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Former spy Boris Karpichkov shares the dark arts of the KGB

Source: L'Express

Boris Karpichkov is the spy who was left out in the cold, reports the Sunday People. And even in the warmth of a London hotel room a chill goes down my spine as this trained killer’s knuckles jab towards my

U.K. announces inquiry for Russian spy death

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LONDON (AP) — The British government announced plans Tuesday for a wide-ranging public inquiry into the mysterious 2006 death of poisoned former Russian agent Alexander Litvinenko. The decision, which comes at a time of rising tensions with Russia, is a

UK files on murdered spy Litvinenko must stay secret, rules coroner

Media and widow of Russian excluded from pre-inquest hearing in London on William Hague's request to withhold evidence Media groups have expressed disappointment after a coroner ruled that secret government files on the murdered Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko would be

Poisoned spy was working for foreign intelligence

LONDON – Russian Alexander Litvinenko was a “registered and paid” agent working for Britain’s foreign intelligence agency when he died after being mysteriously poisoned, a lawyer representing his widow told an official hearing Thursday. Another lawyer said the U.K. has