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Seumas Milne

Seumas Milne

    No James Bond glamour in espionage's new 'El Dorado'
    No James Bond glamour in espionage's new 'El Dorado'
    The man's behaviour was certainly odd. When driving, he would vary his car speed between 30km/h and 90km/h, pulling up occasionally by the side of...
    Secret Russian satellite surveillance revealed
    Secret Russian satellite surveillance revealed
    South Africa's intelligence service relied on a spy "with direct access to the Russian government" to find out details of its own government's...
    Barack Obama's plan for Isis will worsen crisis
    Barack Obama's plan for Isis will worsen crisis
    COMMENT
    It's Nato, not Russia, provoking the Ukraine crisis
    It's Nato, not Russia, provoking the Ukraine crisis
    COMMENT
    US duplicity on Ukraine is 'beyond absurdity'
    US duplicity on Ukraine is 'beyond absurdity'
    Diplomatic pronouncements are renowned for hypocrisy and double standards.
    Ukraine chaos is the fruit of western expansion
    Ukraine chaos is the fruit of western expansion
    Diplomatic pronouncements are renowned for hypocrisy and double standards. But western denunciations of Russian intervention in Crimea have reached...
    Going to war will backfire on the West
    Going to war will backfire on the West
    All the signs are they're going to do it again. The attack on Syria now being planned by the United States and its allies will be the ninth...
    A guide to spying on your citizens
    A guide to spying on your citizens
    Nothing to worry the "law-abiding", American and British politicians have assured us, in the wake of the ­revelations of mushrooming...
    Latin America dances to a new beat
    Latin America dances to a new beat
    Ever since the crash of 2008 exposed the rotten core of a failed economic model, we've been told there are no viable alternatives. So what...
    West gives Israel impunity
    West gives Israel impunity
    The way Western ­politicians and media have pontificated about Israel’s onslaught on Gaza, you would think it was facing an unprovoked...
    Online video is not real source of rage
    Online video is not real source of rage
    Eleven years after it began, Nato's occupation of Afghanistan is crumbling. The United States's decision to suspend joint Afghan-Nato...
    Assange correct to fear extradition
    Assange correct to fear extradition
    Considering he made his name with the biggest leak of secret government documents in history, you might imagine there would at least be some residual...