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After ANOTHER Putin critic’s thriller dying – how Vlad’s killing machine is in overdrive after vowing to hunt ‘traitors’

After ANOTHER Putin critic’s mystery death – how Vlad’s killing machine is in overdrive after vowing to hunt ‘traitors’


BRITISH support employee James Le Mesurier’s deadly fall from a balcony has shone the highlight on quite a few mysterious Kremlin linked deaths within the UK.  

The previous British Military Officer, who based the White Helmets humanitarian group and uncovered carnage brought on by Russian air strikes in Syria, reportedly fell to his dying at his residence in Istanbul.

James Le Mesurier, the previous British Military officer who helped discovered the White Helmets, who plunged 50ft to his dying from his condo in Istanbul in November 2019
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Many of those killed have been critics of the Putin regime
Lots of these killed have been critics of the Putin regime
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Whereas Turkish authorities are treating his dying as suicide, some worry Le Mesurier — who Russia accused of being a spy — might have been got rid of by Vladimir Putin’s henchmen. 

Writing within the Mail on Sunday, investigative journalist Heidi Blake stated: “There are good grounds for suspicion. 

“We’ve established that Putin has poured assets right into a laboratory exterior Moscow the place armies of presidency scientists have been working for years to refine nerve brokers, lethal germs, obscure carcinogens and radioactive poisons designed to kill assassination targets with out leaving a hint.

“These substances might be administered orally, in sprays, or in vapours to set off fast-acting cancers, coronary heart assaults, or a number of organ failure. 

“Putin even has an arsenal of psychotropic medicine with which to destabilise his enemies – highly effective mood-altering substances designed to plunge targets into sufficient psychological anguish to take their very own lives or to make staged suicides look plausible.”

Ms Blake claims Putin’s lust for revenge, or forces linked to him, has led to deaths of greater than a dozen individuals within the UK.  

 

Alexander Litvinenko

Former KGB soy Alexander Litvinenko was poisoned after vocal criticism of Vladimir Putin
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The previous KGB agent fled to the UK fearing he could be killed after he refused an order to kill oligarch Boris Berezovsky.

In exile in London he was a paid advisor for MI6 and was additionally a robust critic of Putin’s regime, accusing it of staging terrorist bombings and different acts to bolster its energy. 

Litvinenko died three weeks after consuming tea laced with polonium-210 at a gathering with two Russians at a Mayfair lodge in 2006.

On his deathbed aged 44 he accused Putin of murdering him, and a public inquiry later dominated the Russian president had most likely permitted the hit.

Boris Berezovsky

Exiled oligarch Boris Berezovsky died in mysterious circumstances in 2013
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Russian exile and oligarch Boris Berezovsky, a excessive profile opponent of Putin, was discovered lifeless at his residence, Titness Park, at Sunninghill, close to Ascot in Berkshire on March 2013. 

A autopsy discovered he was hanged however an inquest recorded an open verdict. 

Earlier than his dying he had repeatedly expressed fears of state-sponsored killing and was to be a key witness on the inquest of poisoned spy Alexander Litvinenko, whom he helped finance his good friend Litvinenko when he claimed political asylum in Britain.

Berezovsky is alleged to have survived at the least two assassination makes an attempt within the UK.

It was reported he had sought a truce with Putin shortly earlier than he was discovered hanged in his Berkshire mansion in 2013, aged 67. 

Associates have lengthy suspected a Kremlin hit, however in 2016 a Russian intelligence knowledgeable claimed he was killed by British spies after threatening to reveal pornographic photographs of Prince Philip.

Scot Younger

Berezovky fixer Scot Younger feared he was being focused by Russian hitmen
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He fell 60ft and was impaled on railings exterior his London flat
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In December 8 2014 Scottish property developer Scot Younger was discovered impaled on spiked railings 60ft beneath a £2million flat.

However simply eight minutes earlier, Younger had performed a wonderfully regular and cheery telephone name along with his daughter.

His household has all the time maintained the 52-year-old will need to have been pressured out the window of his fourth flooring condo in Marylebone, central London, in December 2014, and that it was no accident or suicide.

Curiously he had labored as a fixer for Berezovsky and amassed a rumoured £400million fortune in his personal proper.

The flashy tycoon was later jailed for contempt after a choose stated he was hiding his wealth in divorce proceedings.

But he stated his fortune had vanished in a mysterious Moscow property deal, and instructed associates he was being focused by a crew of Russian hitmen.

