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Sergei Skripal

NATO to have urgent meet on poisoning of Navalny

Western leaders have demanded answers from Kremlin after Berlin said there was evidence that he had been afflicted by the infamous Novichok

04 Sep 2020 2:46 PM

UK spy poisoning suspect part of Russian military intelligence: report

Report says Chepiga is highly-decorated GRU officer with rank of colonel, who assumed identify of Ruslan Boshirov for undercover mission.

27 Sep 2018 1:06 PM

Two Skripal poisoning suspects are 'civilians', says Putin

The British government has said Putin is ultimately responsible for the attack, a claim the Kremlin has strongly denied.

12 Sep 2018 1:49 PM

UK says Putin 'ultimately' responsible for spy poisoning

Britain has previously pointed the finger at Moscow for the March 4 attack, sparking furious denials.

06 Sep 2018 2:15 PM

Spy plot: UK names two Russian GRU men

The UK police revealed images of the two men they said had flown to Britain for a weekend in March.

06 Sep 2018 5:14 AM


UK woman dies after being exposed to nerve agent Novichok

Theresa May said she was 'appalled and shocked' by the death of Dawn Sturgess, one of two people who fell ill last weekend in Amesbury.

09 Jul 2018 9:45 AM

Skripal nerve agent row: A counter-view

Double agent Sergei Skripal was swapped by Russia with the US in 2010 and sent for safekeeping to UK.

11 Apr 2018 12:40 AM

You’re playing with fire, you’ll be sorry: Russia to Britain at UN over spy poisoning

It was the second showdown between Russia and Britain at the world body since the March 4 nerve agent attack.

06 Apr 2018 3:20 PM

Russia points fingers at Britain and US over 'grotesque' spy poisoning

British and Russian officials faced off at a closed-door meeting for the first time since the poisoning of the Skripals on March 4.

04 Apr 2018 6:55 PM

The ex-KGB spymaster who’s tamed the West

Mr Putin has outlasted three American Presidents and is likely to stay on even after Mr Trump departs.

20 Mar 2018 5:52 AM


Spy poisoning standoff: Russian foreign ministry summons UK envoy

Russia is expected to announce the expulsion of some British diplomats in a retaliatory measure.

17 Mar 2018 1:15 PM

Moscow asserts it will retaliate soon to May firing of envoys over spy poisoning

‘The British government made a choice for confrontation with Russia,’ the Russian foreign ministry said in a statement.

15 Mar 2018 12:55 PM

First in 30 years: UK expels 23 Russian diplomats over spy poisoning

Theresa May also said that UK is suspending high-level diplomatic contact with Russia over spy poisoning.

14 Mar 2018 7:02 PM

UK ministers to probe Russian ex-spy’s mysterious poisoning, Kremlin suspected

Britain has cautioned Russia that if the Kremlin was behind any poisoning then there will be grave consequences.

07 Mar 2018 7:27 PM