In writing my political thrillers, I read many news sources to get ideas; and then use this background to hone my fictional storylines so the books have an element of reality.
My Facebook Page [Antim Straus, Author] presents many of the articles I find interesting and relevant to my books. Since many articles are blocked by a paywall, I copy the text here for your review.
In too many cases, the old adage is true: “You can’t make it up.”
How Putin’s Right-Hand Man Took Out Prigozhin
Nikolai Patrushev, a top ally of the Russian leader for decades, put in motion the assassination of the mutinous chief of the Wagner mercenary group