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24 9月 2018

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Report: N.Korea says will talk to Sweden on 'bilateral relations' among other issues
Madrid: Riots in Lavapies, after the death of a Senegalese migrant, reportedly following persecution by the local police
Clashes with police in Lavapiés. Banks are being attacked also
Ryabkov: New anti-Russian sanctions demonstrate US powerlessness
Full house at a UNSC Arria-meeting on Crimea. Russia must end its occupation and face justice for all human rights violations and abuses on the Ukrainian peninsula.
Barricades in the streets of Lavapies for the death of Mmame Mbage
6 月 前
FOR MEDIA: @OSCE_SMM Principal Deputy Chief Monitor Hug to hold regular press briefing at 13.30 tomorrow ➡️
Police in Crimea now armed with assault rifles6 月 前
Police in Crimea now armed with assault rifles
UNSC on the Russian occupation of Crimea
Serious incidents in San Mamés: a guard wounded in the neck after being attacked by fans of Marseille
6 月 前
Turkish President Erdogan discusses bilateral, regional issues with German Chancellor Merkel over the phone
Three US House members denounce Putin for blaming "Russian aggression against the U.S. on Jews, Ukrainians and Tatars. There is one person responsible for Russia's hostile actions, and that is Putin."
Special Counsel Robert Mueller has issued a subpoena to the Trump Organization for documents related to Russia.
6 月 前
[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"
~17:40 Donetsk: shootout
The European Union announces new sanctions against Syria for chemical attacks
"It would be ill-advised for the Assad government to use any gas [chemical weapons]" says DoD's Dana White when asked if US prepared to go beyond rhetoric in Syria "This administration has been quite clear"
"We are going to be consistent in that message and we are going to continue to urge them to do that" says @ChiefPentSpox "We will use the @UN. We will use our partners."
"We urge Russia to compel the Assad government to stop killing innocent Syrians and allow much need aid to reach the people of East Ghouta", says Pentagon's Dana White, calling for resumption of Geneva talks
US @DeptofDefense expressing more unhappiness with Russia in Syria "Russia enables the Assad government" says @ChiefPentSpox, adding when it comes to East Ghouta "Their double-dealing is exacerbating the loss of innocent lives Russia is morally complicit and responsible"
NATO Depury Secretary General @Gottemoeller will visit Poland on Fri, 16 March 2018 to mark the 1 year anniversary of the enhanced Forward Presence Battlegroup
Prime minister of Ireland expresses confidence @POTUS can achieve a new US trade deal with EU
6 月 前
[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."
EU, US to meet 'next week' to discuss trade tariffs: source
Shooting audible in Donetsk
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
Russia Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov says Moscow is preparing retaliatory measures after the US imposed its new round of sanctions, reports @interfax_news
EU publishes draft text of Brexit treaty, some key issues unresolved
Among the entities and individuals sanctioned: the Internet Research Agency LLC and Yevgeniy Viktorovich Prigozhin (member of Putin's inner circle) - already indicted by the Mueller investigation
Washington: Russia's behavior in the world is causing problems and sanctions aimed at changing that
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
New sanctions "part of a broader effort to address the ongoing nefarious attacks emanating from Russia" per @USTreasury's Mnuchin, says more coming "to hold Russian government officials and oligarchs accountable for their destabilizing activities"
"We are very focused on dealing with Russian aggression," insists another US national security official
"The federal government cannot protect every computer, every network in the world," says a US national security official, assistance from companies to secure their own systems is needed
US imposes sanctions on 19 Russians for alleged interference in American election, including 13 indicted by Mueller
Treasury has added Russia's Internet Research Agency to sanctions list, as well as over a dozen individuals connected to it that were named in Mueller's indictment
US "will increase pressure on Russia until they change their behavior" in the cyber sphere, says US official
"This is the first use of" Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act, confirms a US national security official
About 4,000 targets of cyberattacks in US notified last year by @FBI, according to government official. Energy sector specifically being targeted by Russia and @FBI and @DHSgov have coordinated "to respond in a robust way."