After his dying a pal revealed mafia mobsters had dangled Younger from a lodge balcony two years earlier.

The good friend stated: “I don’t consider for one minute he dedicated suicide. I consider he was murdered. He owed some huge cash to the mistaken individuals.”

He was the ninth member of a circle of associates and enterprise associates to die in suspicious circumstances.

Badri Patarkatsishvili

Badri Patarkatsishvili, proper, was enterprise companions with Boris Berezovsky
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The Georgian businessman was Berezovsky’s enterprise associate and an affiliate of

He was 52 when he dropped lifeless of an obvious coronary heart assault at his residence in Leatherhead, Surrey, in 2008.

Cops examined the property for radioactive supplies, however got here up empty handed.

An inquiry discovered FSB agent Andrei Lugovoi had met Patarkatsishvili within the days earlier than the 2006 polonium assault on Litvinenko.

Lugovoi was named as prime suspect within the poisoning.

Patarkatsishvili instructed police their assembly was to debate outside promoting in Moscow.

However after he died, his family and friends suspected one other poisoning ordered by Putin.

Russian nationwide Nikolai Glushkov was discovered ‘strangled to dying’ at his New Malden residence in March final 12 months
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Nikolai Glushkov

Russian airline mogul Nikolai Glushkov, 68, was discovered with “strangulation marks” at his residence in New Malden, South West London by his daughter Natalia on  March 12 2018.

is dying was initially handled by police as unexplained. 

His dying got here per week after the poisoning of Sergei and Yulia Skripal in Salisbury.

This alongside along with his fame as a Putin critic authorities prompted the Counter Terrorism Command in control of the investigation.

Glushkov reportedly feared being on Putin’s hit record and anticipated to be a probable goal.[14]

On 16 March 2018, the Metropolitan Policestated they have been now treating his dying as homicide however stated “at this stage there may be nothing to counsel any hyperlink to the tried murders in Salisbury”.[

Counter-terrorism investigators keep a lead position within the investigation into the unsolved case. 

It was reported after his dying that Glushkov could have been poisoned by two Russian males 5 years earlier in Bristol after he collapsed in his room. 

The evening earlier than he had been sharing drinks with two males from Moscow the evening earlier than on the Grand Resort. Some suspect the champagne he was consuming was poisoned. 

Alexander Perepilichny

Alexander Perepilichnyy, 44, collapsed and died while jogging near his home in Weybridge, Surrey, in 2012
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Alexander Perepilichnyy, 44, collapsed and died whereas jogging close to his residence in Weybridge, Surrey, in 2012[/caption]

Supergrass Alexander Perepilichnyy died whereas jogging near his residence on a gated property in Surrey
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Alexander Perepilichny, who had been working to reveal died abruptly in Surrey on November 10 2012 whereas out operating close to his luxurious residence. 

He was alleged to have been killed below directed orders from the Kremlin as a part of the conspiracy to cowl up the Mafia theft of £177 million from the Treasury of Russia. Putin has lengthy been suspected to have hyperlinks with organised crime in nation. 

The 44-year-old’s dying in 2012 was initially put right down to pure causes however

traces of a chemical discovered within the toxic plant gelsemium elegans – recognized

as heartbreak grass – have been later present in his abdomen.

However the official view is that  Perepilichny died of pure causes. 

Gareth Williams

GCHQ spook Gareth Williams was discovered lifeless inside a holdall within the bathtub
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On August 23 2010 GCHQ codebreaker, who was believed to have been seconded to M16, was discovered lifeless in a padlocked holdall in a shower at a safety companies secure home in Pimlico, West London. 

The coroner on the subsequent inquest, his dying was possible a “criminally mediated” illegal killing, although it was “unlikely” to be satisfactorily defined. 

Police believed it was intercourse recreation gone mistaken. 

However in 2015 a Russian defector claimed Williams had been exterminated by Russian intelligence businesses as a result of he refused to grow to be a double agent and knw allegedly knew of the id of a Kremlin spy working in GCHQ. 

Police stated it was a solo intercourse accident, however a coroner stated it was he was unlawfully
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Yuri Golubev

Yuri Golubev could have been murdered, US spy businesses consider

Golubev, the co-founder of oil big Yukos, as soon as certainly one of Russia’s greatest firms.

He died aged 64 in London in 2007.

Police stated he died of pure causes and it was “not suspicious”.

However American spy businesses have intelligence suggesting he was murdered and cops ignored hyperlinks to Russian hitmen, Buzzfeed claimed final 12 months.

