Russia spy poisoning: Rudd says inquiry widened to other deaths

A string of deaths on UK soil are to be reinvestigated by the police and MI5 after claims of Russian involvement, Home Secretary Amber Rudd says.

A string of deaths on UK soil are to be reinvestigated by the police and MI5 after claims of Russian involvement, Home Secretary Amber Rudd says.

BuzzFeed News claimed to have evidence of 14 deaths that were actually murders by the Russian state or mafia allies.

In each of the cases, police investigations and inquests did not find evidence of any crime.

Russia has denied being involved in the poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter last week.

source: BBC

2018-03-13 16:23
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