Action taken by @USTreasury targets "some of those responsible for cyberatacks," says a fourth official
Cyberattacks by Russia on critical US industrial infrastructure "is long-term and still ongoing," says a third US national security official
"There will be more to come" targeting Russia, says official of US responses to the cyberattacks
Russia FSB intelligence agency has targeted US government cyber-security, diplomatic, military and other personnel, according to official
"US government and critical infrastructure" have been targeted by Russia cyberattacks, says US officials
Russia government "reckless and irresponsible," says the US official. "Today's sanctions also target other destructive cyber-attacks"
New US Treasury sanctions announced targeting Russia, Internet Research Agency, Priogozhin, others previously indicted by Mueller probe
Orban speaks to huge crowd in Budapest, three weeks before election. 25 minute speech, entirely devoted to the evils of migration, Soros, attempts to destroy the Hungarian nation. Nothing about anything else6 月 前
Orban speaks to huge crowd in Budapest, three weeks before election. 25 minute speech, entirely devoted to the evils of migration, Soros, attempts to destroy the Hungarian nation. Nothing about anything else
The US Treasury Department is imposing new sanctions on Russian personalities and entities
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
"We should all be alarmed by the destabilizing role played by Vladimir Putin's Russia, which threatens both the United States and our allies," warns @MarkWarner
Russian foreign ministry says "London has something to hide" after Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson told Russia to "shut up and go away"
Lavrov falls down during entrance to the stage
Slovak deputy PM says he is candidate to lead new government
Slovak President accepts PM's resignation
Ten fire appliances are at the scene of a large blaze in Portslade
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
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
Verkhovna Rada appoints Smoliy as a new head of National Bank of Ukraine
UK PM Theresa May says "we do hold Russia culpable for this brazen, brazen act and despicable act"
Hungary protects Europe. Orban supporters on the march through Budapest now.6 月 前
"Hungary protects Europe." Orban supporters on the march through Budapest now.
NATO chief to meet Britain's Johnson over attack, warns Russia
Defense secretary's reaction shows UK is worrying, has something to hide – Moscow
"Military coup d'état" - a rather anticipated and even the right event - Savchenko
Prime Minister Theresa May arrives in Salisbury
Verkhovna Rada fired Gontareva as the head of the National Bank
"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.
US-EU steel tariffs dispute won't change fact that NATO allies always "protect and defend each other," says @jensstoltenberg
Huge pro-Orbán crowd marching: beginning of crowd nearly in Pest and end still filling Buda side of river.6 月 前
Huge pro-Orbán crowd marching: beginning of crowd nearly in Pest and end still filling Buda side of river.
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
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
I commend Afghanistan's President @ashrafghani for his courageous leadership and his clear invitation for the peace talks - @jensstoltenberg
NATO will maintain strong conventional forces and a safe, secure, effective nuclear deterrent. We will continue to strive for effective arms control with the new START Treaty and protecting the INF Treaty - @jensstoltenberg
NATO chief says Russia lowering its threshold for using nuclear weapons, responsible for destabilizing tactics in Europe
"I call on the Taliban to come to the negotiating table," says NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg
NATO Secretary General @jensstoltenberg says alliance "wont mirror" Russian buildup of forces and capabilities "drone for drone" and so on, but is equipped to defend all allies against all threats
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.
NATO's @jensstoltenberg says nerve agent attack comes against a pattern of "reckless behavior" by Russia including Ukraine, Baltic build up, Montenegro coup attempt.
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.
