embassy Ruled Unlawful
Wired News / Posted 3 days ago
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange addresses a Russia Today conference on politics and mass media in Moscow, via a live video link, on December 10, 2015. Valery Sharifulin/ITAR-TASS Photo/Corbis Three and a half years after he sought temporary asylum... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Assange demands UK and Sweden lift arrest threat so he can leave Ecuadorian embassyJulian Assange will demand on Friday that Sweden and the UK lift any threat of
Assange demands UK and Sweden lift arrest threat so he can leave Ecuadorian embassy
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
Julian Assange will demand on Friday that Sweden and the UK lift any threat of arrest to allow him to walk free from Ecuador’s embassy in London, after a United Nations panel found that his three-and-a-half year confinement at the embassy in London... Read more
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iol.co.za
Iran, the new trendy destinationTehran - It may seem one of the most unlikely “must-visit” destinations, but Ir
Iran, the new trendy destination
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Tehran - It may seem one of the most unlikely “must-visit” destinations, but Iran is enjoying a tourism boom. After years of sanctions and travel warnings, package holidays to the Islamic republic are selling fast. And British Airways confirmed it... Read more
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International Business Times
British Airways to resume flights to Iran British Airways (BA) has confirmed that it will resume its services to Iran. Th
British Airways to resume flights to Iran
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
British Airways (BA) has confirmed that it will resume its services to Iran. The carrier will relaunch direct flights from Heathrow's Terminal 5 to Iran's capital Tehran starting 14 July, making it the first British airline to fly to the Islamic... Read more
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WA Today
Nigerian rebels threaten to blow up oil tanker unless radio host is freedBiafran separatist leader and broadcaster Nnamdi Kanu attends a court hearing a
Nigerian rebels threaten to blow up oil tanker unless radio host is freed
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
Biafran separatist leader and broadcaster Nnamdi Kanu attends a court hearing at the Federal High Court in Abuja, Nigeria. Nigerian separatists have threatened to blow a tanker up if authorities do not release him. Photo: AP Photo London: Nigerian... Read more
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The Age
Nigerian rebels threaten to blow up oil tanker unless radio host is freedBiafran separatist leader and broadcaster Nnamdi Kanu attends a court hearing a
Nigerian rebels threaten to blow up oil tanker unless radio host is freed
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
Biafran separatist leader and broadcaster Nnamdi Kanu attends a court hearing at the Federal High Court in Abuja, Nigeria. Nigerian separatists have threatened to blow a tanker up if authorities do not release him. Photo: AP Photo London: Nigerian... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Nigerian rebels threaten to blow up oil tanker unless radio host is freedBiafran separatist leader and broadcaster Nnamdi Kanu attends a court hearing a
Nigerian rebels threaten to blow up oil tanker unless radio host is freed
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Biafran separatist leader and broadcaster Nnamdi Kanu attends a court hearing at the Federal High Court in Abuja, Nigeria. Nigerian separatists have threatened to blow a tanker up if authorities do not release him. Photo: AP Photo London: Nigerian... Read more
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Canberra Times
Nigerian rebels threaten to blow up oil tanker unless radio host is freedBiafran separatist leader and broadcaster Nnamdi Kanu attends a court hearing a
Nigerian rebels threaten to blow up oil tanker unless radio host is freed
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
Biafran separatist leader and broadcaster Nnamdi Kanu attends a court hearing at the Federal High Court in Abuja, Nigeria. Nigerian separatists have threatened to blow a tanker up if authorities do not release him. Photo: AP Photo London: Nigerian... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Nigerian rebels threaten to blow up oil tanker unless radio host is freedBiafran separatist leader and broadcaster Nnamdi Kanu attends a court hearing a
Nigerian rebels threaten to blow up oil tanker unless radio host is freed
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
Biafran separatist leader and broadcaster Nnamdi Kanu attends a court hearing at the Federal High Court in Abuja, Nigeria. Nigerian separatists have threatened to blow a tanker up if authorities do not release him. Photo: AP Photo London: Nigerian... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Burundi police detain British, French journalists in raidsNAIROBI: Burundi police have arrested a British and a French journalist during
Burundi police detain British, French journalists in raids
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
NAIROBI: Burundi police have arrested a British and a French journalist during a sweep for rebels in flashpoint districts of the capital, officials said on Friday, a move likely to further strain tense relations between Bujumbura and Western... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Airbnb offers budget accommodation in a Taliban hotbedThe listing said the accommodation was in one of the most secure locations in Q
Airbnb offers budget accommodation in a Taliban hotbed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
The listing said the accommodation was in one of the most secure locations in Quetta. Photo / Airbnb Travellers can now book budget accommodation in the Taliban hotbed of Quetta via Airbnb. The Pakistani city has been plagued by armed conflict,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Britain says will take U.N. Yemen report 'extremely seriously'LONDON (Reuters) - Britain said on Thursday it would take "extremely seriously"
Britain says will take U.N. Yemen report 'extremely seriously'
Swissinfo / Posted 11 days ago
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain said on Thursday it would take "extremely seriously" the findings of a United Nations report which says British military ally Saudi Arabia could have committed crimes against humanity in Yemen. A United Nations report on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Britain says will take UN report on Yemen war 'extremely seriously'LONDON: Britain said on Thursday it would take "extremely seriously" the findin
Britain says will take UN report on Yemen war 'extremely seriously'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
LONDON: Britain said on Thursday it would take "extremely seriously" the findings of a United Nations report which says British military ally Saudi Arabia could have committed crimes against humanity in Yemen. A United Nations report on Wednesday... Read more
