Russia is probing European defenses more and more. This is getting to near Cold War levels.
Russia was 'highly likely' behind the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in England last week, Britain's prime minster said. British Prime Minister Theresa May said Monday that Russia was "Highly likely" behind last week's poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, with a military-grade nerve agent. May's statement to Parliament marks the first time that the British government has publicly accused the Kremlin of being behind the attack. Ref. USAToday.
23 Russian diplomats have one week to leave the U.K. Over ex-spy poisoning, Britain's PM Theresa May says. May said the U.K. Will cancel all high-level bilateral contacts with Russia. The U.K. Has asked for Moscow to explain how a nerve agent could have been used to poison Sergei Skripal, 66, and his daughter, Yulia, 33. Ref. USAToday.