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Guy Faulconbridge

Guy Faulconbridge

    British police arrest Rwandan spy chief
    British police arrest Rwandan spy chief
    The director general of Rwanda's National Intelligence and Security Services, Karenzi Karake, was arrested at London Heathrow Airport on Saturday for...
    Early results shows Ukip likely winners of Europe elections
    Early results shows Ukip likely winners of Europe elections
    Britain's anti-European Union Ukip party swept to victory in European elections, riding a tide of euroscepticism and anxiety about immigration to...
    Cameron calls meeting after suspected terror attack in London
    Cameron calls meeting after suspected terror attack in London
    UK Prime Minster David Cameron on Thursday convened the meeting of his intelligence chiefs after a British soldier was hacked to death by...
    Thatcher: Loved and loathed
    Thatcher: Loved and loathed
    Britain's only woman prime minister, the unyielding, outspoken Thatcher led the Conservatives to three election victories, governing from 1979...
    Suu Kyi ready to lead Burma to democracy
    Suu Kyi ready to lead Burma to democracy
    This is the strongest signal yet that she sees herself as someone who could lead her country one day.
    Europe should ditch euro, says minister who forced UK out
    Europe should ditch euro, says minister who forced UK out
    Norman Lamont, Britain's chancellor of the exchequer from 1990 to 1993, said Greece was likely to crash out – or be pushed out – of the...
    Putin wins Russian presidential election
    Putin wins Russian presidential election
    Vladimir Putin won a resounding victory in Russia's presidential election on Sunday, exit polls showed, securing a new six-year term in the Kremlin...
    Russia's phone-hacking 'nothing new' in blackmail
    Russia's phone-hacking 'nothing new' in blackmail
    In a sign that Vladimir Putin's allies may be getting serious about tackling the biggest protests of his 12-year rule, a loyal media outlet has...
    Putin ready to return as Russian president
    Putin ready to return as Russian president
    Vladimir Putin declared on Saturday that he planned to reclaim the Russian presidency in an election next March that could open the way for the...
    Russia, US swap 14 spies in Cold War-style exchange
    Russia, US swap 14 spies in Cold War-style exchange
    The biggest spy swap since the end of the Cold War was under way on Friday as Russia and the United States prepared to exchange 14 agents, defusing...
    Russia says bomber was teenage 'Black Widow'
    Russia says bomber was teenage 'Black Widow'
    The 17-year-old widow of an Islamist militant from the North Caucasus is suspected of blowing herself up in suicide attacks that killed 40 people...
    Russia prepares to halt gas supplies to Ukraine
    Russia prepares to halt gas supplies to Ukraine
    Russia was preparing to turn off gas deliveries to neighbouring Ukraine on Thursday, raising the spectre of disruptions to European Union supplies,...