The UK will expel 23 Russian diplomats after Moscow refused to explain how a Russian-made nerve agent was used to poison a former Russian double-agent spy in Salisbury, British Prime Minister Theresa May announced on Wednesday afternoon.

May said she and the British intelligence community had determined that Russia was responsible for the attempted murder.

Skripal, 66, and his 33-year-old daughter Yulia were found unconscious on a bench outside a shopping centre in Salisbury on March 4. Th...

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