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U.K. Expels Nearly 2 Dozen Russian Diplomats After Nerve Attack On Ex-Spy

9 monthes ago   |   By Time

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 cancel...
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U.K. Expels 23 Russian Diplomats Over Use Of Military-Grade Nerve Agent

U.K. Expels 23 Russian Diplomats Over Use Of Military-Grade Nerve Agent

9 monthes ago   |   By NPR

Prime Minister Theresa May has said Russia was likely behind a "barbaric act," the poisoning of a former Russian spy in Salisbury, England.
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