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March 6, 2018

Russian spy fights for life after apparent poisoning

Henry Jackson Society

London: A Russian agent convicted of spying for Britain is fighting for his life amid suspicions he was poisoned in a shopping centre in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England.

Sergei Skripal, 66, was in intensive care after being exposed to a mysterious substance as he sat on a bench in the cathedral city in western England.

Andrew Foxall, director of the Russia and Eurasia Studies Centre at the Henry Jackson Society, said: “While it is too soon to attribute responsibility, it would be foolhardy if the authorities were not to explore the Russia connection.”

Read more in The Sydney Morning Herald