Britain needs to wake up to the Russian threat
It’s hard to avoid mention of Donald Trump and Russia in British political circles these days. And the combined threat they pose.
Liberal democracies have come late to an understanding of the threat Russia’s hybrid warfare pose. The threat has been super-charged by an investigation into Trump’s collusion with Russia, which could well destroy his presidency. This could, in turn, destabilise the whole world.
We Conservatives need to develop ideas and policies to respond to these threats – yet we are fumbling for answers.
So let’s start by coming to an understanding of the precise threat that Russia poses. Russian information and political …read more