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Nord Stream 2 poses major threat to environment in Baltic Sea over WW2-era chemical munitions – expertsMassive volumes of chemical warfare agents were at different periods dumped in the area along the planned pipe-laying route.
16:15, 03 November 2019
Trump has been loath to antagonize Russian President Vladimir Putin, but was moved to action by a bipartisan group of lawmakers.
11:05, 02 August 2019
Williamson will highlight close U.S.-UK military links and echo Trump's call for NATO countries to increase their spending, citing a need to better handle what Williamson called Russian provocation.
09:57, 11 February 2019
Two senior GRU officers - now identified as Colonel Anatoliy Chepiga and Alexander Mishkin, a military doctor - were despatched to Salisbury to carry out the nerve agent attack on March 4.
17:18, 14 October 2018
Hunt also said Britain was “going to close the net on the GRU.”
10:40, 01 October 2018
Third GRU agent who carried out Skripal reconnaissance mission identified by secret services – mediaThe GRU officer is expected to have reported back on details such as the layout of the cul de sac and which door Mr. Skripal used to enter the property.
11:42, 28 September 2018
British officials believe the two suspects accused by Scotland Yard of the attack were wheeled out on Russian state-sponsored television as punishment for leaving a trail of evidence during the operation to target Col Skripal.
09:49, 17 September 2018
Two Russians suspected of Salisbury poisoning explain their visit to UK in interview to Russia's state mediaThey have also commented on the British police's theory that they had brought a Nina Ricci perfume bottle full of the Novichok toxic nerve agent.
15:42, 13 September 2018
These men are officers of the Russian military intelligence service, the GRU, the spokesman stresses.
22:50, 12 September 2018
Whitehall sources said establishing who they met in Geneva was now "absolutely key to the ongoing investigation".
12:22, 08 September 2018
The dose of nerve agent brought into the UK was strong enough to kill 4,000 people.
16:40, 07 September 2018
They are thought to have been using the names as aliases and are about 40.
13:40, 05 September 2018
"The recklessness of the Russian state in bringing a nerve agent in to the UK, and total disregard for the safety of the public, is appalling and irresponsible," UK foreign secretary said.
11:00, 05 September 2018
Officers think several Russians were involved in the attempted murder of the former double agent and daughter Yulia in Salisbury and are looking for more than one suspect.
11:17, 19 July 2018
The death of Sturgess was being investigated as a murder, police said in a statement.
09:00, 09 July 2018
Britain blames Russia for the assassination attempt, but Moscow denies any involvement.
13:20, 06 July 2018
The priority for the investigation team now, is to establish how the two people have come into contact with the nerve agent.
09:00, 05 July 2018
Both are believed to have fled the UK within 24 hours of the bungled assassination on March 4.
11:04, 03 July 2018
Ms. Skripal was released on April 9 and was moved to a secure location.
13:29, 18 May 2018
Mr Skripal is still in hospital but no longer in a critical condition, while his daughter was discharged last month.
11:12, 14 May 2018