Robert Fox

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Friday, 22 January 2021

Russia and Turkey's jostling in Libya adds to North African unrest

Russian mercenaries of the Wagner corporation are digging their heels in, and moving a lot of earth and sand in …

By Robert Fox

Wednesday, 20 January 2021

Britain's Armed Forces are in major need of reform

Former EU negotiator Lord David Frost has switched from lead Brexit negotiator to his role as national Security Adviser to …

By Robert Fox

Thursday, 14 January 2021

Italy's political theatre of the absurd

Italy’s coalition government has collapsed in the most bizarre circumstances, even in the best theatrical tradition of Italian politics. The …

By Robert Fox

Friday, 8 January 2021

Military involvement in vaccine roll-out will be a game changer

Cometh the hour, cometh the crisis manager, albeit in camouflage combat clothing.  Step forward Brigadier Phil Prosser of the Army’s …

By Robert Fox

Friday, 8 January 2021

Dangerous loser: the supreme narcissism of Donald J. Trump

In the last gasp of his presidency, Donald Trump is giving a display of narcissism, extreme even by his normal …

By Robert Fox

Tuesday, 29 December 2020

What will be the big shapeshifters of our world in 2021?

A giant iceberg the size of Greater London has split in two apparently – but it could still wreak terrible …

By Robert Fox

Friday, 18 December 2020

SolarWinds hack unleashes a whirlwind in Western security

Investigations are continuing in the USA and UK into the major cyber hack, now identified as coming from Russia, into …

By Robert Fox

Wednesday, 16 December 2020

FireEye hack targets US and UK security and health authorities

US and UK government agencies are under threat from one of the most sophisticated hacking offensives in recent years, according …

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Monday, 14 December 2020

John Le Carré: Britain’s greatest spy writer who never quite came in from the cold

John Le Carré, undisputed  master of the spy novel, who has just died at 89, was the great chronicler of …

By Robert Fox