• GRU general: Poison Skripal

      GRU general: Poison Skripal

      Senior Russian military intelligence officer Denis Sergeyev commanded the team suspected of the poisoning of the former GRU colonel Sergei Skripal. This is suggested by new evidence obtained by the BBC’s investigation and unveiled on its Newsnight late programme on 28 June. The developments came mere hours after British Prime Minister Theresa May, during her meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit in Osaka, called for the poisoners of Skripal and his daughter Yulia to be brought to justice immediately.

    • The coup plotters in Montenegro were financed by GRU

      The coup plotters in Montenegro were financed by GRU

      This should have happened on the eve of the elections on 16 October 2016. The coup plotters planned to break into the parliament afterwards, guised in police uniforms and launch into power a pro-Russian government. Their aim was to block the country’s membership in NATO, BBC broadcast reminding that Montenegro joined the Alliance in 2017.