Russian whistleblower says Geordie pals will save him from Putin

A KGB double agent who has spent two decades on the run last night backed his Geordie pals to save him from Russian assassins.

Viktor Makarov, 63, fears for his life following the nerve agent poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, a fortnight ago.

He believes Russia poses a greater terror threat to the UK than Islamic State.

But Viktor, who spent 13 years tipping off MI5 and MI6 about Russian spies’ penetration of secret British codes, believes the tight-knitted community in Haltwhistle, Northumberland, will safeguard him from attack.

He said: "Salisbury was...
source: Daily Star

2018-03-21 21:14
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