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Herald Sun
Doubts raised over Kokoda attackMichelle Clemens and Matthew Iovane alledge they were attacked by a tribe on th
Doubts raised over Kokoda attack
Herald Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Michelle Clemens and Matthew Iovane alledge they were attacked by a tribe on the Kokoda Track. IT IS the worst holiday horror story imaginable — an American woman allegedly gang raped and mutilated by a ‘cannibal’ tribe on the Kokoda Track as her... Read more
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Adelaide Now
What really happened on Kokoda Track?Michelle Clemens and Matthew Iovane alledge they were attacked by a tribe on th
What really happened on Kokoda Track?
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 days ago
Michelle Clemens and Matthew Iovane alledge they were attacked by a tribe on the Kokoda Track. IT IS the worst holiday horror story imaginable — an American woman allegedly gang raped and mutilated by a ‘cannibal’ tribe on the Kokoda Track as her... Read more
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The Courier Mail
What really happened on Kokoda Track?Michelle Clemens and Matthew Iovane alledge they were attacked by a tribe on th
What really happened on Kokoda Track?
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Michelle Clemens and Matthew Iovane alledge they were attacked by a tribe on the Kokoda Track. IT IS the worst holiday horror story imaginable — an American woman allegedly gang raped and mutilated by a ‘cannibal’ tribe on the Kokoda Track as her... Read more
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Canberra Times
Russians destroy new British-funded bakery for refugeesAn explosion seen in an October video released by the Russian Defence Ministry
Russians destroy new British-funded bakery for refugees
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
An explosion seen in an October video released by the Russian Defence Ministry purporting to be from air strikes in Syria. Photo: Screengrab Gaziantep, Turkey: Russian warplanes have hit a bakery funded by the British government in northern Syria a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Russians destroy new British-funded bakery for refugeesAn explosion seen in an October video released by the Russian Defence Ministry
Russians destroy new British-funded bakery for refugees
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
An explosion seen in an October video released by the Russian Defence Ministry purporting to be from air strikes in Syria. Photo: Screengrab Gaziantep, Turkey: Russian warplanes have hit a bakery funded by the British government in northern Syria a... Read more
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The Age
Russians destroy new British-funded bakery for refugeesAn explosion seen in an October video released by the Russian Defence Ministry
Russians destroy new British-funded bakery for refugees
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
An explosion seen in an October video released by the Russian Defence Ministry purporting to be from air strikes in Syria. Photo: Screengrab Gaziantep, Turkey: Russian warplanes have hit a bakery funded by the British government in northern Syria a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Russians destroy new British-funded bakery for refugeesAn explosion seen in an October video released by the Russian Defence Ministry
Russians destroy new British-funded bakery for refugees
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
An explosion seen in an October video released by the Russian Defence Ministry purporting to be from air strikes in Syria. Photo: Screengrab Gaziantep, Turkey: Russian warplanes have hit a bakery funded by the British government in northern Syria a... Read more
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WA Today
Russians destroy new British-funded bakery for refugeesAn explosion seen in an October video released by the Russian Defence Ministry
Russians destroy new British-funded bakery for refugees
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
An explosion seen in an October video released by the Russian Defence Ministry purporting to be from air strikes in Syria. Photo: Screengrab Gaziantep, Turkey: Russian warplanes have hit a bakery funded by the British government in northern Syria a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov has accused British officials of "slan
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov has accused British officials of "slander" over claims Vladimir Putin probably authorised the killing of Alexander Litvinenko Russia has... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia « Shropshire StarForeign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations bet
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 12 days ago
Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between London and Moscow and even suggested that British officials could be sued for slander. The inquiry report published last week by Sir Robert Owen found Litvinenko... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says RussiaRussia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of diss
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Russia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of dissident ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko was probably authorised by President Vladimir Putin. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says RussiaRussia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of diss
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
Oxford Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Russia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of dissident ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko was probably authorised by President Vladimir Putin. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says RussiaRussia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of diss
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
Streatham Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
Russia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of dissident ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko was probably authorised by President Vladimir Putin. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between... Read more
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Bury Times
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says RussiaRussia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of diss
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
Bury Times / Posted 12 days ago
Russia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of dissident ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko was probably authorised by President Vladimir Putin. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between... Read more
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Gazette