Paul Fortress

Paul Fortress, left, a polo-playing pal of Prince Charles, died below a Tube practice
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Millionaire property tycoon Paul Fortress, 54, was one other member of Younger and Elichaoff’s group of associates.

The polo-playing good friend of Prince Charles died after falling below a practice at Bond Avenue Underground station in 2010.

Associates stated he had obtained threats and was anxious about cash.

Robert Curtis

Robert Curtis additionally died below at Tube after shedding his property thousands and thousands
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Robert Curtis, who as soon as dated mannequin Caprice, made thousands and thousands from a London property enterprise within the early 2000s.

The jetsetting playboy had a chauffeur-driven Rolls-Royce and a personalised quantity plate.

However in 2012 he was penniless and dwelling in a Travelodge when he fell below a Jubilee line practice in North West London aged 47. He had taken painkillers and cocaine, an inquest heard.

US intelligence businesses added the 4 associates’ obvious suicides to recordsdata on suspected Russia-linked assassinations, Buzfeed reported.

Stephen Curtis

Lawyer Stephen Curtis launched Younger and others to Russian enterprise contacts
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He was killed in a helicopter crash in Dorset in 2004
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Lawyer Stephen Curtis — who was no relation to Robert — launched Scot Younger and two of his Ring of Loss of life friends to Russian contacts within the early 2000s.

He was killed when his model new £1.5million helicopter crashed a mile from Bournemouth airport in 2004.

Every week earlier than the deadly crash Curtis is alleged to have instructed a good friend: “If something occurs to me within the subsequent few weeks, it won’t be an accident.”

After his dying, papers have been discovered purporting to allege that Chelsea proprietor Roman Abramovich had swindled his former enterprise companions out of a whole bunch of thousands and thousands of kilos, the excessive courtroom has heard. Abramovich argued they have been cast.

Stephen Curtis was named in US intelligence recordsdata because the attainable sufferer of a Russian hit.


Stephen Moss

One other lawyer who could have grow to be a goal after serving to Russian oligarchs funnel cash into Britain, in keeping with the Buzzfeed report.

Stephen Moss died of an obvious coronary heart assault aged 46 in 2003.

He was additionally named within the US intelligence recordsdata.

Safety sources have stated Russian scientists can produce untraceable toxins that set off cardiac arrest.

Badri Patarkatsishvili

Badri Patarkatsishvili, proper, was enterprise companions with Boris Berezovsky
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The Georgian businessman was Berezovsky’s enterprise associate and an affiliate of Litvinenko.

He was 52 when he dropped lifeless of an obvious coronary heart assault at his residence in Leatherhead, Surrey, in 2008.

Cops examined the property for radioactive supplies, however got here up empty handed.

An inquiry discovered FSB agent Andrei Lugovoi had met Patarkatsishvili within the days earlier than the 2006 polonium assault on Litvinenko.

Lugovoi was named as prime suspect within the poisoning.

Patarkatsishvili instructed police their assembly was to debate outside promoting in Moscow.

However after he died, his family and friends suspected one other poisoning ordered by Putin.

Lieutenant Colonel Robert Workman

Lt Colonel Robert Workman (83) who was shot dead outside his home in Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire
Lt Colonel Robert Workman (83) who was shot lifeless exterior his residence in Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire
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On January 2004 Robert Workman was shot lifeless when he opened his door of his residence in Furneux Pelham 

The homicide was a thriller, though the Mail on Sunday reported police made  made a connection. 

It was theorised that Mr Workman shared a surname with the extradition choose who had refused to ship a Putin’s critici, Boris Berezovsky again to Moscow.

The gunman later proved to be an area man who described himself to a cellmate as a “modern-day hitman”, though he has by no means revealed who paid him to hold out the killing.

Sergei Skripal

Sergei and Yulia Skirpal were poisoned by Novichok in March this year
Sergei and Yulia Skripal have been each poisoned by Novichok in March this 12 months
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Moscow despatched two GRU army intelligence brokers disguised as vacationers Ruslan Boshirov and Alexander Petrov
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In March 2018 double agent Colonel Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, are critically in poor health after being “uncovered to an unknown substance” in Salisbury, Wilts.

The previous Soviet army intelligence officer Skripal, who was dwelling within the UK after a spy swap, and his daughter Yulia have been combating for his or her lives after being poisoned by a lethal Russian nerve agent, Novichok, which had been smeared on the door deal with of his residence in Salisbury.

They’ve since recovered.