Sanctions, cyberattack among possible UK moves on Russia
March 14, 2018
LONDON (AP) — Britain has given Moscow until midnight Tuesday to explain how a Russian-made nerve agent came to poison a former spy in Britain. If no explanation is given, Prime Minister Theresa May says Russia will be hit by "extensive" retaliatory measures.
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said U.K. officials are speaking to allies in the European Union and beyond to draw up a "commensurate but robust" response to the attack, which has left Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in critical condition.
Britain has faced a similar crisis before. After former Russian agent Alexander Litvinen...
For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.