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# spy - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Australian police open investigation into 'spy' claims that China tried to interfere with elections
# Down Under Cover
# Down Under Cover

Australian police open investigation into 'spy' claims that China tried to interfere with elections

Nov 26th 2019, 8:07 AM 5,761 Views 13 Comments

A man who claims to have worked as a Chinese spy said it tried to recruit a Melbourne businessman to run for office.

# spy - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

US extracted spy from Russia amid fears Trump administration mishandled classified intelligence
# Espionage
# Espionage

US extracted spy from Russia amid fears Trump administration mishandled classified intelligence

Sep 10th 2019, 9:18 AM 18,961 Views 29 Comments

The source, who had been providing information for decades, had access to Putin and sent pictures of high-level documents.

# spy - Monday 31 December, 2018

Russia detains American man suspected of espionage
# Spy
# Spy

Russia detains American man suspected of espionage

Dec 31st 2018, 11:43 AM 10,458 Views 16 Comments

It’s the latest in a series of espionage cases between Russia and the West.

# spy - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

British man arrives home from UAE after having spy conviction pardoned
# London
# London

British man arrives home from UAE after having spy conviction pardoned

Nov 27th 2018, 7:59 AM 17,314 Views 26 Comments

Matthew Hedges had been sentenced to life in prison.

# spy - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Top US spy says 'awkward' reaction to Trump-Putin summit 'wasn't meant to be disrespectful'
# Dan Coats
# Dan Coats

Top US spy says 'awkward' reaction to Trump-Putin summit 'wasn't meant to be disrespectful'

Jul 22nd 2018, 10:14 AM 15,114 Views 29 Comments

When told during a live interview that Trump had invited Putin to the US, Dan Coats sighed and said “OK. That’s going to be special.”.

# spy - Thursday 19 July, 2018

'Wild speculation': Minister denies suspects behind attack on former spy have been identified
# Novichok
# Novichok

'Wild speculation': Minister denies suspects behind attack on former spy have been identified

Updated Jul 19th 2018, 4:27 PM 23,586 Views 76 Comments

The suspects are believed to be Russian.

# spy - Monday 28 May, 2018

Trump won't be interviewed for Russia probe 'unless he can access classified information'
# Rudy Can't Fail
# Rudy Can't Fail

Trump won't be interviewed for Russia probe 'unless he can access classified information'

May 28th 2018, 7:37 AM 13,087 Views 19 Comments

Rudy Giuliani has made plenty of headlines since joining the US president’s legal team.

# spy - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Recovery from poisoning is 'slow and painful' - Yulia Skripal speaks
# Poisoning
# Poisoning

Recovery from poisoning is 'slow and painful' - Yulia Skripal speaks

May 23rd 2018, 7:51 PM 18,576 Views 48 Comments

Yulia was discharged from a local hospital last month.

# spy - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Trump demands review into claim FBI spy infiltrated his presidential campaign
# Surveillance
# Surveillance

Trump demands review into claim FBI spy infiltrated his presidential campaign

May 20th 2018, 8:14 PM 13,893 Views 33 Comments

The US President tweeted his intentions today.

# spy - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

'I am more a spy than he is': Trump tweets support for jailed US pastor
# Turkey
# Turkey

'I am more a spy than he is': Trump tweets support for jailed US pastor

Apr 18th 2018, 9:52 AM 13,231 Views 0 Comments

Andrew Brunson is on trial in Turkey on terror-related charges.

# spy - Thursday 5 April, 2018

Russia compares Salisbury poisoning allegations to Nazi propaganda
# Playing With Fire
# Playing With Fire

Russia compares Salisbury poisoning allegations to Nazi propaganda

Apr 5th 2018, 10:57 PM 9,113 Views 99 Comments

A war of words has erupted between Russia, the UK and the US.

# spy - Saturday 17 March, 2018

'Doesn't change the facts': May responds to Russia's ousting of UK diplomats
# Spy Poisoning
# Spy Poisoning

'Doesn't change the facts': May responds to Russia's ousting of UK diplomats

Mar 17th 2018, 1:20 PM 15,184 Views 84 Comments

The British Council said it was ‘profoundly disappointed’ after Russia banned its cultural operations.

# spy - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Britain to expel 23 Russian diplomats after former double agent poisoned
# Sergei Skripal
# Sergei Skripal

Britain to expel 23 Russian diplomats after former double agent poisoned

Mar 14th 2018, 12:55 PM 26,968 Views 226 Comments

“The Russian state was culpable of the attempted murder” of spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia, May said.

