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#Sergei Skripal

# sergei-skripal - Friday 1 March, 2019

Home of Sergei Skripal declared safe one year after novichok poisoning
# Salisbury
# Salisbury

Home of Sergei Skripal declared safe one year after novichok poisoning

Mar 1st 2019, 1:25 PM 7,371 Views 50 Comments

The final site of decontamination in Salisbury, the Skripal home, is safe following extensive cleaning.

# sergei-skripal - 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 15,127 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.

# sergei-skripal - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Putin labels poisoned former spy Sergei Skripal a 'traitor' and a 'scumbag'
# Et Tu Sergei
# Et Tu Sergei

Putin labels poisoned former spy Sergei Skripal a 'traitor' and a 'scumbag'

Oct 3rd 2018, 6:20 PM 13,279 Views 54 Comments

The Russian President was visibly angry when he was speaking about Skripal today in Moscow.

# sergei-skripal - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Suspect in British Novichok poisoning is actually a Russian colonel and former spy
# Ruslan Boshirov/anatoly Chepiga
# Ruslan Boshirov/anatoly Chepiga

Suspect in British Novichok poisoning is actually a Russian colonel and former spy

Sep 26th 2018, 10:50 PM 30,796 Views 102 Comments

British investigative team Bellingcat claims to have discovered that ‘Ruslan Boshirov’ is in fact FRU colonel Anatoly Chepiga.

# sergei-skripal - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Russian suspects in Salisbury poisoning say they were in UK as tourists
# Novichok
# Novichok

Russian suspects in Salisbury poisoning say they were in UK as tourists

Sep 13th 2018, 2:03 PM 14,172 Views 76 Comments

The two men accused denied having anything to do with the murder attempt in an interview with Russian media.

# sergei-skripal - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Putin says the two men named as suspects in Salisbury poisoning are 'civilians, not criminals'
# Novichok
# Novichok

Putin says the two men named as suspects in Salisbury poisoning are 'civilians, not criminals'

Sep 12th 2018, 8:41 AM 16,501 Views 69 Comments

Putin said the two men do not work for the military and called on them to come forward.

# sergei-skripal - Friday 7 September, 2018

Russians accused of carrying out Salisbury attack reportedly posed as businessmen to obtain visas
# UK
# UK

Russians accused of carrying out Salisbury attack reportedly posed as businessmen to obtain visas

Sep 7th 2018, 5:09 PM 15,149 Views 54 Comments

British authorities have issued arrest warrants for two suspected members of Russian military intelligence.

# sergei-skripal - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Police release images of Russian men and fake perfume bottle involved in fatal nerve agent attack
# Novichok
# Novichok

Police release images of Russian men and fake perfume bottle involved in fatal nerve agent attack

Updated Sep 5th 2018, 1:25 PM 31,271 Views 0 Comments

Sergei Skripal and his daughter were found poisoned in the English city of Salisbury in early March.

# sergei-skripal - 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.

# sergei-skripal - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Precautions in place to protect mourners at funeral of nerve agent victim
# Dawn Sturgess
# Dawn Sturgess

Precautions in place to protect mourners at funeral of nerve agent victim

Jul 29th 2018, 6:19 PM 19,695 Views 33 Comments

Dawn Sturgess was exposed to Novichok in England.

# sergei-skripal - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

'Unknown substance' hospitalises two in Salisbury close to where Skripals were poisoned
# Salisbury
# Salisbury

'Unknown substance' hospitalises two in Salisbury close to where Skripals were poisoned

Jul 4th 2018, 6:34 AM 11,723 Views 43 Comments

The incident happened less than 10 miles from where former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were poisoned.

# sergei-skripal - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Nerve agent used in Salisbury attack delivered in 'liquid form', UK government says
# Sergei Skripal
# Sergei Skripal

Nerve agent used in Salisbury attack delivered in 'liquid form', UK government says

Apr 17th 2018, 4:06 PM 11,031 Views 68 Comments

Work to decontaminate sites in Salisbury affected by the nerve agent begin today.

# sergei-skripal - 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 44,480 Views 56 Comments

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

Russia to UK over spy poisoning: 'You are playing with fire and you will be sorry'
# Diplomatic Tensions
# Diplomatic Tensions

Russia to UK over spy poisoning: 'You are playing with fire and you will be sorry'

Apr 6th 2018, 7:23 AM 12,933 Views 92 Comments

Britain has blamed Russia for the 4 March poisoning of Sergei Skripal and his daughter.

# sergei-skripal - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

'Perverse', 'grotesque', 'idiocy' - Britain and Russia face off in tense meeting
# Face Off
# Face Off

'Perverse', 'grotesque', 'idiocy' - Britain and Russia face off in tense meeting

Apr 4th 2018, 1:03 PM 11,950 Views 131 Comments

The crisis has sent the long-difficult relations between Russia and the West plummeting to new lows.

# sergei-skripal - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

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.

# sergei-skripal - Monday 2 April, 2018

Russia says Skripal poisoning is in UK's benefit as it is distracting from Brexit
# Diversion
# Diversion

Russia says Skripal poisoning is in UK's benefit as it is distracting from Brexit

Apr 2nd 2018, 12:57 PM 9,534 Views 122 Comments

Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said the British had “lost their sense of reality”.

# sergei-skripal - 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.

# sergei-skripal - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Skripals were poisoned with deadly nerve agent from front door of their own home, police say
# Russian Poisoning
# Russian Poisoning

Skripals were poisoned with deadly nerve agent from front door of their own home, police say

Mar 28th 2018, 10:12 PM 26,165 Views 97 Comments

The highest concentration of nerve agent was found at Sergei Skripal’s home address, according to Met Police.

