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Articles with tag "GRU"
Elite Russian Intelligence Unit Suffers Major Losses in Ukraine – BBC
An elite, highly secretive Russian military intelligence unit may have lost up to three-quarters of its reconnaissance manpower in Ukraine, according to...
Russian Spy Tried To Penetrate War Crimes Court, Say Dutch
Dutch intelligence said the spy works for Russia's GRU military intelligence service and posed as a Brazilian national.
Putin Gives GRU Boosted Role in Ukraine – Report
“Alexeyev is a tough and self-assured general,” according to the authors of the report.
U.S., Britain, Say Russia’s GRU Behind Cyberattacks on Ukraine
The incident was described by Ukrainian officials as the largest ever distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack on the country,
Bulgaria Suspects 6 Russians in Arms Depot Blasts
The explosions may be linked to a deadly 2014 Czech arms depot blast that has led to a major fallout between Prague and Moscow.
Russia’s Secret Organizations Are Not Secret Anymore. It Seems They Don’t Care
What has become clear is that to expect the Kremlin or its secret services to be embarrassed when they are unmasked is to miscalculate greatly.
Russia Continued Developing Novichok After Program's Official Closure, Investigation Says
The investigation comes amid mounting questions in the West over Russia’s alleged use of chemical weapons.
EU, UK Slap Sanctions on Russian Spies for Hacking German Parliament
The 2015 cyber attack completely paralyzed the IT infrastructure of the Bundestag.
‘World’s Most Wanted Man’ Under Russian Intelligence Protection – Reports
Former Wirecard COO Jan Marsalek is believed to be hiding from Western intelligence agencies near Moscow.
follow the money
Bank Transfers Bolstered U.S. Suspicions of Russia-Taliban Bounty – NYT
U.S. intercepts reportedly showed large transfers from Russian military intelligence to a Taliban-linked account.
living in secret
Skripals Relocate to New Zealand Following Russian Poisoning Attempt – Reports
They were given new identities and will likely never appear publicly under their real names again, The Times reported.
Germany Seeks Suspected Russian GRU Hacker’s Arrest: Media
The suspect is also wanted in the United States for trying to interfere in the 2016 presidential election.
Bellingcat Names Russian Diplomat as Bulgarian Poisoning Suspect
It's “the first known case when a Russian diplomat is simultaneously wanted for attempted murder under an Interpol Red Notice,” Bellingcat wrote.
Ireland Suspects Russian Agents of Inspecting Undersea Cables – The Times
The undersea cables crossing the world's seas and oceans carry global internet communications and trillions of dollars in financial transactions.
Bulgaria Charges 3 Russians Over Poisoning Possibly Linked to Skripal Case
Bulgarian prosecutors said the method the accused Russians used was "dangerous to the lives of many."
finding the identity
Russian Embassy Worker Expelled From Germany Identified as GRU Officer – Report
German intelligence services began monitoring Sutsky this year.
Connect the dots
8 Russian Agents Linked to Bulgaria Poisoning – Bellingcat
One of the suspects reportedly has links to the Skripal poisoning and Catalonia’s rejected 2017 independence referendum.
Spain Probes Russia’s Role in Catalonia Referendum – El Pais
Spain will investigate a secretive military intelligence unit that is reportedly engaged in a campaign to destabilize Europe.
Secret Russian Military Intelligence Unit Linked to ‘Campaign to Destabilize Europe’ – NYT
Analysts have cast doubt on the unit's ability to carry out such an all-encompassing campaign, however.
Russian GRU Officer Charged With Running Apple ‘Ponzi Scheme’ – RBC
At least 17 people were reportedly defrauded on promises of big profits from iPhone and MacBook imports.
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