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Podcast explores the curious case of Irishman caught up in the world of Russian espionage
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Podcast explores the curious case of Irishman caught up in the world of Russian espionage

Jul 25th 2020, 9:00 PM 28,411 Views 4 Comments

In a case of ‘wrong place at the wrong time’, Dublin man Derek Conlon was caught in the centre of international espionage.

"I feel lucky": Irish man who drank from same cup as poisoned Russian spy
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# Litvinenko

"I feel lucky": Irish man who drank from same cup as poisoned Russian spy

Jan 27th 2016, 11:44 AM 27,171 Views 39 Comments

Derek Conlon was playing piano in the bar of the Millennium Hotel.

The strange tale of the spy who came in from the cold and drank some tea
# The Litvinenko Affair
# The Litvinenko Affair

The strange tale of the spy who came in from the cold and drank some tea

Jan 23rd 2016, 12:00 PM 18,267 Views 53 Comments

The second that green tea touched his lips, the ex-Russian spy was dead – killed from the inside out.

Russia says claims Putin ordered poisoning of ex-spy 'a joke'
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# Alexander Litvinenko

Russia says claims Putin ordered poisoning of ex-spy 'a joke'

Jan 21st 2016, 4:24 PM 29,321 Views 149 Comments

A UK probe found that Putin ‘probably approved’ the killing.

Britain v Russia: The ex-spy, radioactive tea and a search for truth
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# The Litvinenko Affair

Britain v Russia: The ex-spy, radioactive tea and a search for truth

Jan 3rd 2016, 8:00 PM 12,279 Views 47 Comments

Britain will release an inquiry report into Alexander Litvinenko’s death later this month.

Britain to hold public inquiry into fatal poisoning of former Russian spy
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# Alexander Litvinenko

Britain to hold public inquiry into fatal poisoning of former Russian spy

Jul 22nd 2014, 11:16 AM 6,603 Views 34 Comments

Russian dissident Alexander Litvinenko was poisoned in London with radioactive tea eight years ago.

Russian spy case details may be made public
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# Inquest

Russian spy case details may be made public

Nov 2nd 2012, 2:48 PM 7,960 Views 13 Comments

Litvinenko died in November 2006 after ingesting polonium-210, a rare radioactive isotope that was secretly slipped into his tea at a London hotel.

Cameron and Putin meet for talks during rare visit
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# Diplomacy

Cameron and Putin meet for talks during rare visit

Sep 12th 2011, 9:35 AM 150 Views 0 Comments

The British PM is in Moscow for talks aimed at rebuilding relations between the two countries.