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UK expels 23 Russian diplomats over spy poisoning

7 monthes ago   |   By KOAT

Prime Minister Theresa May said Britain would clamp down on murky Russian money and strengthen its powers to impose sanctions on abusers of human rights.
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UK expelling 23 Russian diplomats over spy spat

UK expelling 23 Russian diplomats over spy spat

7 monthes ago   |   By National Post

LONDON - Britain is expelling 23 Russian diplomats after the nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy - the single biggest such expulsion since the Cold War.
Prime Minister Theresa May told the House of Commons on Wednesday that Russia has expressed “disdain” for Britain's wish for an explanation into the attempted murder of former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia. She says that Russia's actions “represent an unlawful use of force.”
May said the Russian diplomats have a week to leave Britain.
She also announced a range of economic and diplomatic measures, including a decision to...
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Britain Expels 23 Russian Diplomats Over Ex-Spy's Poisoning

7 monthes ago   |   By NY Times

Prime Minister Theresa May said it was the biggest expulsion of diplomats in more than 30 years.
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