Document Find, was it the GRU?

With the latest embarrassment linked to Porton Down Philip Ingram MBE asks, the document find, was it the GRU? At one-minute past midnight on 4thOctober 2018 a statement came out from the British Government saying that the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) had...

The Skripal Investigation, the next revelation.

The Skripal Investigation, the next revelation. On Saturday The Guardian Newspaper published a story which said: “The Russian men suspected of poisoning Sergei and Yulia Skripal in Salisbury received a phone call after returning to London on the day of the alleged...

Huawei the truth and the myth.

Huawei the truth and the myth. By Philip Ingram MBE We are hearing one name, causing news presenters angst when it comes to pronouncing it, in the press at the moment, it is that of the Chinese telecom giant Huawei. So why are government ministers interested in...

Who are the New IRA?

The New IRA have been blamed for the murder of the journalist Lyra McKee, shot ded in Derry. Who are they? Philip Ingram examines their history.

Passing the buck

Passing the buck In March 2012 Capita signed the landmark deal pledging to overhaul and improve recruitment across the armed forces in a £1.3 billion recruiting partnership project. In 2019 it was recognised that this had failed but was the failure down to Capita...

Skripal and Salisbury an infamous combination

Skripal and Salisbury an infamous combination It is now a year since Colonel Dr Alexander Mishkin and Colonel Anatoliy Chepiga, traveling under the false identities of Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov, both members of the Russian Military Intelligence Service, the...

Santa hacked again

Santa hacked again - Grey Hare spies investigate the latest. In the run up to Christmas there are always incidents that bring joy, bring concern and bring worry.  HMS Big Lizzie returned to her home port after successful sea and air trials started last year just...

The Skripal Files

The Skripal Files by Mark Urban, a review by Philip Ingram MBE I am an intelligence and counter intelligence expert and have commanded a unit which had a specialist capability trained and deployed to monitor Russian (KGB and GRU) activities as well as others. I know...

The GRU is on the Ropes

The GRU is on the Ropes ****Updated 1230 on 04 Oct 18***** At one-minute past midnight on 4thOctober 2018 a statement came out from the British Government saying that the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) had “identified that a number of cyber actors widely known...