An important read, I think, to know just what we’re into. Putin’s hit list includes people who are in the news. Here’s an excerpt, with the list:
“Chillingly, Karpichkov reveals: “I’ve been told the FSB Kolegia, a gathering of its high ranking officers, met the day after Skripal was attacked.
OLEG GORDIEVSKY, 79: Britain’s top Cold War double agent spirited out of Russia in 1985 in the boot of a Ford saloon.
BILL BROWDER, 53: US-born Brit financier banned from Russia for fraud, but he claims it was for exposing corruption.
IGOR SUTYAGIN, 53: Russian nuclear weapons specialist accused of spying for UK. Spy-swapped in 2010 along with Skirpal.
YURI SHVETS, 65: Ex-KGB major who defected to America in 1994. A key witness in the poisoning of Litvinenko.
CHRISTOPHER STEELE, 53: Former MI6 officer who claimed Russian spies had a video of Donald Trump cavorting with prostitutes.
VLADIMIR REZUN, 70: Soviet military intelligence captain who defected to Britain in 1978.