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The Latest: UK’s May says Russia in ‘flagrant’ breach of law

MOSCOW  /March 17, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  The Latest on the poisoning of ex-spy Sergei Skripal in Britain (all times local): 3:40 p.m. Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain “will consider our next steps in the coming days alongside our allies and partners” in a dispute with Russia over the nerve agent poisoning of a former … Continue reading The Latest: UK’s May says Russia in ‘flagrant’ breach of law

The Latest: UK police seek sightings of poisoned spy’s car

MOSCOW /March 17, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  The Latest on the poisoning of ex-spy Sergei Skripal in Britain (all times local): 2:15 p.m. British police are trying to reconstruct the movements of former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter in the crucial hours before they were found unconscious from nerve agent poisoning. Detectives are appealing for … Continue reading The Latest: UK police seek sightings of poisoned spy’s car

The Latest: UK to consider next steps in spy dispute

MOSCOW /March 17, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —   The Latest on the poisoning of ex-spy Sergei Skripal in Britain (all times local): 2 p.m. The British government has confirmed the expulsion of 23 of its diplomats from Russia, and says the U.K. National Security Council will meet early next week to consider the next steps in its … Continue reading The Latest: UK to consider next steps in spy dispute

The Latest: Russian lawmaker to UK: Don’t escalate crisis

MOSCOW  /March 17, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the poisoning of ex-spy Sergei Skripal in Britain (all times local): 12:55 p.m. A Russian lawmaker is warning Britain against escalating the crisis over the poisoning of a former Russian spy. Moscow and London have both ordered diplomats expelled in the deepening dispute. Vladimir Dzhabarov, deputy … Continue reading The Latest: Russian lawmaker to UK: Don’t escalate crisis

The Latest: Russia expels 23 UK diplomats in spy spat

MOSCOW/March 17, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The Latest on the poisoning of ex-spy Sergei Skripal in Britain (all times local): 11:30 a.m. Russia’s government is expelling 23 British diplomats and threatened further measures in retaliation in a growing diplomatic dispute over a nerve agent attack on a former spy in Britain. The Russian Foreign Ministry said in … Continue reading The Latest: Russia expels 23 UK diplomats in spy spat