Map. History of UK conflict

20 July 2018
Sussex Police dealing with a shooting in Bexhill Road in St Leonards. .
4 month ago
UK police opens murder investigation over the death of Nikolai Glushkov, who was close to Putin rival Berezovsky
A murder investigation has been launched following the death of 68-year-old Nikolay Glushkov in New Malden - A post-mortem has given cause of death as compression to the neck
HMS Trenchant breaking through the ice to join @USNavy at the @ArticSubLab camp4 month ago
HMS Trenchant breaking through the ice to join @USNavy at the @ArticSubLab camp
USS Maryland, a @USNavy ballistic missile submarine, arrives at Her Majesty's Naval Base Clyde, Scotland (Faslane), March 16, 2018. The port visit strengthens cooperation between the US and UK, and demonstrates US capability, flexibility, and continuing commitment to @NATO allies.4 month ago
USS Maryland, a @USNavy ballistic missile submarine, arrives at Her Majesty's Naval Base Clyde, Scotland (Faslane), March 16, 2018. The port visit strengthens cooperation between the US and UK, and demonstrates US capability, flexibility, and continuing commitment to @NATO allies.
4 month ago
A Downing Street spokesperson says Prime Minister Theresa May has met Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni and he has given his support to the UK following the nerve agent attack in Salisbury
4 month ago
Russia opens 'murder' probe into death of Russian Nikolai Glushkov in UK
4 month ago
Russia opens probe into 'attempted premeditated murder' of Skripal daughter
Russia boycott World Cup2 018 not on the cards, Merkel tells press after meeting Sweden's PM who adds Oslo's backing to Statement calling on Russia to explain Salisbury attack - other EU countries expected to follow suit at EU Summit next week4 month ago
Russia boycott World Cup2 018 not on the cards, Merkel tells press after meeting Sweden's PM who adds Oslo's backing to Statement calling on Russia to explain Salisbury attack - other EU countries expected to follow suit at EU Summit next week
Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons says "there is no record of the Novichok group of nerve agents having been declared by a state party to the Chemical Weapons Convention"
Labour leader warns of rushing into new Cold War without full evidence4 month ago
Labour leader warns of rushing into new Cold War without full evidence
4 month ago
Kremlin has said Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson's claim that Russian President Putin is involved in the poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal is "shocking and unforgivable" – Tass agency
4 month ago
"Our quarrel is with Putin's Kremlin" says @BorisJohnson as he responds to the Salisbury poisoning
Update from @OPCW on Novichok
4 month ago
UK foreign secretary says it's `overwhelmingly likely' nerve agent attack decision of Russian President Putin.
4 month ago
UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says the nerve agent used to attack former spy Sergei Skripal was developed and stored illegally by Russia and it is clear the attack was directed by Russia
4 month ago
"We think it is overwhelmingly likely that it was his (Putin's) decision" says Boris Johnson about the poisoning in Salisbury
Irish PM @campaignforleo has arrived at a meeting with @VP Mike Pence. Mr Pence did not respond to questions about the event being held in private
4 month ago
Iraqi teenager in UK convicted over Tube bomb
4 month ago
Britain, EU may reach 'provisional' Brexit transition deal next week: source
4 month ago
Iraqi asylum seeker guilty of London Tube bombing
4 month ago
Peskov about the Russian response to the UK: The response measures will not take long. All steps will be well thought out and fully meet the interests of our country. You can expect them any minute.
4 month ago
A Kremlin spokesman says retaliatory measures against Britain over the spy poisoning row could be announced "any minute"
Airborne from RAF Mildenhall - US Air Force RC135V Rivet Joint 64-14846 OLIVE56
4 month ago
Russia calls UK Defence Secretary a 'fishwife' after he told them to 'shut up and go away'
Nerve agent planted in luggage of Russian agent's daughter: The Telegraph4 month ago
Nerve agent planted in luggage of Russian agent's daughter: The Telegraph
4 month ago
Russia's foreign minister Sergei Lavrov says Russia will expel British diplomats in response to the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats from the UK following the poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal
4 month ago
Russia's foreign minister Sergei Lavrov has responded to Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson's comments about Russia's response to the Salisbury nerve agent attack by saying "maybe he lacks education"
4 month ago
Russia's foreign minister Sergei Lavrov says Russia has stopped paying attention to allegations from the UK about the poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal and the UK's refusal to work with Russia on the case is a violation of international agreements
4 month ago
[email protected]: It was my honor to welcome Prime Minister Leo Varadkar of Ireland to the @WhiteHouse.
