Traces of the Novichok nerve agent have been found in the blood of a second police officer following the chemical attack in Salisbury last year, the Metropolitan Police said.
Theresa May condemned Vladimir Putin’s “irresponsible” actions in a frosty meeting between the two leaders dominated by exchanges about the Salisbury nerve agent attack.
Theresa May and Vladimir Putin have begun talks in which the Prime Minister will call for the Salisbury nerve agent attack suspects to face justice.
Theresa May will make it “absolutely clear” to Vladimir Putin that the two suspects in the Salisbury nerve agent attack should face justice.
Theresa May will sit down with Russian president Vladimir Putin and call for the suspects in the Salisbury nerve agent attack to face justice.
Theresa May is to hold talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin when the two leaders attend the G20 summit in Osaka, Downing Street has said.
Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has praised the robust response of the UK’s Nato allies to the Salisbury Novichok attack, suggesting it would make Russia think twice in future.
BRITAIN is expelling 23 Russian diplomats in response to the nerve agent attack on ex-spy Sergei Skripal in Salisbury.