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'Skripal suspects' tell Russian media they visited Britain as tourists

'Skripal suspects' tell Russian media they visited Britain as tourists

Two men accused by London of poisoning former spy Sergei Skripal told Russian media on Thursday they visited the British city of Salisbury for tourist purposes and denied having anything to do with the murder attempt.

Russia blasts 'unacceptable' new US sanctions

Russia blasts 'unacceptable' new US sanctions

The Kremlin on Thursday branded as ‘unacceptable’ new US sanctions against Russia over its alleged role in a nerve agent attack on a former spy, as the ruble and Russian stocks tumbled.

Skripals poisoned with nerve agent, watchdog confirms

Skripals poisoned with nerve agent, watchdog confirms

Sergei Skripal and his daughter were found unconscious on a bench in the English cathedral city of Salisbury on March 4.

UK minister visits scene where Russian double agent collapsed

UK minister visits scene where Russian double agent collapsed

Former double agent Sergei Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, have been in hospital since they were found unconscious on Sunday on a bench in the southern English cathedral city of Salisbury.

German police detain suspect in poisoned food extortion scheme

German police detain suspect in poisoned food extortion scheme

German police have detained a suspect in an extortion scheme that aimed to raise millions of euros from supermarkets by threatening to poison food products at their stores ...

Calendar Slam is family Slam for sisters Serena and Venus

Calendar Slam is family Slam for sisters Serena and Venus

Serena Williams and her family want winning the first calendar Grand Slam since 1988 to be a huge achievement if Serena does it, but not so big a deal if she fails.