Senate Intelligence Committee leaders @SenatorBurr @MarkWarner with statement on Salisbury Britain attack targeting former Russian spy and his daughter: "It has become clear that Russia is behind this effort to kill innocent civilians with a banned nerve agent"
Prime minister of Ireland expresses confidence @POTUS can achieve a new US trade deal with EU
4 month ago
[email protected]: "StPatricksDay is a time for us to honor and build upon the lasting bonds of our friendship between the United States and Ireland."
4 month ago
Moscow had 'no programmes' to develop Novichok nerve agent: senior diplomat
US President @realDonaldTrump welcomes Taoiseach @campaignforleo to the White House
US President @realDonaldTrump says he hopes to visit Ireland soon
Trump says it looks like Russians were behind poisoning of former spy in Britain
Trump says it looks like Russians were behind poisoning of former spy in Britain
EU publishes draft text of Brexit treaty, some key issues unresolved
4 month ago
England manager Gareth Southgate says the team are "desperate" to play at the World Cup in Russia but he has no influence over whether the team will go
4 month ago
Jeremy Corbyn says the country responsible for the Salisbury nerve agent attack "appears to be Russia".
UK Prime Minister Theresa May says joint statement made by leaders of the UK, France, Germany and the U.S. shows the nerve agent attack could have happened anywhere and "a united stance" is being shown
4 month ago
Russian foreign ministry says "London has something to hide" after Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson told Russia to "shut up and go away"
Ten fire appliances are at the scene of a large blaze in Portslade
4 month ago
Putin and the Security Council of Russia are extremely concerned about the destructive position of Britain in the case of Skripal- Peskov
A joint statement, pointing finger at Russia for Salisbury poisoning, from @theresa_may, @EmmanuelMacron, Angela Merkel and @realDonaldTrump
4 month ago
Leaders of France, Germany, US and UK say in joint statement we abhor the attack that took place against Sergei and Yulia Skripal in Salisbury
UK PM Theresa May says "we do hold Russia culpable for this brazen, brazen act and despicable act"
NATO chief to meet Britain's Johnson over attack, warns Russia
4 month ago
Defense secretary's reaction shows UK is worrying, has something to hide – Moscow
Prime Minister Theresa May arrives in Salisbury
"There's been no request for Article V" collective defense by the UK, says @jensstoltenberg. There's also been no British request for practical support in the investigation, but he asserts the political support NATO has provided is crucial too
Stoltenberg says there has been no request by London for Article 5 response to the nerve agent attack in UK.
NATO must remain united and predictable in the face of Russia's reckless behavior, says @jensstoltenberg, and "we all would benefit" if Moscow would end its aggression
Does the UK nerve-agent attack signal Russia has launched an all-out hybrid war? NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg says that's been happening for some time now, looking back at Crimea and tactics against Ukraine
4 month ago
London is deliberately refusing to act in the Skripal case with official methods - Lavrov - TASS.
Poison attack in UK is not just against Britain, says NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg, and "Britain is not alone." He says this caps a long string of "reckless behavior" by Russia and NATO is looking at what it can do in response
NATO chief says Russia lowering its threshold for using nuclear weapons, responsible for destabilizing tactics in Europe
NATO SecGen @jensstoltenberg cites "reckless pattern of Russian behavior" including Crimea, activity in Moldova/Georgia, widespread meddling and "blurring" of conventional and nuclear forces. NATO will protect all allies against all threats, he says.
1st offensive use of a nerve agent on NATO's territory since our foundation - NATO Allies agree that the attack was a clear breach of international norms, offered support for the ongoing investigation and have called on Russia to address the UK's questions - @jensstoltenberg
NATO SecGen @jensstoltenberg raises Russian culpability in use of "one of most toxic [substances] ever developed" in the first such attack on alliance soil. "This is unacceptable; it has no place in a civilized world," he says. Moscow must address UK's questions.
