7:33PM Friday 16 March
A BBC reporter cornered Russian President Vladimir Putin at an agriculture event to ask about the poisoning of an ex-spy. He didn’t get his answer, but he did earn some admiration from his colleagues. Read More »
346 Days Ago This is very bad and not normal. (more…)
341 Days Ago According to the BBC, Russian ambassador to the European Union Vladimir Chizhov now says that the nerve agent used in the poisoning of 66-year-old former Russian spy-turned-double-agent Sergei Skripal and his 33-year-old daughter Yulia Skripal in the city of Salisbury, England may have actually came from a nearby… Read more...
346 Days Ago RT @KevinRothrock: Rex Tillerson said the poisoning of an ex-Russian spy in Britain would “certainly trigger a response" from the White Hou…
347 Days Ago Sergei Skripal was convicted of spying by Russia in 2006. Russia-made nerve agents, chemical weapons of war, were used to poison a former spy who was living in the United Kingdom, and his daughter.
345 Days Ago On March 4th, former Russian double-agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were found unconscious in Salisbury, England. They were the victims of an apparent poisoning.
345 Days Ago Moscow misses a midnight deadline to explain how a Russian ex-spy was poisoned in the U.K. with a deadly Soviet-era nerve agent, putting British Prime Minister Theresa May under pressure from lawmakers to take tough action.
338 Days Ago What: A late night segment on Donald Trump’s call congratulating Vladimir Putin on his not-at-all-suspicious election win. Who: Stephen Colbert. Why we care: Last night, the phrase “DO NOT CONGRATULATE” immediately started trending on Twitter once details emerged about how Trump’s aids prepped him for Tuesday’s phone call with Supreme Leader Vladimir Putin.
342 Days Ago Russia orders the expulsion of 23 British diplomats in response to a similar move by the U.K. government, which blames Moscow for the poisoning of an ex-double agent and his daughter in southern England.