"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"
At the end of 2017, there were over 23,000 troops in NATO deployments, up from under 18,000 in 2014: around 30% increase - @jensstoltenberg
"A more uncertain security environment means NATO allies need to invest more in defense," says @jensstoltenberg in releasing his annual report, which shows European/Canada increasing spending by almost 5% in real terms by 2017
NATO joined the @Coalition to Defeat ISIS, trained Iraqi forces, stepped up cooperation with EU and welcomed Montenegro as 29th member - @jensstoltenberg
NATO deployed 4 multinational battlegroups to the east of the Alliance, strengthened our cyber defence and our presence in the Black Sea region and increased resilience against hybrid warfare - @jensstoltenberg
In an unpredictable world, NATO is stepping up to keep our nations safe. As SGReport shows, in 2017, we continued to invest more and invest better in our defence [email protected]
Military drills in Belarus, highway closed. Soldiers without insignia
UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson says "there is no doubt where this attack came from: it came from Russia"
6 月 前
PM visiting Salisbury later
UK Defence Secretary Williamson on a possible retaliation from Moscow: "Frankly Russia should go away and shut up"
UK Defence Secretary Williamson: "Britain will continue bringing light to a darkening world"
UK Defence Secretary Williamson confirms "headlines" of defence review will be announced at the NATO summit
In Kyiv, a man threw a grenade in patrol, no one wounded
UK Defence Secretary Williamson: "we have arrived at a profound moment in our history. At a crossroads"
UK Defence Minister Williamson: "Soft power only works because hard power stands behind it"
UK Defence Minister Williamson says will invest 48 million pounds in a new chemical warfare defence centre
Businessman and former FSB colonel Konstantin Vasiliev shot dead in his car in Belgorod Oblast.
"Retreating from the fight against 'IS' would send the absolutely wrong signal." says @HeikoMaas in his first speech in the Bundestag as the new German Foreign Minister
"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
6 月 前
ATO spox: No ceasefire violations were recorded in astern Ukraine yesterday. It was the first peaceful day since January 23, 2018.
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"
Boris Jonhson on Russia: "Their attitude is one of smug sarcasm"
Russia says will first inform UK on retaliation, then wider public
Slovak president to let premier's party choose next PM: coalition party
Lavrov denied accusations against Russia in preparing a coup in Montenegro
[email protected] rejects offer to visit Irish border, says the Irish border issue is resolvable with an FTA, customs agreement and technical measures
[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
A second French Air Force C-135FR (735) off Libya coast. Probably there aren't the only French Air Force aircraft in this area6 月 前
A second French Air Force C-135FR (735) off Libya coast. Probably there aren't the only French Air Force aircraft in this area
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"
UK cut in Russia gas imports would be political gesture: Russian energy minister
[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
UK Brexit Secretary Davis: An implementation period will allow businesses to adjust just once
MP Savchenko was expelled from the Committee on National Security and Defense, 261- for
UK Government has been asking businesses based in the UK to sign secret agreements about their post-Brexit plans – Sky News
Putin's retaliation against Britain will suit Russia's interests: Kremlin
Kremlin slams Britain's 'absolutely irresponsible' position over former spy
[email protected]: If the UK-EU agreement turns into a "punishment deal" to prevent other member states' exits, then no deal would be better
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"
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
[email protected]: As an independent coastal state, UK will be controlling its own waters after Brexit
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
EU watchdog calls for reopening of ethics case against former commission chief Barroso
Russia will expel UK diplomats in response to UK actions soon - Lavrov
Prosecutor Lutsenko says he will submit request to Rada to arrest MP Savchenko, suspects her in plot to attack Verkhovna Rada with explosives and rifles
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
North Korea's foreign minister visits Sweden, a move that can be seen as a first step toward the Scandinan country hosting meeting between Trump and Kim
France's Macron backs UK claim that Russia behind former spy attack: statement
Merkel says new government wants to shrink size of far-right @AfD
France supports Britain's accusation of Russia poisoning the double spy
Britain's statements on gas from Russia are politically motivated - Novak
TASS: Zakharova calls statements from State Department about Crimea belonging to Ukraine absurd.
The Times: UK will be able to sign new trade deals during transition period without EU permission
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
Putin has been talking about personally making the decision to storm the Dubrovka theatre, which resulted in the deaths of 170 people from a mystery gas used by security forces.
Russia to launch mission to Mars next year – Putin
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
Boris Johnson says he doesn't think thermonuclear conflict is on the cards
UK's Johnson says corrupt Putin allies may be targeted
Maria Zakharova, Foreign Ministry spokes, says Russia received no samples. UK is continuing with the 'information and political show'
"The response measures against Britain will be taken in the near future." says Russian Foreign Affairs spokeswoman
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
Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson: We are fully committed to the Chemical Weapons Convention
Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson: We would like to begin a serious dialogue with London on the recent crisis
Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman: The British government has taken hostile action against Russia
9 tons of gold spilled out of a cargo plane in Yakutia after its door fell off mid-flight
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.
