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UK readies response to Russia after spy deadline passes

9 monthes ago   |   By ABC News

Britain's prime minister is chairing a meeting of the country's national security council after Moscow ignored a midnight deadline to explain how a nerve agent developed by the Soviet Union was used against a former spy in England
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U.K. PM May's deadline for Putin to explain nerve agent poisoning expires. So what now?

U.K. PM May's deadline for Putin to explain nerve agent poisoning expires. So what now?

9 monthes ago   |   By National Post

LONDON - Britain's prime minister was chairing a meeting of the country's national security council Wednesday after Moscow ignored a midnight deadline to explain how a nerve agent developed by the Soviet Union was used against a former spy in England.
Theresa May is set to announce a range of economic and diplomatic measures against Russia in response to the assault on Sergei and Yulia Skripal. The father and daughter remain in critical condition in a hospital in Salisbury, southwestern England.
May said Monday that Russia is “highly likely” to blame, and that Moscow faced “extensive”...
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