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# nerve-agent - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Traces of nerve agent Novichok found in second Salisbury police officer's blood
# Salisbury
# Salisbury

Traces of nerve agent Novichok found in second Salisbury police officer's blood

Aug 15th 2019, 3:34 PM 14,265 Views 5 Comments

The attempted assassination the Skripals was done using Novichok in March 2018.

# nerve-agent - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Parents of Novichok victim query why UK settled ex-spy Sergei Skripal in Salisbury
# Dawn Sturgess
# Dawn Sturgess

Parents of Novichok victim query why UK settled ex-spy Sergei Skripal in Salisbury

Feb 16th 2019, 11:58 AM 15,133 Views 39 Comments

Dawn Sturgess died after coming into contact with a nerve agent allegedly used in last year’s poisoning of Skripal and his daughter.

# nerve-agent - Monday 17 September, 2018

Novichok ruled out after couple fall ill in UK town hit by poisoning
# Panic
# Panic

Novichok ruled out after couple fall ill in UK town hit by poisoning

Sep 17th 2018, 9:12 AM 14,550 Views 20 Comments

Police said the couple, a man in his 40s and a woman in her 30s, were assessed in hospital where they remained under observation.

# nerve-agent - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

US hits Russia with sanctions over nerve agent attack in England
# Novichok
# Novichok

US hits Russia with sanctions over nerve agent attack in England

Aug 8th 2018, 8:46 PM 14,932 Views 118 Comments

A former Russian spy and his daughter were exposed to Novichok in March.

# nerve-agent - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Britain asks world's chemical warfare watchdog to extend Novichok probe
# Chemical Warfare
# Chemical Warfare

Britain asks world's chemical warfare watchdog to extend Novichok probe

Aug 7th 2018, 2:19 PM 6,874 Views 47 Comments

Dawn Sturgess died after she handled what she thought was a bottle of perfume, given to her by her partner Charlie Rowley.

# nerve-agent - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Man exposed to Novichok nerve agent in UK is no longer critical, hospital says
# Charlie Rowley
# Charlie Rowley

Man exposed to Novichok nerve agent in UK is no longer critical, hospital says

Jul 11th 2018, 1:51 PM 5,457 Views 36 Comments

Charlie Rowley and Dawn Sturgess, who has since died, fell ill last weekend in Amesbury, near the town of Salisbury.

# nerve-agent - Monday 9 July, 2018

Novichok poisoning: Police search for container they believe couple 'must have handled'
# Salisbury
# Salisbury

Novichok poisoning: Police search for container they believe couple 'must have handled'

Updated Jul 9th 2018, 2:13 PM 27,241 Views 142 Comments

Dawn Sturgess and a man named locally as Charlie Rowley (45) fell ill last weekend in Amesbury, near the town of Salisbury.

# nerve-agent - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Public in Salisbury warned not to pick up unknown objects after couple exposed to nerve agent
# Novichok
# Novichok

Public in Salisbury warned not to pick up unknown objects after couple exposed to nerve agent

Updated Jul 5th 2018, 1:10 PM 26,191 Views 75 Comments

Police are investigating if the latest nerve agent poisoning is linked to the last Salisbury incident.

# nerve-agent - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Daughter of ex-Russian spy poisoned by nerve agent refuses consular assistance from Russian embassy
# Nerve Agent
# Nerve Agent

Daughter of ex-Russian spy poisoned by nerve agent refuses consular assistance from Russian embassy

Apr 11th 2018, 9:27 PM 16,121 Views 73 Comments

Skripal was discharged from hospital on Monday, more than a month after the 4 March nerve agent attack.

# nerve-agent - Friday 6 April, 2018

The pets of Russian spy poisoned in Salisbury are dead - UK government
# Skripals
# Skripals

The pets of Russian spy poisoned in Salisbury are dead - UK government

Apr 6th 2018, 12:22 PM 44,482 Views 56 Comments

Russia had raised questions about the condition of the Skripals’ pet cat and two guinea pigs.