ATO HQ: No attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday
White House says it shares Britain's assessment that Russia is responsible for poisoning of Russian ex-spy
Slovenian Prime Minister Cerar says he has decided to resign
State Dept. critcizes Russia on fourth anniversary of Crimea referendum. "Crimea is part of Ukraine and our Crimea-related sanctions will remain in place until Russia returns control of the peninsula to Ukraine."
French Foreign Minister Le Drian Says In Coming Hours France Will Be In Contact At The Highest Level With British Authorities To Coordinate Its Response Following UK Poison Attack
Russian delegate: Britain wants to smear Russia's reputation
Russian ambassador to the U.N. says 'we demand that material proof be provided of allegedly found Russian trace' in poisoning incident in Britain
Russia's Lavrov never accepted invite, withdrawn, to visit Britain - Foreign Ministry
Vasily Nebenzya: It is even difficult for me to comment while using diplomatic vocabulary.
At UN Security Council meeting, Amb. Haley says US believes Russia is responsible for nerve attack: "If we don't take immediate, concrete measures to address this now, Salisbury will not be the last place we see chemical weapons used This is a defining moment."
French delegate to the Security Council: France condemns the attack and solidarity with the British ally
"The credibility of this council will not survive if we fail to hold Russia accountable," @nikkihaley tells UN Security Council in session about nerve gas attack in UK
[email protected] says "The US believes that Russia is responsible" for the Salisbury nerve agent attack.
"The United States stands in absolute solidarity with the United Kingdom. The United States believes that Russia was responsible" - @nikkihaley.
Britain: Russia';s threats will not deter us and we will defend our values
In urgent UNSC meeting on poisoning of ex-spy in Salisbury @AmbassadorAllen says: We have not jumped to conclusions. We have carried out a thorough careful investigation which continues We have offered Russia a chance to explain but Russia has refused.
Another large cache seized from arms traffickers in Ukraine. Seized items include RPG-22 and RPG-26 rocket launchers, hand grenades, firearms, and small caliber ammo
Deputy British delegate: Russia failed to comply with the Chemical Weapons Convention
Deputy British delegate to UN: We have informed the Chemical Weapons Organization of an attack on British territory
Deputy UK Envoy: This act constitutes a violation of Article 2 of the Charter of the United Nations
UK's @AmbassadorAllen on way into brief UNSC on investigation of Salisbury ex-Russian spy poisoning: "This was a reckless and indiscriminate act which put at risk the lives of innocent civilians."
6 月 前
Downing Street on PM's talks with @NicolaSturgeon
France fully backs NATO statement voicing solidarity with UK and concern over first offensive use of nerve agent on Alliance territory since NATO's foundation. ChemicalWeapons are "a threat to international peace and security"
Kyiv: The Department of Homeland Security of the National Police of Ukraine and the Ukrainian Security Service exposed the policeman in sale of amphetamine
France wants proof before responding on Britain poisoning affair
Russian foreign ministry says "the British Government opted for confrontation with Russia our response measures will not be long in coming"
Russia's Lavrov never accepted invite, withdrawn, to visit Britain - Foreign Ministry
[email protected] says the invitation to @realDonaldTrump to visit Ireland still stands
The UK's National Security Advisor will brief NATO in an emergency session tomorrow afternoon
Crowds in Sevastopol waited for Putin for hours. When he arrived he spoke for 30 seconds and left.6 月 前
Crowds in Sevastopol waited for Putin for hours. When he arrived he spoke for 30 seconds and left.
