Espionage

Scotland, Security and the World

David Knowles | Posted 27.09.2014 | UK Politics
David Knowles

'It would be cataclysmic for Scotland to become independent, it would aid the forces of darkness, it would threaten the stability of the western world' These remarks, uttered way back in April by the former Secretary General of NATO George Robertson caused a political storm in Scotland.

WATCH: FBI Warns US Students About Being Recruited As Chinese Spies

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education

The FBI has released a video warning American students about being recruited as spies by China, after one was sentenced to four years imprisonment for...

Don't Free Spy Jonathan Pollard

Ivan Eland | Posted 01.06.2014 | UK
Ivan Eland

Some in the United States also questioned whether Pollard should remain in jail, because, after all, he had "only" been spying for a cherished U.S. ally. However, instead of questioning whether Pollard should be behind bars, perhaps proponents of his release instead should be questioning the cozy U.S. relationship with Israel.

WATCH: Fugitive Edward Snowden Nominated For Human Rights Award

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK

The Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought, considered Europe’s top human rights award, could go to the fugitive US defence contractor turned whistl...

NSA Intel Goldmine, Who Else Has Access?

Arjen Kamphuis | Posted 15.11.2013 | UK Politics
Arjen Kamphuis

Nobody, including the NSA, Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald has a total oversight of all the in the tens of thousands of documents let alone the political or strategic implications of the info contained in them. Most of the news keeps focusing on the 'scandal' aspect and/or the person of Snowden...

Bradley Manning Guilty In WikiLeaks Espionage Case

The Huffington Post UK | David Hobbs | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK

Bradley Manning, who leaked thousands of classified documents to WikiLeaks, has been convicted on 20 charges, including espionage. However, the US ...

Assange Calls For Countries To Offer Edward Snowden Asylum

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has called for countries to step forward to offer asylum to NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. The Australian - who...

NSA Whistleblower Charged With Espionage

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK

Edward Snowden, the NSA whistleblower, has been charged with espionage by the United States, according to court documents released on Friday. The ...

Not Normal: Invisible Detainees and Compliant Restraint

Neil Durkin | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK
Neil Durkin

As long ago as 2006 President Bush acknowledged (after lengthy rumours) that the US had transported to Guantánamo 14 "high value" detainees previously held by the CIA in a secret location. Now, seven years later, it's noticeable that Department of Defense's updates on the hunger strike at Guantánamo systematically exclude the high value detainees.

What Did MI6 Plan To Do To Russia In 1947?

PA | Posted 23.05.2013 | UK

MI6 wanted to mount a violent Cold War campaign of subversion and black propaganda to undermine the Soviet Union, according to official files made pub...

Chinese Accused Nasa Spy's Laptop Full Of Porn - But Not Official Secrets

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.07.2013 | UK Tech

A Chinese Nasa contractor who was accused of espionage after FBI agents arrested him at Dulles International Airport has been exonerated. But the m...

Was Chinese Scientist A Spy At Nasa?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK Tech

A Chinese scientist at Nasa has been pulled off a plane and arrested after attempting to leave the United States with a laptop and other computer data...

Michael Rundle

Zero Day: World's Most-Powerful Hacking Network Exposed - But Who Is Paying Them?

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 07.09.2012 | UK Tech

The inner-workings of the world's most powerful professional hacking group have been exposed. The so-called Elderwood group, known for launching an...

Iran Hangs Israeli 'Mossad Spy'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK

A man has been hanged in Iran after being accused of working as a spy for Israel. Majid Jamali Fashi was executed after being found guilty of killi...

EDF Fined For Spying On Greenpeace

PA | Posted 10.01.2012 | UK

Greenpeace has called on the UK and other countries not to work with the nuclear industry after energy giant EDF was found guilty of spying on the env...

A Spy For Our Times

Rupert Myers | Posted 09.10.2011 | UK
Rupert Myers

After the brazen, muscular intervention of Jason Bourne, a reawakened killer who smashes through a catalogue of overpriced hit men and corrupt govern...