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Watch Sergey Lavrov DISMANTLE rude BBC journalist on Syria, Skripal poisoning

The world has been alarmed by the very real possibility of a direct military confrontation between the United States and Russia. Syria is where the …

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Sergey Lavrov, Russia's foreign policy manipulator in chief

Denying that a chemical weapons attack took place on April 7 in Syria, Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov is again showing his mastery of …

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Watch live: Sergey Lavrov could speak on Syria at press conference

Russia’s foreign minister Sergey Lavrov is set to give a news conference in Moscow where he could address the situation in Syria.<p>You can watch the broadcast in the player, above, from 11am CET.<p>It comes as the US and other European allies are considering a military attack in Syria.<p>It's in response …

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The Latest: Britain says Russia has 24 theories on poisoning

MOSCOW — The Latest on the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy and his daughter (all times local):12:00 a.m.Britain's U.N. ambassador says Russia has come …

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EU stands behind Russian culpability in Skripal poisoning

The European Union has maintained that Russia is probably responsible for the Novichok nerve agent attack. This comes despite the UK's inability to …

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White House confirms Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin will meet

The Russian president was invited when US President Donald Trump telephoned to congratulate him on his election victory in March. The time and place …

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Russian FM: Ex-spy's poisoning is a distraction from Brexit

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's foreign minister accused Britain and the United States of spreading "lies and disinformation" about the poisoning of a Russian …

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UK scientists unable to verify source of spy attack nerve agent

British scientists have been unable to identify the source country of the poison used against Sergei Skripal. Authorities had been quick to blame …

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Does the West need to do more to counter Russian meddling?

Following the Salisbury, U.K. attack on Sergei Skripal, a former Russian military intelligence officer, and his daughter with a nerve agent believed …

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Russian Official: Ex-Spy's Poisoning Is a Distraction From Brexit

Russia's foreign minister has accused Britain and the United States of spreading "lies and disinformation" about the poisoning of a Russian ex-spy in …

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Russian diplomats return home amid Skripal poisoning row

Russia has sent two planes to collect 60 Russian diplomats from the US in the expanding row over an ex-spy's poisoning in Britain. In Russia's city …

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Russia Expels U.S. Diplomats, Asks to See Poisoned Spy’s Daughter

Earlier this month, Sergei Skripal, a former Russian spy — who had sold secrets to Britain, before going into exile in the United Kingdom — was …

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Russia expels scores of diplomats, including four Germans

The Russian Foreign Ministry has summoned the heads of diplomatic missions from 23 countries to say how many of their officials are to leave Moscow …

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The Latest: Australia says Russia expelling 2 of its staff

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) - The Latest on the fallout from the Russian ex-spy poisoning (all times local):<p>4:10 a.m.<p>Australia says Russia is …

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Irked Trump Reportedly Warned Putin: We'd Win The Arms Race

“If you want to have an arms race, we can do that," Trump told the Russian leader, according to NBC News.<p>President Donald Trump told Russia’s …

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Daughter of former Russian spy poisoned with nerve agent no longer in critical condition: Report

Yulia Skripal, the daughter of a former Russian spy, is no longer in critical condition after she and her father were poisoned earlier this month in …

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Russian spy Skripal may have been poisoned at home: UK police

Police have said the former Russian spy and his daughter came into contact with a nerve agent at their home in Britain. London holds Russia …

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Salisbury nerve agent attack: Russian spy's daughter Yulia Skripal 'improving'

The daughter of the former Russian spy Sergei Skripal, who was poisoned in a nerve agent attack along with her father, is said to be recovering. …

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Russia Retaliates, Expels 60 American Diplomats After U.S. Action

Support the news<p>Days after President Trump ordered the expulsion of 60 Russian officials from the United States and the closure of the Russian …

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Russia to expel US diplomats, close American consulate

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said the Kremlin would expel 60 US diplomats and close the American Consulate in St. Petersburg, Russian state …

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Russia will expel same number of diplomats as the West

CLOSE<p>AP's Diplomatic Writer Matthew Lee explains that Monday's actions against Russia mark the largest expulsion of Russians by the US and its allies …

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Russia to expel same number of diplomats as West

Russia’s foreign minister says Moscow will expel the same number of diplomats from the nations that have expelled Russian diplomats over the poisoning of an ex-Russian spy in Britain.<p>Sergey Lavrov said U.S. Ambassador Jon Huntsman has been summoned to the Foreign Ministry on Thursday, where he was …

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WATCH LIVE: Trump touts infrastructure plan in Ohio

More Washington Examiner<p>Tristan Justice<p>Sponsors of Fox News’ primetime cable news show Ingraham Angle are pulling their ads from the show after host …

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NATO is latest to throw out Russian diplomats over poison attack

NATO on Tuesday joined the parade of nations expelling Russian diplomats in retaliation for the poisoning of a former spy on British soil, slashing …

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Why are Russia and the West allowed to spy on each other?

The expulsion of Russian diplomats from the UK, US and several other NATO states has cast a light on the world of espionage. DW looks at why spies …

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Is Russia undermining US efforts in Afghanistan?

While Vladimir Putin basks in the afterglow of his convincing (if unsurprising) re-election as Russia’s president, his foreign ministry has been busy …

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NATO joins in Russian diplomat expulsions after spy attacked

LONDON (AP) — NATO on Tuesday joined a wave of countries and groups expelling Russian diplomats over the nerve-agent attack on a former spy in Britain. Russia denounced the actions as "boorish" and insignificant but pledged to retaliate.<p>The mass expulsions were a show of solidarity for Britain, …

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Russia warns of retaliation after at least 100 diplomats expelled worldwide

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Russian government is threatening retaliation over one of the largest mass expulsions of its diplomats in history after more than 20 countries, including the United States, backed action by the UK over the poisoning of a former Russian spy in southern England.<p>According to state media …

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NATO joins in Russian diplomat expulsions after spy attacked

LONDON — NATO on Tuesday joined a wave of countries and groups expelling Russian diplomats over the nerve-agent attack on a former spy in Britain. …

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