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Timeline: The row over Alex Salmond’s Russia Today talk show

Alex Salmond will present his weekly show on Russia Today again on Thursday, despite calls for him to quit the Kremlin-backed broadcaster.

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Ruth Davidson calls for ban on RT "propaganda"

Ruth Davidson calls for ban on RT "propaganda"

Ruth Davidson has called for Russia Today (RT), the network that broadcasts Alex Salmond's television programme, to be banned in the UK as the SNP faced further pressure over its response to the former First Minister's position.
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Nicola Sturgeon urged to take action over SNP NEC member’s role on Salmond show

Nicola Sturgeon has been accused of turning a blind eye to a “direct funnel of money and influence” from the Kremlin into the SNP amid growing controversy over Alex Salmond’s contentious show on state-funded broadcaster Russia Today (RT).

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In pictures: Alex Salmond’s career

For many years Alex Salmond has been a prominent figure in Scottish politics.

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Defiant Alex Salmond says “I can say what I like” on Russia Today

A defiant Alex Salmond has declared he can “say what I like” on Russia Today (RT), claiming any move to shut down his television show would make a “mockery of freedom of speech”.

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Alex Salmond will respond to calls for Russia Today to be banned from UK. Picture: Scott Louden

Alex Salmond promises to respond to criticism on RT show

Alex Salmond will respond to growing pressure over his work for state-funded broadcaster Russia Today (RT) during his weekly programme, as the broadcast regulator signalled that it was ready to ban the channel from the UK.

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Alex Salmond accused of being 'Putin's useful idiot' amid calls to ban RT

Alex Salmond accused of being 'Putin's useful idiot' amid calls to ban RT

Alex Salmond is facing growing pressure to abandon his programme for the state-funded broadcaster Russia Today (RT) amid calls for the channel to be banned in the UK.
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Alex Salmond at his fringe show Unleashed.

Alex Salmond will answer questions about ‘Indyref 2 timeline’ on new tour

Alex Salmond has promised to answer questions about the prospect of a second independence referendum “if he is asked” about when indyref2 should take place.

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Alex Salmond speaking at the Scottish Independence Convention.

Alex Salmond calls for independence debate as he brands Theresa May ‘incompetent’

Alex Salmond has branded Theresa May as ‘incompetent’ describing her as the ‘worst prime minister’ he knows, and urged for debate about how to ‘get independence in nearest proximity.’

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Alex Salmond is taking his Fringe stage show on a UK tour

Alex Salmond is set to take his festival stage show on a UK tour.

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Alex Salmond has hosted a talk show on Russia Today since November last year. Picture: TSPL

Scots bookmaker offers odds on Alex Salmond ‘moving to Russia’

A Scots bookmaker is offering odds on former First Minister Alex Salmond relocating to Russia.

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UK politicians told to stop being ‘useful idiots’ by appearing on Russia Today

British politicians must stop being “useful idiots” by appearing on Kremlin-backed broadcasters, a former minister has said.

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Alex Salmond was a strong supporter of the sector while in office. Picture: Scott Louden

Alex Salmond: Brexit will cause huge damage to Scots renewable energy

Brexit could bring “huge damage” to Scotland’s renewable energy industry, former first minister Alex Salmond has said.

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Ukrainian Ambassador, Natalia Galibarenko, meets presiding officer Ken MacIntosh

Ukrainian ambassador says Alex Salmond is RT ‘puppet’

Ukrainian ambassador to UK Natalia Galibarenko has accused Alex Salmond of sacrificing his reputation to become “a puppet” on the Kremlin-backed RT television channel.

Alex Salmond hosts a weekly show on Russia Today

Viewers react to Alex Salmond’s Brexit interview on RT

Viewers tuning into the second Alex Salmond Show have had their say online about the RT programme.

Alex Salmond is hosting his RT chat show. Picture: Chris Radburn/PA Wire

Alex Salmond on RT: UK facing ‘total humiliation’ over Brexit

Alex Salmond beleives Britain is facing “total humiliation” over Brexit as he focused on leaving the EU in his second show on RT.

Alex Salmond promised big in his first weekly chat show. Pictured: Chris Radburn/PA Wire

Tom Peterkin: Alex Salmond was true to form, there was the Robert Burns quote

Alex Salmond opened his new weekly chat show by promising big. Famous politicians, “stars of stage and screen” and business figures would be appearing on Kremlin-backed RT with the former First Minister.

First edition of the Alax Salmond Show on RT with an exclusive interview with Catalan President Carles Puigdemont

Alex Salmond’s show on Kremlin-backed TV stokes controversy

Alex Salmond was last night embroiled in a “fake news” row following the broadcast of his inaugural chat show on the Kremlin-backed broadcaster RT.

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Alex Salmond writes to Theresa May about his RT show

Alex Salmond has written a letter of complaint to the Prime Minister following reports that Downing Street believed his TV programme on a Kremlin-backed broadcaster was ill-advised.

Alex Salmond is hosting his RT chat show. Picture: Chris Radburn/PA Wire

Viewers react to the first Alex Salmond Show on RT

Alex Salmond’s first show has been broadcast on Russia Today.

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