# spy - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Explainer: What we know about Russia's Novichok nerve agents
# Poison
# Poison

Explainer: What we know about Russia's Novichok nerve agents

Mar 13th 2018, 7:00 PM 13,508 Views 59 Comments

The agent is an ultra-fine powder, made up of several components that would have been mixed safely by the assassin.

# spy - Monday 12 March, 2018

Theresa May: It is 'highly likely' Russia was responsible for nerve agent spy attack
# Sergei Skripal
# Sergei Skripal

Theresa May: It is 'highly likely' Russia was responsible for nerve agent spy attack

Mar 12th 2018, 5:25 PM 17,015 Views 159 Comments

Sergei Skripal, 66, and his 33-year-old daughter Yulia remain in a critical condition in hospital.

# spy - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Spy poisoning in Britain: Who stands to gain?
# Attempted Murder
# Attempted Murder

Spy poisoning in Britain: Who stands to gain?

Mar 10th 2018, 8:15 AM 8,776 Views 33 Comments

Sergei Skripal, 66 moved to Britain in a 2010 spy swap.

# spy - Friday 9 March, 2018

Police ask military to help remove objects from scene where former spy was found unconscious
# Salisbury
# Salisbury

Police ask military to help remove objects from scene where former spy was found unconscious

Mar 9th 2018, 11:45 AM 12,616 Views 72 Comments

Russia has said the claim it poisoned Sergei Skripal is ‘propaganda’.

# spy - Thursday 8 March, 2018

UK vows action over ex-spy poisoning as police confirm 21 people hurt
# Spy
# Spy

UK vows action over ex-spy poisoning as police confirm 21 people hurt

Mar 8th 2018, 9:48 PM 46,286 Views 58 Comments

The probe is now an attempted murder investigation.

# spy - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

UK warns foreign states over Russian ex-spy's suspected poisoning
# Salisbury
# Salisbury

UK warns foreign states over Russian ex-spy's suspected poisoning

Mar 6th 2018, 7:35 PM 35,070 Views 118 Comments

A former Russian spy and his daughter were found unconscious on a bench in England yesterday.

# spy - Monday 5 March, 2018

Ex-Russian spy in critical condition after exposure to 'unknown substance' in England - UK media
# Salisbury
# Salisbury

Ex-Russian spy in critical condition after exposure to 'unknown substance' in England - UK media

Mar 5th 2018, 7:33 PM 18,836 Views 39 Comments

A man in his 60s and a woman in her 30s, were found unconscious on a bench in The Maltings in Salisbury yesterday.

# spy - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Former German spy found guilty of trying to share state secrets while pretending to be jihadist
# Duesseldorf
# Duesseldorf

Former German spy found guilty of trying to share state secrets while pretending to be jihadist

Sep 20th 2017, 8:24 AM 10,614 Views 24 Comments

The former banker and a father-of-four was also an ex-gay porn actor.

# spy - Monday 22 May, 2017

China killed or jailed up to 20 US spies in two years
# Killed In Action
# Killed In Action

China killed or jailed up to 20 US spies in two years

May 22nd 2017, 9:43 AM 17,224 Views 46 Comments

Western espionage services have traditionally found it exceptionally hard to develop spy networks in China and Russia.

# spy - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Russian spy ship sinks off Turkey after collision with livestock vessel
# Sensitive Information
# Sensitive Information

Russian spy ship sinks off Turkey after collision with livestock vessel

Apr 27th 2017, 5:28 PM 19,756 Views 34 Comments

All 78 crew members were rescued by Turkish coastguards.

# spy - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Case of undercover British cop operating in Ireland to be raised with UK government
# Spy Mystery
# Spy Mystery

Case of undercover British cop operating in Ireland to be raised with UK government

Feb 15th 2017, 6:30 AM 21,193 Views 32 Comments

The Dáil was told: “He had multiple intimate relationships with women using his false identity.”

# spy - Sunday 11 December, 2016

Concern over new smart toys that can 'spy' on children
# Data Protection
# Data Protection

Concern over new smart toys that can 'spy' on children

Dec 11th 2016, 9:10 AM 22,308 Views 25 Comments

Consumer watchdogs in the EU and US claim the toys break data protection laws.

