Weapons of mass destruction

European Council President Donald Tusk speaks during a media conference at an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, March 22, 2018. Leaders from the 28 European Union nations meet for a two-day summit to assess the state of Brexit negotiations, the prospect of a trade war with the United States and how to react to Russia following to the nerve agent attack in Britain. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)
March 22, 2018 - 7:01 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May won the backing of 27 other European Union leaders on Thursday in blaming Russia for the poisoning of a former spy on English soil EU Council president Donald Tusk tweeted that the 28 leaders agree with Britain that it's "highly likely Russia is...
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British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks with the media as she arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, March 22, 2018. Leaders from the 28 European Union nations meet for a two-day summit to assess the state of Brexit negotiations, the prospect of a trade war with the United States and how to react to Russia following to the nerve agent attack in Britain. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)
March 22, 2018 - 3:12 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May tried to rally European Union leaders into a unified stance Thursday against Russia, saying the poisoning of a former spy on English soil shows that Moscow poses a long-term threat to the West. But as Russia denied responsibility and slammed...
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British Prime Minister Theresa May, right, speaks with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker during a round table meeting at an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, March 22, 2018. Leaders from the 28 European Union nations meet for a two-day summit to assess the state of Brexit negotiations, the prospect of a trade war with the United States and how to react to Russia following to the nerve agent attack in Britain. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
March 22, 2018 - 11:36 am
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the poisoning of an ex-Russian spy in Britain (all times local): 6:30 p.m. The Kremlin says President Vladimir Putin has met with top security officials to discuss tensions with Britain over the poisoning of an ex-spy. Putin's spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said in remarks...
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British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks with the media as she arrives for an EU summit at the Europa building in Brussels on Thursday, March 22, 2018. Leaders from the 28 European Union nations meet for a two-day summit to assess the state of Brexit negotiations, the prospect of a trade war with the United States and how to react to Russia following to the nerve agent attack in Britain. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)
March 22, 2018 - 9:56 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May urged European Union leaders on Thursday to unite and condemn Russia, as Moscow slammed the U.K. as untrustworthy in its investigation of the poisoning of a former spy. Amid a heated war of words between London and Moscow, Russia's ambassador to...
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In this image taken from video Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson gives evidence to the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee in Portcullis House, London Wednesday March 21, 2018. Johnson said Russia carried out a nerve-agent attack on British soil because the U.K. has "time and again called out Russia over its abuses" of human rights and democratic values. (PA via AP)
March 21, 2018 - 3:59 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — The war of words between Russia and Britain over an ex-spy's poisoning got uglier Wednesday as the U.K. foreign secretary called it vomit-inducing that Russian President Vladimir Putin is rejoicing over hosting the World Cup. Russia shot back that Boris Johnson is "poisoned with venom...
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A plane which carried Russian diplomats and their family members ordered to leave Britain as part of a standoff over a nerve agent attack on British soil, at Vnukovo 2 government airport outside Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Nearly two dozen Russian diplomats expelled by Britain over the poisoning of an ex-spy arrived home Tuesday, while a scientist involved in the creation of the nerve agent said it could be manufactured by other countries. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
March 21, 2018 - 9:57 am
MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian foreign ministry official said on Wednesday that Moscow fears Britain could destroy key evidence in the nerve agent attack on an ex-Russian spy. Former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter remain in critical condition in the English city of Salisbury after...
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People with suitcases leave the Russian Embassy in London, Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Moscow is awaiting nearly two dozen Russian diplomats ordered to leave Britain as part of a standoff over a nerve agent attack on British soil. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
March 20, 2018 - 3:56 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — Nearly two dozen Russian diplomats expelled by Britain over the poisoning of an ex-spy arrived home Tuesday, while a scientist involved in the creation of the nerve agent said it could be manufactured by other countries. Former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter,...
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People leave the Russian Embassy in London, Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Moscow is awaiting nearly two dozen Russian diplomats ordered to leave Britain as part of a standoff over a nerve agent attack on British soil. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
March 20, 2018 - 3:54 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy and his daughter in Britain (all times local): 10:50 p.m. Nearly two dozen Russian diplomats expelled by Britain over the poisoning of an ex-spy have arrived home. Russian state television has reported that a plane carrying the diplomats...
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People in a bus leave the Russian Embassy in London, Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Moscow is awaiting nearly two dozen Russian diplomats ordered to leave Britain as part of a standoff over a nerve agent attack on British soil. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
March 20, 2018 - 1:54 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy and his daughter in Britain (all times local): 8:50 p.m. Britain says it won't impose further sanctions on Russia over the poisoning of a former spy for now, but is keeping possible new measures under active consideration. Prime Minister...
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People in a bus leave the Russian Embassy in London, Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Moscow is awaiting nearly two dozen Russian diplomats ordered to leave Britain as part of a standoff over a nerve agent attack on British soil. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
March 20, 2018 - 10:50 am
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy and his daughter in Britain (all times local): 5:05 p.m. A Russian scientist who helped create the nerve agent that allegedly was used to poison an ex-spy in England says British accusations blaming Russia for the attack are false...
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