Spy

WASHINGTON | AP sources: Former spy said Russia had ‘Trump over a barrel’

WASHINGTON — A senior Justice Department lawyer says a former British spy told him at a breakfast meeting two years ago that Russian intelligence believed it had Donald Trump “over a barrel,” according to multiple people familiar with the encounter. The lawyer, Bruce Ohr, also says he learned that a Trump campaign aide had met … Continue reading WASHINGTON | AP sources: Former spy said Russia had ‘Trump over a barrel’

WASHINGTON  | Trump: Justice Department planted spy in 2016 campaign

WASHINGTON  —President Donald Trump accused the Justice Department of trying to frame him by planting a spy in his 2016 campaign — an allegation his own lawyer said might not be true. Promoting a theory that is circulating in conservative circles, Trump quoted Fox Business anchor David Asman and tweeted Friday: “Apparently the DOJ put … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | Trump: Justice Department planted spy in 2016 campaign

Family of detained Indian ‘spy’ to visit him in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD  /December 24, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — The wife and mother of an Indian naval officer facing the death penalty for espionage in Pakistan will arrive for a rare meeting with him in the country’s capital, despite lingering tensions between the two nuclear-armed neighbors, a foreign ministry spokesman said Sunday. Mohammad Faisal said India informed Islamabad … Continue reading Family of detained Indian ‘spy’ to visit him in Pakistan