Samples of the unknown substance have been sent to Porton Down military research facility, 2 people are in critical condition after being exposed to the mystery substance in Amesbury, Wiltshire, England.

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23 September 2018
Home Secretary Sajid Javid will chair Cobra emergency committee meeting tomorrow morning on Amesbury2 month ago
Home Secretary Sajid Javid will chair Cobra emergency committee meeting tomorrow morning on Amesbury
Scotland Yard confirm the two critically ill people from Amesbury were exposed to novichok - the nerve agent that was used to poison the Skripals in Salisbury four months ago.2 month ago
Scotland Yard confirm the two critically ill people from Amesbury were exposed to novichok - the nerve agent that was used to poison the Skripals in Salisbury four months ago.
The Amesbury couple had visited Queen Elizabeth Gardens in Salisbury - cordoned off. Investigators are trying to ascertain whether Skripal Novichok was prepared there, and Amesbury couple came in contact with residue
2 month ago
U.K. transport aircraft has been seriously damaged in an accident in the Syrian desert. The damage was caused after a heavy landing during a covert mission. The aircraft, a C-130J Hercules, was used by the British SAS (Special Forces) in special missions in Iraq and Syria.
@MichelBarnier: EU27 consultations. In Vilnius today. Delighted to meet again with President @Grybauskaite_LT. United at 27, sticking to EU's values and principles, and looking forward to building an ambitious future relationship with the United Kingdom
2 month ago
Salisbury: Finally the victims are publicly identified. Charlie Rowley and Dawn Sturgess
2 month ago
UK wants to set own fishing access rules after Brexit - document
2 month ago
Work and Pensions Secretary Esther McVey has apologised in the House of Commons for "inadvertently misleading" Parliament over the National Audit Office's report on the roll-out of Universal Credit
2 month ago
Samples of the unknown substance have been sent to Porton Down military research facility, 2 people are in critical condition after being exposed to the mystery substance in Amesbury, Wiltshire, England.
2 month ago
PM May: I hope that members across the House will congratulate the success of the football team As we leave the EU we have an opportunity to build on that close relationship with allies like Australia
2 month ago
Met police from the counter terrorism network are working jointly with colleagues from Wiltshire Police after two people have been been exposed to an unknown substance in Amesbury . A major incident was declared by the MET
2 month ago
Sky Sources: Counter-terror police are investigating the "major incident" in Amesbury in Wiltshire
2 month ago
Arch-Brexiteer Gove says no senior British ministers will resign over Brexit
A police cordon on Belle Vale Road in Liverpool after a 16-year-old boy was fatally stabbed
2 month ago
Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg decries 'fake news' amid claims of 'coup'
2 month ago
Public Health England's @PHE_uk advice is currently: "Based upon the number of casualties affected, is that it is not believed that there is a significant health risk to the wider public. This will be continually assessed as further information becomes known."
2 month ago
No-deal Brexit 'disastrous' for business, U.K. minister says
2 month ago
No massive police presence in Amesbury so far. No sign - yet - of any counter terrorism officers.
Amesbury incident - police near flat on Muggleton Road where two people apparently found unconscious.2 month ago
Amesbury incident - police near flat on Muggleton Road where two people apparently found unconscious.
2 people exposed to unknown substance near Salisbury in England; police declare major incident
2 month ago
Wiltshire Police have declared a major incident after it's suspected that two people might have been exposed to an 'unknown substance' in Amesbury. Both are in a critical condition at Salisbury District Hospital.
Still more from NATO ASW Exercise Dynamic Mongoose last week: Dutch frigate VAN SPEIJK F828; Spain's ALVARO DE BAZAN F101 with Dutch VAN AMSTEL F831 at left; and KOSCIUSZKO 273 again.2 month ago
Still more from NATO ASW Exercise Dynamic Mongoose last week: Dutch frigate VAN SPEIJK F828; Spain's ALVARO DE BAZAN F101 with Dutch VAN AMSTEL F831 at left; and KOSCIUSZKO 273 again.
Secretary Mattis tells his UK counterpart @GavinWilliamson that the UK military's edge is at risk of erosion and that a global nation like the UKwill require a level of defense spending beyond what we would expect from allies with only regional interests2 month ago
Secretary Mattis tells his UK counterpart @GavinWilliamson that the UK military's edge is "at risk of erosion" and that "a global nation like the UKwill require a level of defense spending beyond what we would expect from allies with only regional interests"
Ryanair pilots in Ireland to strike for 24 hrs on Thurs 12 July - will notify airline of further stoppages in due course. Available for engagement
U.S. includes main ally Britain in letters demanding higher defense spending
EU nationals should not have to pay £65 cost of registering to stay in the UK after Brexit, @guyverhofstadt says
Dutch PM joins calls from UK business for 'urgent Brexit clarity'
[email protected] Donald Tusk speaking at @Europarl_EN on Brexit: We cannot make progress until solid backstop proposal is presented by UK and accepted by Ireland We hope upcoming White Paper will bring necessary clarity, realism and impetus to negotiations
Tusk: The sooner EU27 gets precise UK proposal on Irish border, the better the chance to finalise Brexit talks this year. 'Put simply, we cannot make progress unless a solid backstop is presented by the UK and accepted by our Irish friends.'
2 month ago
Mercer: "There are enough people in Defence and this country as a whole who have learnt enough painful lessons over the last twenty years that will give you honest advice."
2 month ago
Directed at the PM with Williamson in mind: "If you have no confidence that what you are being told on Defence is not correct or balanced, then seek help elsewhere."
2 month ago
Mercer: "I can still go to any city in this country, and look any eighteen-year-old in the eye and tell them that joining the Military is the single best thing you can do as a young person in Britain today. The offer has declined, but the basics are still there."
2 month ago
Mercer: "The Military prides itself on its values most particularly of loyalty, discipline and selfless endeavor. This must be reflected at all times in the civilian control of the Military"
2 month ago
Mercer: "This serious debate needs to be had by serious people making serious contributions to a serious matter."
2 month ago
Mercer: "The way some of this has been played out in the public domain has been entirely mis-informed, dangerously undermining of any logical and opinion forming strategy that could win support for more funding, and frankly embarrassing for all concerned."
2 month ago
Speaking at RUSI, @JohnnyMercerUK takes a swipe at @GavinWilliamson: "What we do not want to see is a change of Prime Minister."
2 month ago
London Fire Brigade says six fire engines and 35 firefighters have been called to a fire at a block of flats in West Hampstead in northwest London
Hugs for Theresa May from Dutch PM. Just laughs when asked if EU will support a third way plan Brexit
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