Prague mayor under police protection following Russian poisoning plot report A Russian diplomat brought the lethal poison ricin to Prague three weeks ago, the report says.
10:40, 28 April 2020
BBC: Salisbury Novichok attack poisoned second officer, Met confirms The officer received medical treatment and returned to duties shortly afterwards.
22:25, 15 August 2019
About 40,000 bee colonies killed by pesticides in Ukraine in 2019 Ukraine needs about two years to regain its position in the global honey market.
23:58, 12 August 2019
U.S. Department of State reveals insights into new sanctions on Russia over Skripal poisoning The measures will remain in place for a minimum of 12 months.
12:14, 03 August 2019
Third Skripal suspect linked to 2015 Bulgaria poisoning – Bellingcat Gebrev could think of two hypothetical reasons why he might have been targeted. One was his company's exports of specialized defense-related equipment to Ukraine.
23:59, 07 February 2019
British police release more video of Skripal poisoning suspects – media On November 22, police released footage appearing to show the two arriving and walking around Salisbury on March 4, the day the Skripals were found unconscious on a park bench in Salisbury.
10:43, 23 November 2018
U.S. says to issue chemical weapons-related sanctions against Russia – media The State Department did not say when the next batch of sanctions against Russia would be issued.
12:55, 07 November 2018
Putin "probably" involved in assassinations, poisonings - Trump The host confronted the U.S. president on why he never harshly criticizes the Russian leader.
17:00, 15 October 2018
Second Skripal poisoning suspect awarded Hero of Russia for Ukraine – Bellingcat Russia's highest award was given reportedly for Mishkin's activities either in Crimea or in relation to former Ukrainian president Yanukovych.
16:28, 09 October 2018
CIT posts Chepiga's driving licence with "Boshirov's" photo It is noted they've got this photo from an anonymous source, so it's hard to speak about the authenticity of the document.
15:33, 06 October 2018
Skripal poisoners could make way in politics, ex-Russian MP suggests The former legislator says Petrov and Chepiga-Boshirov could be elected to the State Duma or appointed governors, but after a change of power in Russia "questions to the crimes they have committed, will reemerge at full strength."
10:20, 04 October 2018
RFE/RL: Photo at Russian military academy adds to evidence about Skripal poisoning suspect Passport information and other data compiled by Bellingcat, however, revealed that the two suspects had links to Russian military intelligence, known as the GRU.
02:30, 03 October 2018
Avakov: One of Salisbury poisoning suspects identified as participant in Yanukovych's escape Avakov did not explicitly mention the Russian GRU military intelligence officer by name.
23:20, 02 October 2018
Number of residents poisoned by tap water in Russian-occupied Donbas sharply increased Mass poisoning by toxic tap water occurred in Russian-occupied town of Makiyivka a few days ago.
13:41, 28 September 2018
Third GRU agent who carried out Skripal reconnaissance mission identified by secret services – media The 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
Bellingcat: Skripal suspect Boshirov identified as GRU Colonel Anatoliy Chepiga In December 2014, Colonel Chepiga was awarded Russia's highest state award, Hero of the Russian Federation.
21:17, 26 September 2018
The Telegraph: Russian secret services in crisis over fallout from 'botched' Salisbury attack 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
BBC: Pussy Riot's Verzilov flown to Germany for treatment Verzilov is a joint citizen of both Russia and Canada.
10:40, 16 September 2018
UK foreign secretary compares Salisbury suspects' interview with tales of Russian "holidaymakers" in Ukraine The two Russian nationals explained their visit to the United Kingdom on Russian television, saying it was a holiday rather than business trip.
11:22, 14 September 2018