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MOSCOW | Russian suspects in poisoning: We were in UK as tourists

MOSCOW — The two Russian men spun an unlikely tale of hapless tourists defeated by grim British weather: They traveled more than 1,000 miles to see England’s famed Salisbury Cathedral but were turned back by slush and snow, then returned the next day and spent two hours exploring the “beautiful” city. British officials had a … Continue reading MOSCOW | Russian suspects in poisoning: We were in UK as tourists

Contamination in ex-spy case ups pressure on UK to act

SALISBURY, England /March 11, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —The health implications of the nerve agent attack on a Russian ex-spy and his adult daughter broadened Sunday after British officials said limited traces of contamination were found in a restaurant and a pub in the English city of Salisbury. Public health officials said the risk of others being sickened … Continue reading Contamination in ex-spy case ups pressure on UK to act