A 14-year-old girl whose body was found in a Wolverhampton park has been named by West Midlands Police as Vicktorija Sokolova
Irish minister says funding for new schools is in National Development Plan
British delegate to UN: Russia breaks international treaties and ignores international law
UK envoy: The Syrian government is responsible for the chemical attack
Russian Ministry of Defense: Russia has evidences that U.K involved in "provocation" in Eastern Ghouta
KCNA: "Last year the U.K. raised concerns about the DPRK's nuclear forces posing 'a threat to London', and it is busy sending its warships to the region."
Russian Ambassador said OPCW "never supported the British version"
The Russian ambassador to the UK accuses the White Helmets of staging "fake chemical attacks" in Syria
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Russian ambassador to the UK likens possible military action against the Syrian government to the Iraq war
Russian ambassador to the UK Alexander Yakovenko says the UK Government hasn't presented any evidence regarding the Skripals and is "deliberately pursuing a policy of destroying all evidence"
Russian ambassador to the UK Alexander Yakovenko says Syrian Government had warned that rebels could stage a chemical attack
The Russian Embassy is publishing its own report on the Salisbury nerve gas attack, London ambassador Alexander Yakovenko announces, adding that the UK has still not produced any evidence to support its claims about the incident
"We cannot be sure Yulia's refusal to see us is genuine" says the Russian ambassador to the UK
German FM @HeikoMaas call for tougher stance towards Russia "Russia is increasingly hostile," he told. For the first time since WWII, "illegal chemical weapons" have been used in central Europe; cyber attacks seem to "have become part of Russian foreign policy."
UK national security adviser Sir Mark Sedwill says Russian intelligence agencies have been spying on Sergei and Yulia Skripal for at least five years
The letter to Yulia Skripal says the Novichok used in the attack in Salisbury was most likely to have been made at a laboratory in Shikhany, near Volgograd
The details are revealed in a letter from Sir Mark Sedwill, Theresa May's National Security Adviser, to Nato and have been released to counter Russian disinformation about the source of the attack
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Russia hacked Yulia Skripal's emails for five years and tested Novichok on door handles, bombshell intelligence dossier reveals
Russia accuses Boris Johnson of 'distorting' OPCW findings on Skripals
Russia on Skripal: no confirmation of poison origin in new report
U.S. Mission to OSCE: We agree with UK assessment that Russia is responsible for attack on UK soil using a chemical weapon. From Crimea to MH17 to the killing of Litvinenko, Russian denials of responsibility follow a familiar script
Body found in search for swimmer missing off Salthill in Galway
British ministers back action to deter Syrian chemical weapon use
Russian Deputy Prime Minister says international relations should not depend on the mood of one person when he wakes up in the morning
The first talks on the shape of a post-Brexit trading relationship will begin next week, EU official says
Jeremy Corbyn says "the Government appears to be waiting for instructions" from President Trump on how to proceed in Syria
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says UK military intervention in Syria risks "escalating an already devastating conflict" and the UK should press for an "independent UN-led investigation" of the alleged chemical attack
Guardian: Preparations for a possible Russian counter attack on the British base RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus were underway on Thursday in the event of US-led military action in Syria.
After hours long meeting, the British Cabinet has "agreed on the need to take further action" to deter further use of chemical weapons in Syria. The Prime Minister will "continue to work with allies in the United States and France to coordinate an international response"
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Cabinet backs PM on Syria, agreed chemical weapons use "cannot go unchallenged" and agreed "the need to take action to deter the further use of chemical weapons by the Assad government." No more specifics, prob guided by the fact the US is still to publicly agree its position.
EU regulators tell financial firms to prepare for Brexit
Moscow says fears UK has 'forcibly detained' former spy's daughter Yulia Skripal
Moscow says will not accept conclusions of OPCW chemical arms watchdog over former spy poisoning
The first question to Maria Zakharova (Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson) at her weekly briefing is about the British "provocation." She says it is linked to Syria, to the general anti-Russian narrative, and the internal narrative in Britain around things like Brexit.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Russia calls on Britain to provide information that Skripal's does not participate in the staged show
Russian deputy foreign minister says Russia needs to study OPCW report on Skripal case
Britain requests UN security council meet next week on chemical weapons watchdog report on Salisbury poisoning - Tweet
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NATO considers the use of chemical weapons as a threat to international peace and security. Those responsible must be held accountable. We must protect the ban on the use of chemical weapons – @jensstoltenberg
British Prime Minister Theresa May holding "war council" meeting
A Crown Prosecution Service spokesperson says "it is likely" charges would be brought against Cyril Smith had the same evidence been presented today and the approach to cases such as this "is very different today"
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson calls on Myanmar to release jailed Reuters journalists
Chemicals of the Novichok class were available to U.S and West laboratories since 1990s - Russia
Soviet nerve agent Novichok used in spy poisoning, chemical weapons watchdog confirms
The @OPCW has confirmed Britain's findings that a nerve agent used in an attack on a former spy and his daughter in England came from Russia
Blood samples tested by OPCW "confirm the findings of the UK relating to the identity of the toxic chemical"
No doubt Russia was responsible for the Salisbury attack using a military grade nerve agent, says @BorisJohnson.
Britain's parliament could block Brexit divorce bill: Brexit minister David Davis
Catalonia Ponsati extradition process in Scotland adjourned until May
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says he opposes military action in Syria and President Assad should be dealt with "by international law, by sanctions if necessary and by the United Nations"
London Metropolitan Police says a woman in her 20s has been arrested after a man in his 30s died following a stabbing in east London
Edinburgh court says the case on the extradition of Catalan politician Ponsati to Spain needs further procedural hearing
UK Chancellor warns of "catastrophe" for Ireland if UK and EU reach "no solution" in Brexit talks
Global chemical weapons watchdog the OPCW says to release statement at 1100 GMT on Skripal spy poisoning case
British PM May summons ministers to discuss possible military action in Syria