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Winter is Coming: Book Review

By David Michael Newstead.

Winter is Coming is a call to action by chess champion Garry Kasparov. As a prominent opposition activist and former presidential candidate, Kasparov has unique insights into Russian politics and a bitter disdain for the Putin regime, calling Vladimir Putin a “shadow of a man”. 272 more words

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Red Notice and Sergei Magnitsky

By David Michael Newstead.

Three biographies converge in Bill Browder’s new book, Red Notice. The first is Browder’s own life, which follows the ebb and flow of modern Russian history. 693 more words

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IRS Data Theft and Russia’s Red Notice

It has to be more than a coincidence that the recent cyber theft of IRS tax data has been traced to Russian criminals. IRS investigators believe the identity thieves who stole the personal tax information of more than 100,000 taxpayers from an IRS website are part of a sophisticated criminal operation based in Russia, two officials told the Associated Press. 577 more words

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Russian whistleblower who died in 2012 may have been poisoned

A Russian businessman, who died in London while assisting a Swiss probe into a massive money-laundering scheme, may have been poisoned with a substance derived from a highly toxic plant, an inquest has heard. 314 more words

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Russian businessman and whistleblower Alexander Perepilichnyy may have been poisoned: coroner

A Russian tycoon who was helping to uncover a powerful fraud syndicate could have been poisoned using extracts from a deadly rare plant, an English coroner has heard. 657 more words

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