# nerve-agent - Thursday 5 April, 2018

Yulia Skripal says her 'strength is growing daily', in first statement since Salisbury poisoning
# Salisbury
# Salisbury

Yulia Skripal says her 'strength is growing daily', in first statement since Salisbury poisoning

Apr 5th 2018, 4:05 PM 10,883 Views 41 Comments

Sergei and Yulia Skripal were found unconscious in the English town of Salisbury on 4 March.

# nerve-agent - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

UK scientists unable to prove nerve agent was Russian-made
# Novichok
# Novichok

UK scientists unable to prove nerve agent was Russian-made

Apr 3rd 2018, 5:22 PM 20,949 Views 90 Comments

Analysts had identified it as military-grade Novichok, but they had not proved it was made in Russia.

Russian ambassador on expulsion of Irish diplomat: 'Every action finds its counteraction'
# Poisoning
# Poisoning

Russian ambassador on expulsion of Irish diplomat: 'Every action finds its counteraction'

Apr 3rd 2018, 1:25 PM 29,256 Views 126 Comments

Yury Filatov said he is still optimistic about Ireland’s future relationship with Russia.

# nerve-agent - Friday 30 March, 2018

Russia escalates action against European countries as it puts UK diplomats on notice
# Skripal Poisoning
# Skripal Poisoning

Russia escalates action against European countries as it puts UK diplomats on notice

Mar 30th 2018, 2:20 PM 21,517 Views 99 Comments

Yulia Skripal, meanwhile, is “rapidly improving” in her condition in hospital.

# nerve-agent - Thursday 29 March, 2018

Yulia Skripal 'improving rapidly' after nerve agent attack as police cordon off playground near home
# Russian Spy
# Russian Spy

Yulia Skripal 'improving rapidly' after nerve agent attack as police cordon off playground near home

Mar 29th 2018, 5:16 PM 15,267 Views 38 Comments

While she is no longer critical, the condition of her father Sergei remains serious after the attack.

# nerve-agent - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Policeman injured in UK nerve agent attack leaves hospital
# Salisbury
# Salisbury

Policeman injured in UK nerve agent attack leaves hospital

Mar 22nd 2018, 8:30 PM 12,537 Views 46 Comments

A judge today ruled that blood samples from former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, who have been left in a coma following the attack, can be released for testing.

# nerve-agent - Monday 19 March, 2018

Boris Johnson says Russia's poisoning denials 'grow increasingly absurd'
# Sergei Skripal
# Sergei Skripal

Boris Johnson says Russia's poisoning denials 'grow increasingly absurd'

Mar 19th 2018, 12:54 PM 9,441 Views 70 Comments

The Kremlin has denied its involvement in the poisoning of a former double agent and his daughter in Salisbury.

# nerve-agent - Saturday 17 March, 2018

'Doesn't change the facts': May responds to Russia's ousting of UK diplomats
# Spy Poisoning
# Spy Poisoning

'Doesn't change the facts': May responds to Russia's ousting of UK diplomats

Mar 17th 2018, 1:20 PM 15,184 Views 84 Comments

The British Council said it was ‘profoundly disappointed’ after Russia banned its cultural operations.

# nerve-agent - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Explainer: What we know about Russia's Novichok nerve agents
# Poison
# Poison

Explainer: What we know about Russia's Novichok nerve agents

Mar 13th 2018, 7:00 PM 13,508 Views 59 Comments

The agent is an ultra-fine powder, made up of several components that would have been mixed safely by the assassin.

Moscow calls Britain's spy attack accusations a 'dirty attempt to discredit Russia'
# Nerve Agent
# Nerve Agent

Moscow calls Britain's spy attack accusations a 'dirty attempt to discredit Russia'

Mar 13th 2018, 2:40 PM 18,997 Views 113 Comments

The nerve agent Novichok is believed to have been used.

# nerve-agent - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Spy poisoning in Britain: Who stands to gain?
# Attempted Murder
# Attempted Murder

Spy poisoning in Britain: Who stands to gain?

Mar 10th 2018, 8:15 AM 8,776 Views 34 Comments

Sergei Skripal, 66 moved to Britain in a 2010 spy swap.