Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Iran ‘tried to get jailed mum to spy on UK’

Briton jailed in Iran begins hunger strike Prisoner caught in Iran power struggle Nazanin’s husband tells of jail anguish Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe is going on an initial three-day hunger strike in Iran’s Evin prison, alongside prominent Iranian human rights activist Narges Mohammadi, but may strike for longer if her demands are not met.

Sons set up spy cameras and catch carer in the act stealing from elderly mum

When the earrings where discovered, Smith – formerly of Ellesmere Port – changed her story from claiming they’d been planted to saying Mrs Caddick had asked her to fetch the earrings down because she wanted to give them to her granddaughter as a gift.

UK’s Huawei 5G Network Ban May Cost Economy £18.2bn, £173bn In GDP As Britain Loses 5G Lead – Report

Culture secretary Oliver Dowden announced in July that the UK would ban Huawei from building British 5G networks, citing potential threats to the “long-term security” of network supply lines due to US sanctions, among others and adding that London would continue to work with Five Eyes countries – the United States, Canada, Australia and New […]

Women make better spies – as long as they forget sex

“It is unfortunately the case that if a man is physically but casually interested in a woman, he will very speedily lose his interest in her once his immediate object is attained; whereas, if he can come to rely upon the woman more for her qualities of companionship and sympathy, than merely those of physical […]

UK Media Manipulates Facts Calling Skripal ‘Russian Agent’ – Russian Embassy

Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov commented on the case, saying that the Kremlin had no information on what could have caused the incident and noted that Moscow was open for cooperation. He refused to comment on media speculations about Russia’s alleged involvement, noting that “we did not have to wait long” for these accusations.

MI9: The spy agency that inspired James Bond gadgets – including bagpipe flamethrower

The design was only revealed once the blanket had been dipped in a bucket of water containing certain chemicals smuggled in separately in jam pots or dried milk tins.

Johnson’s Stance on Khashoggi Case Shows UK Double Standards – Russian Embassy

The press officer’s comments come after Johnson’s publication in his weekly column for the UK newspaper The Daily Telegraph in which he claimed that the Saudi authorities had copied “the playbook of [Russian President] Vladimir Putin, and the attempted killing of Sergei and Yulia Skripal,” qualifying both attacks as “state-sponsored plots to execute opponents on foreign soil,” while he also called on Saudi […]

Nissan Qashqai Spied Inside And Out, But It’s Reportedly Been Delayed

The side profile has been subjected to quite a few changes as well considering the mirrors are no longer at the base of the A-pillars. They’ve been moved lower on the doors and that likely has a positive impact on rearview visibility. The greenhouse is also different judging by the reworked beltline that has a […]

Assange told to stop interrupting witnesses at UK hearing

A billboard truck depicting Julian Assange drives past the Central Criminal Court Old Bailey in London, Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020. Lawyers for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and the U.S. government were squaring off in a London court on Monday at a high-stakes extradition case delayed by the coronavirus pandemic. American prosecutors have indicted the 49-year-old […]

Call for UK’s ‘antiquated’ Official Secrets Act to be updated

Britain’s “antiquated” Official Secrets Act needs to be updated by introducing a public interest defence as well as longer prison sentences to punish those who betray sensitive information, the official body that advises the government has said.