# spy - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Iran executes nuclear scientist accused of spying for the US
# Iran Nuclear Programme
# Iran Nuclear Programme

Iran executes nuclear scientist accused of spying for the US

Aug 7th 2016, 1:10 PM 19,397 Views 27 Comments

Shahram Amiri disappeared in Saudi Arabia in June 2009 and resurfaced a year later in the United States.

# spy - Saturday 30 January, 2016

The UN has negotiated the release of a vulture suspected of spying for Israel
# Unruffled
# Unruffled

The UN has negotiated the release of a vulture suspected of spying for Israel

Jan 30th 2016, 3:40 PM 15,927 Views 63 Comments

“The vulture was returned in reasonable health by UN officers,” Israel’s Nature and Parks Authority said.

# spy - Thursday 17 September, 2015

What was an American surveillance plane doing flying over Ireland for five hours?
# Eye In The Sky
# Eye In The Sky

What was an American surveillance plane doing flying over Ireland for five hours?

Sep 17th 2015, 8:14 PM 42,278 Views 86 Comments

Nobody is quite sure.

# spy - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
# Cinema
# Cinema

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

Jun 4th 2015, 8:30 PM 14,776 Views 9 Comments

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

# spy - Thursday 7 May, 2015

The NSA's massive collection of people's phone records is illegal
# Hanging On The Telephone
# Hanging On The Telephone

The NSA's massive collection of people's phone records is illegal

May 7th 2015, 7:45 PM 8,618 Views 34 Comments

A US appeals court made the judgement today.

# spy - Thursday 20 November, 2014

This handy new tool could stop a government from spying on you
# 007
# 007

This handy new tool could stop a government from spying on you

Nov 20th 2014, 7:00 AM 12,326 Views 20 Comments

Amnesty International said Governments are increasingly using technology to access activists and journalists’ private emails and computers.

# spy - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Comedy series Archer drops the name ISIS from the show
# Danger Zone
From The Daily Edge
# Danger Zone

Comedy series Archer drops the name ISIS from the show

Oct 11th 2014, 10:35 AM 3,147 Views 8 Comments

For obvious reasons.

# spy - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Germany spied on John Kerry and Hilary Clinton "by accident"
# Listening In
# Listening In

Germany spied on John Kerry and Hilary Clinton "by accident"

Aug 16th 2014, 4:11 PM 8,542 Views 54 Comments

The pair were both accessed while serving as US Secretary of State.

# spy - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Germany expels top US spy from Berlin over espionage claims
# Expelled
# Expelled

Germany expels top US spy from Berlin over espionage claims

Jul 10th 2014, 11:12 PM 9,227 Views 53 Comments

Incident is the latest episode in allegations of US spying in Germany.

# spy - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Guy pranks his friends by hacking into their webcams
# Spy Cam
From The Daily Edge
# Spy Cam

Guy pranks his friends by hacking into their webcams

May 28th 2014, 10:30 PM 4,711 Views 0 Comments

Always feel like, somebody’s watching meeee.

# spy - Friday 13 December, 2013

James Bond unable to stir drinks due to 'alcohol induced tremor'
# James Bombed
# James Bombed

James Bond unable to stir drinks due to 'alcohol induced tremor'

Dec 13th 2013, 10:22 PM 21,042 Views 29 Comments

A BMJ study has revealed that the spy consumed over four times the recommended weekly allowance of alcohol.

# spy - Saturday 26 October, 2013

German spy chiefs will travel to US to demand explanations
# Spygate
# Spygate

German spy chiefs will travel to US to demand explanations

Oct 26th 2013, 11:55 AM 4,868 Views 38 Comments

Allegations of US spying has caused “a moment of tension” with some allies, admitted the US.

# spy - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Brazil president to postpone US state visit over NSA spy row
# USA
# USA

Brazil president to postpone US state visit over NSA spy row

Sep 18th 2013, 9:52 AM 2,095 Views 17 Comments

Dilma Rousseff has spoken to US President Barack Obama a number of times about the issue.

# spy - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Sam Mendes to direct next James Bond film
# 007
# 007

Sam Mendes to direct next James Bond film

Jul 11th 2013, 7:05 PM 7,556 Views 26 Comments

A few teasing details of the unnamed 24th official Bond adventure have been released today…

Luxembourg PM Juncker resigns in spy scandal
# Elections
# Elections

Luxembourg PM Juncker resigns in spy scandal

Jul 11th 2013, 12:23 PM 5,113 Views 11 Comments

A fixture on the European scene during the financial crisis, Juncker recently faced Luxembourg’s first confidence vote in 150 years.

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