Britain wouldn’t have won the war without its eccentric geniuses.
British diplomats and Anglo-American types in Washington have a near-superstitious prohibition on uttering the words ‘Special Relationship’ to describe relations between Britain and America, lest the specialness itself vanish like a phantom at cock-crow.
Frank Olson had joined the Special Operations Division of the Army’s Biological Laboratory at Fort Detrick at its inception in 1950. He was issued a Q clearance, the civilian equivalent of the military’s top secret...
In the spring of 1990 I flew to Aspen, Colorado, to cover a summit meeting between Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and President George Herbert Walker Bush. This fairly routine political event took on sudden significance...
I am very pro-royal. Britain without them would be a sadder place.
Britain does not normally these days play a huge part in peacekeeping.
There is more than enough room in the world for Germany and Britain.
Hating Britain is a fundamental part of being British
I think Britain would be alright, if only we had a different Government.
England and America are two countries separated by the same language.
Over the years, the British had strategically pitted the Muslims against the Hindus, supporting the All India Muslim League and encouraging the notion that the Muslims were a distinct political community. Throughout British India, separate...
Sir, I shall not defeat you – I shall transcend you.