UK Inquiry was warned of Russian infiltration, leaked testimony shows

Russia's influence reaches deep into the British establishment and successive UK governments have failed to act - that is the stark warning issued in testimony to a parliamentary inquiry on Russian infiltration into British politics. Multiple sources have told CNN that the cross-party intelligence and security committee were told that Russia has built up a network of friendly British diplomats, lawyers, parliamentarians and other influencers across the political spectrum. The full parliamentary report has yet to be published by the UK government, causing angry questions in the Houses of Parliament as to why.

Read more: https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2019/11...

Similar news

Average annual salary of Premier League players tops £3m for first time 0 0 0
10 things in tech you need to know today 0 0 0
Rockslide closes Malibu road as forecasters warn about flood-prone Sepulveda Pass 0 0 0
‘Ip Man 4: The Finale”: Film Review 0 0 0
28 photos show the reality for firefighters and residents battling hundreds of deadly Australian bushfires that are raining ash onto major cities and destroying homes 0 0 0
I went to Miss America for the first time, and the show felt like a cross between 'American Idol' and a job interview 0 0 0
New Mexico's Oil Region Schools See More Enrollment Spikes 0 0 0
Markets cannot ignore major geopolitical events 0 0 0
Australia's PM Defends Climate Stance Amid Wildfire Disaster 0 0 0
AI IN BANKING: Artificial intelligence could be a near $450 billion opportunity for banks — here are the strategies the winners are using 0 0 0