Skip to comments.KGB 'try to poison man' in sushi bar
Posted on 11/18/2006 7:13:01 PM PST by HAL9000
Scotland Yard is investigating the attempted murder of a top Russian defector poisoned by political enemies in London.
Alexander Litvinenko, an ex-KGB colonel who fled the current Russian regime to claim asylum in Britain, is under armed police guard in hospital.
Sources have confirmed that the Russian was taken suddenly and dangerously ill on November 1 while investigating the recent murder of dissident Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya. Mr Litvinenko was poisoned following a clandestine meeting with an associate at a sushi bar in London's Piccadilly.
~ snip ~
(Excerpt) Read more at dailymail.co.uk ...
Another Clinton, er, Putin defector bites the dust....wow, just a Freudian slip, but just so similar.
This is why taey say "Just cause your paranoid it doesn't mean the ba$tards aren't out to get you".
Hal that gay way get somebody whack LOL!
I am sorry
Sure hope our President did not consume any food during his stopover with Putin.
ROFL that too funny that so wrong too Monk ROFL
NAAA Dubya must have cast iron stomach HELLO he is former drinker LOL! and dont' forget that Tex Mex food could burn hole in anybody stomach
"He described a secret FSB department which specialised in locating and liquidating people considered a danger to the state."
"Thallium - an odourless, colourless poison - can be lethal even in doses of less than a gram. "
And yet he is still alive. Why?
I didn't the KGB existed anymore. Well, how silly of me...
The (Cold War) games people play...
This is so intriguingly 60's...so 'shagadelic'...
Old habits die hard. You cannot succeed in liberated Russia without some KGB guys on your team. Not a real breeder of the growth of actual wealth beyond oil.
"Why can't you just die, like my other critics?!?!"
They've killed before...
Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.