Ashton a former Communist operative? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Morris Valentine
    • 28.12.09 | 04:40 (IST)

    One great unanswered question of UK politics - unanswered by Baroness Ashton, at least - is whether she received funds from the Soviet Union during her stint with the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. She has never come clean on the question, but it is widely supposed she was either a stooge or a knowing accomplice of the Kremlin. So far as I'm concerned, she has about as much honesty and credibility as she has good looks. MV

    from the article: Israel: EU official's 'occupation' remark casts pall on ties
    First published 12:24 17.12.09 | Last updated 13:32 19.12.09
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