Theresa May rips into Putin at UN for ‘desperate fabrication’ of Salisbury attack
Theresa May intensified her furious row with Russia at the UN as she attacked Putin for his ‘desperate fabrication’ of the Salisbury nerve agent attack.
Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was sitting two seats down in the UN Security Council chamber as the Prime Minister let rip.
It came as news broke about the ‘true identity’ of one of the suspects in the poisoning of double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia.
Ruslan Boshirov, has now been named as Colonel Anatoliy Chepiga, a highly decorated officer in the GRU, Russia’s military intelligence service.
At the UN today, Mrs May... read more
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