Russia hits back in spy poisoning row as experts called in
Russia hit back at Britain in the spy poisoning row on Monday, demanding proof of its alleged involvement in a nerve agent attack, as international weapons experts arrived to take samples of the toxic substance.
EU supports UK as Russia hits back in spy poisoning row
The European Union offered "unqualified solidarity" with Britain on Monday over a nerve agent attack blamed on Russia, as international weapons experts visited to take a sample of the chemical for testing.
Britain's claim Putin ordered ex-spy poisoning 'unforgiveable': Kremlin
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Friday said statements by British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson tying Russian President Vladimir Putin to the attack on an ex-double agent were "shocking and unforgiveable".
Britain set to announce action against Russia over spy poisoning
British Prime Minister Theresa May was expected to announce retaliatory action against Russia on Wednesday after Moscow rejected her "unfounded accusations" over the poisoning of a Russian former double agent on UK soil.
Russia rejects Britain's ultimatum, wants access to nerve agent
Russia on Tuesday rejected Britain's demand that Moscow provide an explanation over the poisoning of an ex-double agent and said London should provide Moscow with access to the nerve agent.
UK races to find source of nerve agent in ex-Russian spy attack
British detectives on Thursday scrambled to find the source of the nerve agent used in the "brazen and reckless" attempted murder of a Russian former double-agent and his daughter.
UK says would respond 'robustly' if a state behind ex-spy collapse
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson warned Tuesday that Britain would respond "robustly" if it emerged that a government was behind the suspected poisoning of a former Russian double agent.