# sergei-skripal - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

Russian ambassador: Ireland expelling diplomat is 'unwarranted, uncalled for, senseless and regrettable'
# Irish Russian Relations
# Irish Russian Relations

Russian ambassador: Ireland expelling diplomat is 'unwarranted, uncalled for, senseless and regrettable'

Mar 27th 2018, 5:37 PM 15,303 Views 180 Comments

Yury Filatov said the move jeopardised Irish-Russian relations.

Why has Ireland ousted a Russian diplomat, and how significant is it?
# Sergei Skripal
# Sergei Skripal

Why has Ireland ousted a Russian diplomat, and how significant is it?

Mar 27th 2018, 2:30 PM 22,983 Views 159 Comments

“Expelling diplomats is ‘cheap diplomacy’,” one expert said. “It’s a low-cost way of reacting, and it doesn’t cost anything financially.”

Russian Ambassador warns Ireland should use 'common sense' when considering diplomat expulsions
# Russia
# Russia

Russian Ambassador warns Ireland should use 'common sense' when considering diplomat expulsions

Mar 27th 2018, 7:39 AM 12,643 Views 101 Comments

The government is expected to decide whether to expel Russian diplomats later today.

# sergei-skripal - Friday 23 March, 2018

EU leaders agree Russia 'highly likely' to blame for nerve agent attack
# Sergei Skripal
# Sergei Skripal

EU leaders agree Russia 'highly likely' to blame for nerve agent attack

Mar 23rd 2018, 7:15 AM 6,257 Views 43 Comments

Some states are also now considering following Britain’s lead in expelling Russian diplomats.

# sergei-skripal - 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 12,536 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.

# sergei-skripal - 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 9,440 Views 70 Comments

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

Putin records best ever election performance (but western leaders aren't lining up to congratulate him)
# In The Cold
# In The Cold

Putin records best ever election performance (but western leaders aren't lining up to congratulate him)

Mar 19th 2018, 6:50 AM 26,061 Views 101 Comments

So far only close allies have congratulated him as Moscow’s relations with the West disintegrate.

Ireland 'fully supports' UK's efforts to punish those behind 'heinous' poisoning of former spy
# Salisbury
# Salisbury

Ireland 'fully supports' UK's efforts to punish those behind 'heinous' poisoning of former spy

Mar 19th 2018, 6:00 AM 8,178 Views 48 Comments

Russia has denied involvement in the poisoning.

# sergei-skripal - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Chemical weapons experts heading to UK in Russia spy case
# Sergei Skripal
# Sergei Skripal

Chemical weapons experts heading to UK in Russia spy case

Mar 18th 2018, 1:42 PM 10,487 Views 38 Comments

Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia are in a critical condition.

# sergei-skripal - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Britain to expel 23 Russian diplomats after former double agent poisoned
# Sergei Skripal
# Sergei Skripal

Britain to expel 23 Russian diplomats after former double agent poisoned

Mar 14th 2018, 12:55 PM 26,964 Views 226 Comments

“The Russian state was culpable of the attempted murder” of spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia, May said.

# sergei-skripal - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

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.

# sergei-skripal - Monday 12 March, 2018

Theresa May: It is 'highly likely' Russia was responsible for nerve agent spy attack
# Sergei Skripal
# Sergei Skripal

Theresa May: It is 'highly likely' Russia was responsible for nerve agent spy attack

Mar 12th 2018, 5:25 PM 17,015 Views 159 Comments

Sergei Skripal, 66, and his 33-year-old daughter Yulia remain in a critical condition in hospital.

# sergei-skripal - Sunday 11 March, 2018

Diners and pubgoers in Salisbury told to wash belongings after traces of poison found
# Russian Spy
# Russian Spy

Diners and pubgoers in Salisbury told to wash belongings after traces of poison found

Mar 11th 2018, 4:46 PM 13,674 Views 9 Comments

England’s chief medical officer said the risk to the public is low.

# sergei-skripal - Saturday 10 March, 2018

More than 200 witnesses identified in probe into poisoning of Russian ex-spy in UK
# Sergei Skripal
# Sergei Skripal

More than 200 witnesses identified in probe into poisoning of Russian ex-spy in UK

Mar 10th 2018, 6:12 PM 9,303 Views 6 Comments

One of the police officers who was injured in the attack has said today that he’s “no hero”.

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 8,774 Views 34 Comments

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

# sergei-skripal - Friday 9 March, 2018

Police ask military to help remove objects from scene where former spy was found unconscious
# Salisbury
# Salisbury

Police ask military to help remove objects from scene where former spy was found unconscious

Mar 9th 2018, 11:45 AM 12,616 Views 72 Comments

Russia has said the claim it poisoned Sergei Skripal is ‘propaganda’.

# sergei-skripal - Thursday 8 March, 2018

UK vows action over ex-spy poisoning as police confirm 21 people hurt
# Spy
# Spy

UK vows action over ex-spy poisoning as police confirm 21 people hurt

Mar 8th 2018, 9:48 PM 46,284 Views 58 Comments

The probe is now an attempted murder investigation.

# sergei-skripal - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

UK warns foreign states over Russian ex-spy's suspected poisoning
# Salisbury
# Salisbury

UK warns foreign states over Russian ex-spy's suspected poisoning

Mar 6th 2018, 7:35 PM 35,069 Views 118 Comments

A former Russian spy and his daughter were found unconscious on a bench in England yesterday.