Russian spies targeted former double agent Sergei Skripal years before poisoning, UK spy chief says

Russian spies targeted former double agent Sergei Skripal years before poisoning, UK spy chief says

Updated April 14, 2018 14:41:39 Photo: Sergei and Yulia Skripal were found unconscious on a bench in Salisbury on March 4. (AP: Misha Japaridze (L)Facebook: Yulia Skripal (R)) Russia was spying on former double agent Sergei Skripal at least five years before attempting to assassinate him with a military-grade nerve …

Russia’s ambassador denies Kremlin has spies in Australia | Australia news

Russia’s ambassador to Australia has categorically denied the Kremlin has placed spies in its Australian embassies, six days before two of its diplomats will be ejected at the order of the prime minister. Australia’s foreign affairs minister, Julie Bishop, said she expected to meet with the ambassador, Grigory Logvinov, on …

Russian diplomats expelled from Australia in retaliation for Salisbury attack not spies, ambassador says

Russian diplomats expelled from Australia in retaliation for Salisbury attack not spies, ambassador says

Updated March 27, 2018 19:15:29 Video: Russia denies expelled diplomats are spies (ABC News) Russia’s ambassador to Australia has denied the two diplomats expelled by the Federal Government are spies. Key points: Malcolm Turnbull announced this morning two “undeclared intelligence officers” would be given a week to leave Russia’s ambassador …

Sergei Skripal poisoning: It’s common practice for spies to work in embassies. So when is a diplomat a spy?

Sergei Skripal poisoning: It’s common practice for spies to work in embassies. So when is a diplomat a spy?

Updated March 27, 2018 21:53:45 Photo: Vladimir Putin’s network of spies has been “severely degraded” in the West, an analyst says. (Reuters: Sergei Karpukhin) It is common practice for countries to post spies in their embassies and some say Australia is no exception. Australia has joined Britain, the US and …

It’s common practice for spies to work in embassies. So when is a diplomat a spy?

It’s common practice for spies to work in embassies. So when is a diplomat a spy?

Updated March 27, 2018 20:03:34 Photo: Vladimir Putin’s network of spies has been “severely degraded” in the West, an analyst says. (Reuters: Sergei Karpukhin) It is common practice for countries to post spies in their embassies and some say Australia is no exception. Australia has joined Britain, the US and …