Gulf Times - Yulia-Skripal
EU sanctions Skripal suspects, Russia calls move groundless

EU sanctions Skripal suspects, Russia calls move groundless

The European Union sanctioned on Monday the heads of Russia's military intelligence and two of their officers blamed for poisoning a former Russian double agent in Britain last year, a decision Moscow dismissed as groundless.

Kremlin calls British allegations in spy poisoning unacceptable

Kremlin calls British allegations in spy poisoning unacceptable

The Kremlin denied on Thursday that Russia had been in any way involved in the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter, describing British accusations that an attack had been approved by senior Russian officials as "unacceptable".

Daughter in nerve agent poisoning leaves hospital

Daughter in nerve agent poisoning leaves hospital

Yulia Skripal, who was poisoned with a nerve agent in the English city of Salisbury along with her Russian ex-spy father, has been discharged from hospital, an official said Tuesday.

Sergei Skripal recovering rapidly, hospital says

Sergei Skripal recovering rapidly, hospital says

Former Russian spy Sergei Skripal is no longer in a critical condition and his health is improving rapidly, more than a month after he was poisoned with a nerve agent in England, the hospital treating him said on Friday.

Expelled Russian diplomats leave London embassy

Expelled Russian diplomats leave London embassy

Russian diplomats expelled from Britain in the worsening spat over the poisoning of a former double agent left the London embassy on Tuesday with their families in tow.

Russia says will investigate poisoning of Skripal's daughter

Russia says will investigate poisoning of Skripal's daughter

Russia's Investigative Committee said on Friday it had opened a criminal investigation into the attempted murder of Yulia Skripal, daughter of former double agent Sergei Skripal, and what it said was the attempted murder of another Russian in Britain.

Poor execution hurts Dodgers in loss to Mets

Poor execution hurts Dodgers in loss to Mets

The baseball rolled into Howie Kendrick’s glove, and Scott Kazmir appeared on the verge of a tidy ending to his evening. Kazmir had allowed the New York Mets to score in each of the three innings he pitched on Monday until he found his foot.