4 month ago
"Let's face it, relations aint good are they?" - UK Defence Secretary says the "cool war" between Russia and the UK is feeling "exceptionally, exceptionally chilly"
UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson says there is no doubt where this attack came from: it came from Russia4 month ago
UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson says "there is no doubt where this attack came from: it came from Russia"
4 month ago
PM visiting Salisbury later
4 month ago
UK Defence Secretary Williamson on a possible retaliation from Moscow: "Frankly Russia should go away and shut up"
4 month ago
UK Defence Secretary Williamson: "Britain will continue bringing light to a darkening world"
4 month ago
UK Defence Secretary Williamson confirms "headlines" of defence review will be announced at the NATO summit
4 month ago
UK Defence Secretary Williamson: "we have arrived at a profound moment in our history. At a crossroads"
4 month ago
UK Defence Minister Williamson: "Soft power only works because hard power stands behind it"
4 month ago
UK Defence Minister Williamson says will invest 48 million pounds in a new chemical warfare defence centre
"Anything short of full solidarity with the UK would be considered a victory for the Kremlin" says former NATO Secretary General @AndersFoghR
Former NATO Secretary General @AndersFoghR on Russia poisoning - there should be a "collective response by the allies" but "maybe it would be too much to invoke Article 5"
France to take action over former spy poisoning in coming days: Macron
4 month ago
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says the Government feels their response to the nerve agent attack has been "proportionate" and that relations between the UK and Russia have become "very strained"
4 month ago
Boris Jonhson on Russia: "Their attitude is one of smug sarcasm"
4 month ago
[email protected] rejects offer to visit Irish border, says the Irish border issue is resolvable with an FTA, customs agreement and technical measures
4 month ago
[email protected]: We hope that EU guidelines will be flexible enough for the EU to think creatively about future partnership with UK. At least half of effort until has been directed at ensuring this flexibility
4 month ago
Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov says Russia's response to British measures including the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats will come "very soon - I promise you that"
4 month ago
UK cut in Russia gas imports would be political gesture: Russian energy minister
4 month ago
[email protected]: A time-limited implementation period will allow businesses to be ready for Brexit and adjust to changes. Single market rules will continue to apply during transition, only once the UK leaves in March 2019, it will take advantage of independent trade policy
4 month ago
UK Brexit Secretary Davis: An implementation period will allow businesses to adjust just once
4 month ago
UK Government has been asking businesses based in the UK to sign secret agreements about their post-Brexit plans – Sky News
4 month ago
Putin's retaliation against Britain will suit Russia's interests: Kremlin
4 month ago
Kremlin slams Britain's 'absolutely irresponsible' position over former spy
4 month ago
[email protected]: If the UK-EU agreement turns into a "punishment deal" to prevent other member states' exits, then no deal would be better
4 month ago
A spokesman for Kensington and Chelsea Council says test results on fire doors used in Grenfell tower "are as yet inconclusive" and is urging the Government to move as quickly as it can to provide "clarity about the situation"
4 month ago
Russian state news agency RIA is reporting Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov will soon expel British diplomats in response to the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats by the UK
4 month ago
[email protected]: As an independent coastal state, UK will be controlling its own waters after Brexit
4 month ago
Brexit Secretary @DavidDavisMP speaking at the @HouseofCommons: Our immediate goal is to agree on implementation period by the European Council summit next week, we are confident we can reach this aim
4 month ago
Russia will expel UK diplomats in response to UK actions soon - Lavrov
Britain's response to the nerve agent attack on a Russian double agent in England does not go far enough, says the widow of a Russian dissident murdered in London
France's Macron backs UK claim that Russia behind former spy attack: statement
France supports Britain's accusation of Russia poisoning the double spy
4 month ago
Britain's statements on gas from Russia are politically motivated - Novak
4 month ago
The Times: UK will be able to sign new trade deals during transition period without EU permission
4 month ago
Metropolitan Police says a test on a door designed to resist fire for 30 minutes at Grenfell tower in west London where 71 people died found it was only able to resist fire for 15 minutes
4 month ago
UK Foreign Minister Boris Johnson says it's obvious Russia has illegally hung on to stocks of Soviet chemical weapons and Moscow wants to deny the attack on ex-spy but also wants the world to know it is them
4 month ago
Boris Johnson says he doesn't think thermonuclear conflict is on the cards
4 month ago
UK's Johnson says corrupt Putin allies may be targeted
4 month ago
Maria Zakharova, Foreign Ministry spokes, says Russia received no samples. UK is continuing with the 'information and political show'
4 month ago
"The response measures against Britain will be taken in the near future." says Russian Foreign Affairs spokeswoman
4 month ago
Russian Foreign Ministry says British PM's allegations about Russia are "insane" and that Russia is "very concerned" about use of chemical weapons in Britain after attack on ex-spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia
4 month ago
Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson: We are fully committed to the Chemical Weapons Convention
4 month ago
Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson: We would like to begin a serious dialogue with London on the recent crisis
4 month ago
Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman: The British government has taken hostile action against Russia
The Defence Secretary, Gavin Williamson, will today confirm that Wiltshire's Porton Down laboratory, where the Salisbury nerve agent was identified, is to receive an extra 48 million pounds. It'll pay for a new centre to combat the threat of chemical weapons.4 month ago
The Defence Secretary, Gavin Williamson, will today confirm that Wiltshire's Porton Down laboratory, where the Salisbury nerve agent was identified, is to receive an extra 48 million pounds. It'll pay for a new centre to combat the threat of chemical weapons.
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