UN chief says use of nerve agent in Britain 'unacceptable'
Russian Foreign Ministry: Britain has chosen confrontation with Moscow
Russian upper house of parliament head says Russia will react to UK actions in a fast, tough and reciprocal way
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov says he "hopes common sense will prevail" as he denies Russian involvement in the attempted murder of Sergei Skripal
Putin arrived in occupied Crimea6 月 前
Putin arrived in occupied Crimea
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine has prepared proposals on withdrawal from the CIS and denunciation of the treaty of friendship with Russia
UK will encourage the Trump administration to work together with Britain on the response to the nerve gas attack London blames on Russia, according to @theresa_may
UK Foreign Office tells Britons travelling to Russia to be aware of the possibility of anti-British sentiment or harassment
President Poroshenko: Putin's visit to occupied Crimea is a grave provocation. International community should not recognize elections in Crimea
Moscow Orthodox Church concerned about May speech at Parliament
General Prosecutor Lutsenko: if MP Savchenko will fail to show up at SBU, I will recommend Rada to lift her immunity
Russia to speed up deliveries of S-400 surface-to-air missile batteries to Turkey
PKK / YPG supporters claim they destroyed all the windows of @DeutscheBank branch in Frankfurt last night.
Russian media report that @GazpromEN will move jobs from its offices in UK, US, France and other overseas locations and move them to the corporate HQ in St. Petersburg
Britain Sacks Envoy to Tehran
6 月 前
Italy's Salvini Says Euro Is `a German Currency'. Italy's Salvini: Euro Is A Wrong Currency, Shld Be Reviewed
FIFA committee chief warns of 'Grexit' if action not taken to clean up Greek soccer.
We will look at security and protection of any UK football fans travelling to the World Cup in Russia - UK PM May
May ready to deploy other measures in the event of further Russian provocation - spokesman
British Prime Minister advises citizens wishing to travel to Russia to review the British Foreign Office first
Britain stands by commitments on Irish border after Brexit: PM May
6 月 前
Russian Antifa activist flees to Finland after accusing the Federal Security Service (FSB) of torturing him
6 月 前
PM says decision on the future of RT is for Ofcom
Mrs May has acted, quite rightly, against Russia. Not that it will make any difference says @Nigel_Farage
Russia's foreign ministry has responded to May's criticism of Lavrov with this sick burn: "Your minister is Boris Johnson"
The Russian embassy in Britain says the London decision to expel Russian diplomats is hostile, unacceptable and unjustified
British govt actions over Skripal case are unacceptable and provocation – Russian embassy
Moscow: The British prime minister has no right to judge Russia in the spy case
Police and emergency services are currently at the scene of a light aircraft crash in Winsford Cheshire. The plane came down in a field at approx 12:17 The pilot has been assessed by medics from an air ambulance and is believed to have minor injuries.
French government spokesman says France awaiting definitive conclusions of British spy attack inquiry before deciding any eventual actions
"The wealth of the Putin family should be exposed" says @TomTugendhat
Russia "would have responded to the deadline if it had known it was innocent" points out Julian Lewis MP
PM May: We are taking this matter to the UN. It will be part of an open discussion taking place tomorrow. This is not just about the incident that has taken place in the UK, it's about the use of chemical weapons
Ukraine launches production of large caliber artillery ammunition
6 月 前
Putin arrived at bridge to occupied Crimea
Russia's Foreign Ministry tells local news agencies that its official response is imminent
North Atlantic Council of @NATO will meet for a consecutive day tomorrow, PM says. This is a clear indication of gravity with which allies are treating Russia's attack on UK using chemical weapons
6 月 前
Ian Blackford for @theSNP says has to be robust response to use of "terror on our streets". Welcomes measures announced by PM.
PM May: This is not a question of our diplomacy. This is a question of the culpability of the Russian state on our soil We have a consensus with our allies
Ukraine successfully tested it's own 152mm artillery shells
While Theresa May was announcing the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats, providing reaction on Russian TV was Andrei Lugovoi: the man who, Britain concluded, poisoned Alexander Litvinenko.
