Category Archives: Habakkuk

Habakkuk on “incitements to anti-Semitism”

I find this comment by DH to be so striking that I have made it a post. There will be complaints about a lack of paragraphing.  If DH wants to revise it I will re-post it.  pl ————- I had … Continue reading

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Habakkuk on cockroaches and the New York Times

"Dan, Thanks for the reference, which I will follow up. Unfortunately, although Bongino has produced a lot of extremely valuable material, a lot of it is buried in the ‘postcasts’, searching through which is harder than with printed materials. It … Continue reading

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Manafort’s Ukrainians were actually pro-West? – Habakkuk

Unfortunately, I have been taken up with the doings of another Christopher – surnamed Donnelly – whose antics with the ‘Institute for Statecraft’ and ‘Integrity Initiative’ seem just as ludicrous as those of Steele, and equally destructive. I hope to … Continue reading

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“LOOPS OF LIES RE ‘SIGINT’” by David Habakkuk

LOOPS OF LIES RE ‘SIGINT’:  GIANNANGELLI’S CLAIMS, IN THE LIGHT OF HIS EARLIER REPORTS ON GHOUTA, SKRIPALS. A number of observations prompted by the report by the report by Marco Giannangeli in the ‘Sunday Express’ on 28 October, headlined ‘Khashoggi … Continue reading

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Habakkuk on the roots of the Trans Atlantic cabals

On Herman, there is a useful interview he gave to the intelligence historian Michael Phythian in 2016. It can be read in a few minutes, and should I think give food for thought not simply to Brits but to Americans. … Continue reading

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Habakkuk to TTG on the Yeltsin period

They were indeed fascinating times, and the conversations cast a very valuable light on them. The conclusion of Helmer’s piece I find particularly interesting: “What a rich irony Yeltsin leaves us in this record of his dealings with Clinton,” observes … Continue reading

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Habakkuk on the dossier’s beginings

My strong impression is that nobody on the British side vetted the dossier for publication. A striking feature of the early news coverage is that there appeared to be total confusion, with some of the reporting suggesting that the sources … Continue reading

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Habakkuk on Russia Delusion Syndrome (RDS)

One rather material element in delusions about Russia, alike in my country as in yours, is that people still appear to have difficulty realising that Putin is not a communist, and, where they can get this far, find it utterly … Continue reading

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Habakkuk on metadata

As some commenters on SST seem still to have difficulty grasping that the presence of ‘metadata’ alluding to ‘Iron Felix’ in the ‘Guccifer 2.0’ material is strong evidence that the GRU were being framed over a leak, rather than that … Continue reading

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Habakkuk on ‘longtime’ sources:

Steele, Shvets, Levinson, Litvinenko and the ‘Billion Dollar Don.’ In the light of the suggestion in the Nunes memo that Steele was ‘a longtime FBI source’ it seems worth sketching out some background, which may also make it easier to … Continue reading

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