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says RussiaRussia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of diss
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Russia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of dissident ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko was probably authorised by President Vladimir Putin. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between... Read more
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guardian-series
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says RussiaRussia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of diss
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
guardian-series / Posted 12 days ago
Russia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of dissident ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko was probably authorised by President Vladimir Putin. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says RussiaRussia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of diss
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
Russia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of dissident ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko was probably authorised by President Vladimir Putin. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between... Read more
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Harrow Times
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says RussiaRussia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of diss
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
Harrow Times / Posted 12 days ago
Russia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of dissident ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko was probably authorised by President Vladimir Putin. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between... Read more
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This is West Country
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says RussiaRussia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of diss
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
This is West Country / Posted 12 days ago
Russia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of dissident ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko was probably authorised by President Vladimir Putin. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between... Read more
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Gazette News
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says RussiaRussia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of diss
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
Gazette News / Posted 12 days ago
Russia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of dissident ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko was probably authorised by President Vladimir Putin. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between... Read more
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Bolton News
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says RussiaRussia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of diss
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
Bolton News / Posted 12 days ago
Russia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of dissident ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko was probably authorised by President Vladimir Putin. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says RussiaRussia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of diss
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
Russia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of dissident ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko was probably authorised by President Vladimir Putin. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says RussiaRussia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of diss
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 12 days ago
Russia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of dissident ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko was probably authorised by President Vladimir Putin. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says RussiaRussia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of diss
Litvinenko death: Claims of Putin link are 'slander', says Russia
Croydon Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
Russia has angrily hit back after an official inquiry found the killing of dissident ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko was probably authorised by President Vladimir Putin. Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov warned it would "certainly worsen" relations between... Read more
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heraldscotland
Salmond accuses Hammond of "politicising" Foreign Office in row over Tehran tripThe bill was for 3.5 million rials. Any anxiety was quickly assuaged when it wa
Salmond accuses Hammond of "politicising" Foreign Office in row over Tehran trip
heraldscotland / Posted 13 days ago
The bill was for 3.5 million rials. Any anxiety was quickly assuaged when it was converted into sterling and came in at just over £80. The ex-party leader’s trip, aimed at bolstering economic and cultural links between Scotland and Iran, was... Read more
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The Hindu
Russia, Britain trade charges over Litvinenko reportForeign Office summons Russian envoy to set out its ‘deep concern’. The Litvin
Russia, Britain trade charges over Litvinenko report
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
Foreign Office summons Russian envoy to set out its ‘deep concern’. The Litvinenko inquiry report, which implicates the Russian state in the murder of a former Russian spy, has further undermined the already fraught relationship between Britain and... Read more
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The Hindu
Netaji cremation records released onlineA UK website has posted the testimony of a Taiwanese official who claimed to ha
Netaji cremation records released online
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
A UK website has posted the testimony of a Taiwanese official who claimed to have prepared Netaji’s body for cremation after his death in a plane crash in 1945. A UK website set up to catalogue the last days of Subhas Chandra Bose has released the... Read more
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International Business Times
Alexander Litvinenko inquiry: Timeline of the poisoning of former Russian spy Nearly a decade after Alexander Litvinenko's fatal poisoning sparked one of the
Alexander Litvinenko inquiry: Timeline of the poisoning of former Russian spy
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
Nearly a decade after Alexander Litvinenko's fatal poisoning sparked one of the UK's most intriguing murder investigations, a report on an independent inquiry into his death is set to be published. The conclusions of the report, led by Sir Robert... Read more
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