Classified MoD documents found at bus stop in Kent
On Tuesday morning last week sensitive documents were found by a member of the public, who later contacted
the BBC. One set pertained to possible Russian reactions to HMS Defender’s actions in the Black Sea and another discussed options for a potential UK-led military presence in Afghanistan after the US withdrawal is completed later this year.
More than £400,000 donated to Conservatives by oil and gas ahead of North Sea announcements
In the year prior to the government’s announcement of a £16bn round of new licensing for oil and gas rigs, more than £400,000 was donated to the Conservatives by individuals and groups linked to the industry, the Guardian reports
Seventh senior reporter at Apple Daily arrested leaving Hong Kong
Fung Wai-Kong is the seventh
member of the now-closed Apple Daily newspaper to be arrested after the Chinese government froze its assets last week amidst a crackdown under new security laws.