Spy poisoning dispute

Russia summons British ambassador over spy poisoning dispute

MOSCOW /March 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Russia’s Foreign Ministry has summoned the British ambassador to Russia for talks in a heightening dispute over a nerve agent attack on a former spy in Britain. Russia is expected to announce the expulsion of some British diplomats in a retaliatory measure. British Prime Minister Theresa May this week … Continue reading Russia summons British ambassador over spy poisoning dispute

Russia vows to expel UK envoys in spy poisoning dispute

LONDON /March 15, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Russia will “certainly” expel British diplomats in a tit-for-tat response to Britain’s decision to send 23 Russians home over the poisoning of a former spy, Russia’s foreign minister said Thursday. Sergey Lavrov, speaking in remarks carried by the RIA Novosti news agency, said the move would come “soon,” but added … Continue reading Russia vows to expel UK envoys in spy poisoning dispute