British girls helped into Syria by spy

2015-03-12 23:59

A spy who worked for a country in the coalition that is fighting ISIS had helped three British girls to cross into Syria to join the militants.

Canada spy agency given more powers to disrupt terror attacks

2015-01-30 10:21

Canada’s main spy agency will get new powers aimed at disrupting potential terror attacks under security legislation yet to be unveiled, reports say.

US announces charges in New York-Russian spy ring case

2015-01-27 11:01

Three Russian citizens have been charged in connection with a Cold War-style Russian spy ring that tried to recruit people with ties to an unnamed New York City university, authorities say.

Egyptian jailed for 10 years for spying for Israel

2014-12-21 15:39

An Egyptian court has jailed a Suez Canal shipping services manager for 10 years on charges of spying for Israel about naval movements through the strategic waterway.

Romanian pres accuses PM of being ex-spy

2014-10-14 13:06

Romanian President Traian Basescu has accused the prime minister, who is the favourite to win the presidential race, of being an ex-spy.

US woman seeks to erase spying conviction

2014-08-26 11:37

A 98-year-old woman convicted on a conspiracy charge in the run-up to the atomic spying trial of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg is in court to try and erase her conviction.

Confusion over when Assange will leave embassy

2014-08-18 13:24

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says he will "soon" leave Ecuador's embassy in London but Wikileaks has downplayed the comment, saying he won't depart until there's an agreement with Britain's government.

WikiLeaks founder may hand himself over to police - report

2014-08-18 09:10

Wikileaks website founder Julian Assange is set to hold a news conference, with reports suggesting that he may hand himself over to police.

Ex-spy Litvinenko death inquiry to open in UK

2014-07-31 14:00

The UK will formally open an inquiry into the radioactive poisoning of Russian former spy Alexander Litvinenko in a case that threatens to increase tensions with Moscow.

Swedish court to decide on Assange's fate

2014-07-16 10:38

A Swedish court will hold a public hearing to determine if an arrest warrant against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for alleged sexual assault should be dropped.


Japan eyes MI6-style spy agency

2015-03-06 13:14

Japan is looking into creating an overseas intelligence agency possibly modelled on UK’s M16 spy service, ruling party lawmakers say.

Argentina leader plans to dissolve spy agency

2015-01-27 11:01

Argentina's president plans to disband the country’s intelligence agency amid suspicion that rogue agents were behind the mysterious death of state a prosecutor investigating the 1994 bombing of a Jewish community centre.

Ex-CIA officer convicted of leaking secrets

2015-01-27 08:40

A former CIA officer has been convicted of leaking details of a covert mission to derail Iran's nuclear programme in a case that was as much about the journalist who published the leaks.

Woman to nix spy case conviction

2014-12-04 18:34

A US woman is trying to clear her name after a 1950 nuclear espionage jail term.

Lebanon: Israel detonates spying device, 1 killed

2014-09-05 22:29

Israel has detonated a spy device, killing a member of Hezbollah, the group says

Assange will not leave if US extradition holds - lawyer

2014-08-19 05:48

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not leave the Ecuador embassy in London until it is guaranteed he will avoid extradition to the United States, his lawyer says.

Julian Assange: I am leaving the embassy soon

2014-08-18 11:00

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says he will soon be leaving the Ecuadorian embassy in London.

China probes Canadians for alleged spying

2014-08-05 11:41

Chinese authorities are investigating two Canadians for alleged espionage, state media reports, a week after Canada accused Beijing of "state-sponsored" hacking.

Assange fumes as Australia tells him to 'man up'

2014-07-17 10:39

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has reacted angrily after Australia's attorney-general said he should be "man enough" to face Swedish sexual assault allegations.

Germany kicks out top US spy

2014-07-10 20:24

Germany has kicks out the top US spy as anger grows over espionage cases.

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