Mount Troodos listening station in Cyprus. Click to enlarge

The Troodos Conundrum

Mount Troodos in Cyprus is one of Britain’s most valued surveillance posts. So why didn’t it pick-up the messages John Kerry cited as evidence of Syrian government involvement in chemical weapons attacks?

The Official Tsarnaev Story Makes No Sense

As former British Ambassador to Uzbekistan Craig Murray explains, there are gaping holes in the official account

Gould-Werrity: A Real Conspiracy, Not a Theory

Former British envoy finds more evidence of Zionist efforts to cover up a planned attack Iran on Iran

Matthew Gould and the Plot to Attack Iran

Matthew Gould and the Plot to Attack Iran

Former British diplomat Craig Murray on how Britain’s currant Ambassador to Israel Matthew Gould is helping set-up an Israeli strike on Iran

The Hottest Potato

As former British envoy turned media commentator, Craig Murray discovered certain topics are off-limits in the British press

The Day Democracy Died in Europe

I didn’t notice it at the time, writes a former British diplomat, but democracy actually stopped meaning anything in England years ago as all the main political parties were bought for the neo-con agenda

Boris Johnson and Violence

Transcript of a conversation featuring Boris Johnson discussing how someone will be beaten up. For those who still don’t know, Johnson is an associate of David Cameron and current Lord Mayor of London

Military Action Against Libya Is Not Illegal, Not About Democracy and Very Limited

The former senior British diplomat on what really clinched the Arab League’s participation in the imposition of a no-fly zone over Libya

How a Torture Protest Killed a Career

Britain’s former ambassador to Uzbekistan explains how he ruined his career as a diplomat by speaking out against torture

New Labour’s Total Immorality

Britain’s former ambassador to Uzbekistan on how Gordon Brown government ministers are cynical milking taxpayers


The Afghan War is for drugs, writes a former Ambassador to Uzbekistan. The Taliban had put an end to the drugs trade, which is why they were toppled. While Litvenenko (left) had sought to expose the West’s involvement with drugs and died as a result

Tessa Jowell Should Be Charged With Money Laundering

The former husband of Britain’s Secretary of State for media, culture and sport has just been convicted of money laundering in Italy. A former ambassador explains why this is symptomatic of all-pervasive corruption in the British government today

The Balding Butt Plug

The former British diplomat has an honest confession and some intriguing insider observations on current events. Follow the link for an interesting take on Nathaniel Rothschild and an explanation of the title

Censorship and Freedom of Speech

This passage from Craig Murray’s latest book is unlikely to be published due to legal threats. However we post it as the former Ambassador reveals the beginning of Tony Blair’s contempt for international law, which eventually led to Iraq and Afghanistan

Britain is protecting the biggest heroin crop of all time

Afghanistan has just seen its biggest opium harvest ever. Former British Ambassador to Uzbekistan, Craig Murray, reports on a web of intrigue involving, President Putin’s friends, Alexander Litvinenko and the production of heroin on an industrial scale

Exit Tony, Enter Gordon

After the fiasco with WMD’s Blair is the most famous liar in the World, writes the former British ambassador to Uzbekistan. Why should anybody trust him as an envoy?

Want to Earn Ten Years’ Salary? Get Captured

The Blair government has become adept at burying the truth, writes the former British envoy to Uzbekistan. As a rule of thumb, if Blair’s spin doctors want you to know it, it probably isn’t true

Hazel Blears made a claim to MPs I know to be false

Justification given by one of Tony Blair’s ministers for banning an alleged Uzbek terror group was based on propaganda and downright lies, so says Britain’s former ambassador to Uzbekistan, Craig Murray

Lying About The Dead

‘Blair to blame for 700,000 rotting corpses’, says Craig Murray former British Ambassador to Uzbekistan

How I know Blair faked Iran map

How I know Blair faked Iran map

A former British Ambassador and Head of the Foreign Office’s Marritime Section explains how