UK PM May: This is not just an act of attempted murder this is an affront to the prohibition of the use of chemical weapons
PM May: We will not tolerate such a flagrant breach of Russia's international obligations I will speak to other allies in the coming days
UK PM May: It is not in our interests to break off all communication with Russian federation but this relationship cannot be the same
UK PM May says UK government will include Magnitsky-type amendments to sanctions bill; increase checks on Russians coming into UK; consider new anti-espionage legislation, among other measures
PM May: While our response must be robust, it must remain true to our values. Many Russians have made this their home but to those who seek to do us harm my message is simple - you are not welcome here
PM May: We will make full use of existing powers to track those travelling to the UK who could threatening security of UK. We will increase checks on freight and flights
May says we will suspend all high-level planned bilaterals with Russia, will revoke Lavrov meeting in UK
May says will freeze Russian state assets wherever we have evidence of a threat
6 月 前
PM says high-level bilateral contacts to be suspended. No ministers or royal family members going to World Cup.
UK PM May: Through these explusions, we will degrade Russian intelligence. If they seek to rebuild it, we will prevent them from doing so
PM May: "No attendance by Ministers or members of the Royal Family to this summer's World Cup"
6 月 前
PM: Many Russian abide by our laws and play an important part. But to those do harm, PM says: "You are not welcome here"
PM May: It was right to allow the Russian govt to provide an explanation but they have given no credible explanation. No explanation as to why Russia has an undeclared nuclear weapons programme instead they have treated this with sarcasm, contempt and defiance
"Either this was a direct act by the Russian state against our country, or conceivably the Russian government could have lost control of a military grade nerve agent" - @Theresa_May on Salisbury
6 月 前
PM seeking new legislative powers to harden defence, including power to detain those suspected of hostile activity at the border
6 月 前
PM says 23 Russian diplomats to be expelled. Given a week to leave. Biggest expulsion for 30 years.
UK PM May says Russia's response has show complete disdain, offered no explanation for undeclared chemical weapons program in contravention of law
Prime Minister Theresa May has announced the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats as part of a range of measures in response to the poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in Salisbury
6 月 前
PM: Must come together with allies to defend our security
UK PM May: "We've agreed immediate actions to dismantle the Russian espionage network in the UK"
UK PM May on Russian poisoning: "It must be met with a full and robust response."
6 月 前
PM says Russia has shown defiance and contempt. Concludes Russian state responsible for attempted murder.
PM says Russian response shows disdain for seriousness of situation
Russia's response "has provided complete disdain for the gravity of these events" says PM May
6 月 前
PM statement on Salisbury response
Facebook says it has removed far-right 'Britain First' group's pages from the platform because the group's content "has repeatedly broken our Community Standards." President Trump almost apologized for retweeting the group earlier this year.
Russia threatens to expel British media if UK bars Russia's RT over spy poisoning crisis
Russian ambassador to the UK has told the British Government's actions are "completely unacceptable" and "a very serious provocation"
NATO allies urged Russia to answer Britain's questions over the poisoning of an ex-spy with a nerve agent, calling the suspected attack a "clear breach of international norms"
The Russian Ambassador has left the UK Foreign Office and told to expect a response from Russia
"Britain should follow international law" says Russian Ambassdor
6 月 前
PM says more "significant" powers will be going to Edinburgh as part of the Brexit process; then manages to segue onto tax rates in Scotland
6 月 前
@IanBlackfordMP PM says amendments took time because they were talking to devolved admins about them (not mentioning that current changes weren't agreed)
We stand in solidarity with our @NATO Ally, the United Kingdom, in condemning the offensive use of a nerve agent on their territory. Russia must address UK questions and provide full disclosure of their chemical weapon program to @OPCW – @USAmbNATO
Britain summons Russian ambassador to Foreign Office - source
Russian Ambassador is currently in the UK Foreign Office
UK calls for 'urgent' UN Security Council meeting over nerve gas attack
NATO statement on Russian poisoning in UK
6 月 前
There it is. PM brings up Labour's record on NHS in Wales
6 月 前
Jeremy Corbyn raises case of cancer suffer resident in the UK being denied treatment. PM wants to look at case details before responding, but says more people being treated.
