Police wear protective suits in investigation into new Novichok poisonings

UK police wearing full-body protective gear have entered a hostel in Salisbury as they attempt to locate where two people came into contact with the nerve agent Novichok. A 44-year-old woman and a 45-year-old man have been hospitalised and are now critically ill after coming into contact with Novichok, the same toxin used against Russian…

Ex-spy Sergei Skripal released from hospital after poisoning

Former spy Sergei Skripal has been released from Salisbury Hospital, where he has been recovering from a military-grade nerve-agent attack for more than two months. Mr Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, were both found unconscious on a bench after an attack using nerve agents associated with the Soviet Union. British Prime Minister Theresa May has…