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Russia, Skripal and the reality of modern-day spying

7 mins | Mar 23, 2018
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Russia and the UK have long indulged in vast mutual spying, but most of it was useless. But in the modern day, Russia has realised that in espionage, it’s the reaction of the public, media and politicians that matters, writes Simon Kuper in the Financial Times in March 2018.
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