29 NATO Allies have just agreed a statement expressing full solidarity with the UK and offering support after the Salisbury attack – Stoltenberg
6 月 前
PM condemns sending of suspicious packages to Muslim MPs
UK Foreign Office says the UN Security Council will meet today to discuss the investigation into the nerve agent attack on former spy Sergei Skripal
6 月 前
V busy couple of hours about to start in the Commons. PMQs then a statement from the PM on response to Salisbury attack
Sky Sources: Unilever directors will meet to finalise a decision to move the company's headquarters to the Netherlands
Sky News: Britain to expel Russian diplomats
Sky Sources: Prime Minister Theresa May is to announce the expulsion of Russian diplomats as part of a range of measures in response to the nerve agent attack on former spy
The UK PM will announce the expulsion of Russian diplomats from the UK. Not as many as in 1971 but "significant" I'm told
Bulgaria's foreign ministry told Turkey on Tuesday (13 March) that internationally agreed borders cannot be changed, reacting to a statement by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, who said on Sunday the Bulgarian city of Kardzhali finds itself "in the spiritual boundaries of Turkey".
EU, China urge Taliban to seize offer for talks: EU ambassador
The UK has called for an urgent meeting of the UN Security Council to update Council members on the investigation into the nerve agent attack in Salisbury
NATO's North Atlantic Council is meeting in Brussels - expecting a strong statement on Russia from them
President of the European Council Donald Tusk says waiting for suggestions from London before deciding common EU reaction to poisoning attack
The Crown Prosecution Service says the threshold for criminal prosecution for two retired senior West Midlands Police officers involved in the Hillsborough disaster has not been met
Brexit negotiations accelerating, German official says
Tusk: For real friends, this should be obvious: At a time of fake news spreading, meddling in our elections, and attacks on people on our soil with nerve agent, the response must not be transatlantic bickering but transatlantic unity
Tusk: I express my full solidarity with PM @theresa_may in the face of the brutal attack inspired, most likely, by Moscow. I'm ready to put the issue on next week's EUCO agenda
Tusk: Make trade, not war, Mr President. Instead of trade war, we should go back to EU-US trade talks now
6 月 前
Downing Street says Prime Minister Theresa May will make a Commons statement on the poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal
International Criminal Court is examining Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly war on drugs which has so far claimed more than 4,000 lives
After spy is poisoned, Britain mulls closing door to London for Russia's rich
Russia's Lavrov says no progress made in stand-off with Britain
Russia rejects "ultimatums" over spy poisoning
6 月 前
ATO spox: Luhansk sector – Russian proxies attacked Luhanske with mounted grenade launchers and heavy machine guns and Zalizne with small arms and automatic grenade launchers. Donetsk sector – militants attacked Shakhta Butovka with small arms and shelled Pisky with 82mm mortars.
6 月 前
EU unlocks new 3 bn euro Turkey migrant deal tranche: official
Kremlin says ties with US cannot get any worse under new Secretary of State
Only Russia could be behind U.K. poison attack: toxin's co-developer
Angela Merkel elected to fourth term as German chancellor: 364 voted for Merkel, 315 voted against her.
The UK National Security Council is meeting to discuss the government's response to Russia
Germany's Free Democrats (FDP) leader, @c_lindner, says far-right @AfD is "not a burden" for the gov. "They're not the strongest opposition, but the lead opposition," he reiterates. Lindner pulled the FDP out of talks with Merkel's conservatives and the Greens in November
The Russian Embassy issues a *furious* and rambling press release slamming the @australian for its coverage of the Skripal case and "dirty anti-Russian lampoon" - "Let's leave on the conscience of Mr Romaniv his russophobic scum"
France to take legal action against Google and Apple for 'abusive' practices
Alexei Navalny's coordinator in Kaliningrad, Yegor Chernyuk, spent last night in a police cell.
Russia's representative at the European Union on London's ultimatum in the Skripal case: Moscow isn't afraid of anything - RIA.
4 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday, 1 soldier was wounded
We found "Carlos The Spanish Air-Traffic Controller" of the notorious MH17 Twitter hoax that Putin later cited. He was accused of fraud in Romania 6 months before the Ukraine conflict erupted: @rferl
British physicist Stephen Hawking, among world's greatest minds of science, dies at 76
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