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Alex Younger, the director of Britain's MI6, said he thought Russia would leave double agent Sergei Skripal alone because he was part of a spy swap.
Head of Russia’s GRU spy agency dies from ‘serious illness’ after Putin reportedly berated him for botching an assassination in the ...
Igor Korobov died from an unspecified illness on Wednesday. His death comes after GRU agents botched a number of missions abroad.
It is a tale of a long Russian game to hack other countries' visa systems and learn about people's potential travel plans.
Russia's military leaders are reportedly angry that GRU agents were exposed in the nerve agent poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal in England and an attempted cyberattack on the global chemical weapons watchdog earlier this year.
The second ‘tourist’ accused of the UK nerve agent attack has been identified as a Russian military doctor
The attack, which targeted ex-spy Sergei Skripal, is believed to have been ordered by senior Russian leadership.
4 Russian spies got caught in an audacious revenge hack aimed at chemical weapons inspectors, Dutch intelligence says
The Netherlands accused four Russian agents of trying to launch a cyberattack on the OPCW chemical weapons watchdog earlier this year. The attempted breach came as the OPCW was investigating the nerve agent poisoning of a former Russian spy in England.
British authorities have identified a third agent involved in the attack against former Russian spy Sergei Skripal, The Telegraph reported. The UK earlier this month accused two Russian intelligence agents over the attempted assassination. The Kremlin repeatedly denied knowledge of the attack.
Putin’s ‘tourist’ accused of nerve agent attack turns out to be a highly decorated Russian intelligence officer
The UK accused two Russian men of poisoning a former Russian spy in England earlier this year. One of the men, known as "Ruslan Boshirov," has been identified as Col. Anatoliy Chepiga, a high-ranking intelligence official in Russia, disproving Moscow's claim that they were civilians.
A Russian dissident who suddenly lost the ability to speak or walk was likely given nerve poison, doctors say
Pyotr Verzilov, a member of the anti-Putin band Pussy Riot and anti-Kremlin publisher, collapsed in Moscow last week and temporarily lost his sight and abilities to speak or walk. Doctors in Berlin said it was "highly probable" that he was given a poison that damaged his nervous system.
2 Russians accused of attempted nerve agent assassination in England say they were only there to see the cathedral
Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov have been accused of attempted murder by the UK over the poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal. The two men defended themselves on Thursday in a bizarre interview with Russian state TV.