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Theresa May Accepted £3,000 In Donations From Ex-Russian Defence Chief A Fortnight After Salisbury Attack
The UK Prime Minister has accepted more than £200,000 in donations from a former Russian defence chief since becoming PM.

While Theresa May promised to distance herself from Moscow-linked donors when she took office, in the 23 months since then, the Tories have pocketed £201,000 from Alexander Temerko, an ex-chairman of an agency in the …

Russia: Nerve Agent In Salisbury Attack Came From British Research Laboratory
Russia's ambassador to the European Union has claimed a nerve agent that poisoned a former Russian spy and his daughter in England could have come from a British lab.

On Sunday, Vladimir Chizhov told the BBC’s Andrew Marr programme that Russia had nothing to do with the poisoning in Salisbury of Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia, noting that Moscow did “not stockpile the …

Jeremy Corbyn Criticises Theresa May For Donations After She Vows To Pursue Russian Nerve Agent
Labour Leader has attacked the Prime Minister over donations from Russian oligarchs after she criticised the Kremlin for the Salisbury nerve agent attack.

Theresa May gave the Russian Leader Vladimir Putin 24 hours to explain how a deadly Russian nerve agent was used in an assassination attempt which left Russian ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia critically …

Theresa May Faces Calls To Return Million Dollars Of Russian Donations
Theresa May is under pressure to return millions of dollars given by Russian oligarchs and their lobbyists to the Tories.

Since she became British Prime Minister 18 months ago, Russian oligarchs and their associates have registered donations of more than £820,000 to her ruling Conservative Party. Sunday Times newspaper revealed that although Mrs May promised that …

Watch: Russian Pilot Surrounded By Terrorists, Killed Himself With Grenade To Avoid Capture
The Russian pilot had exploded his grenade to take his own life rather than be captured by terrorists.

A Russian pilot downed by rebel fighters in Syria, shot dead two enemies before killing himself with a grenade to avoid being captured by terrorists. Roman Filipov, ejected after Syrian rebels hit his Su-25 over Idlib province using a …

“Rat In Glasses”; Putin Spy Who Visited Theresa May Inside Downing Street Is Arrested
Video footage shows an alleged Russian spy following the Prime Minister into 10 Downing Street during an official diplomatic visit in July.

Stanislav Yezhov was detained by the country’s police on Wednesday and was accused of working for a “hostile government” after Ukraine’s SBU security service said he was “gathering information about government activities” and passing it …