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RUSSIA WARNS UK: 'Our response measures will not be long in coming'

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Russia has vowed to hit back after Theresa May announced she is expelling 23 of the country's diplomats in retaliation over the nerve agent attack on a former spy.
The nation warned its response "will not be long in coming” after Prime Minister Mrs May declared that the UK will impose new sanctions on the Kremlin, which Russia described as “absolutely unacceptable”. See the rest of the story at Business Insider NOW WATCH: These bionic arms make kids feel like superheroes See Also: France wants more proof that Russia was behind the Sergei Skripal...
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Nikki Haley says the US holds Russia 'responsible' for nerve-agent attack in the UK

Nikki Haley says the US holds Russia 'responsible' for nerve-agent attack in the UK

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US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said the US blamed Russia for the attempted killing of a former Russian military-intelligence agent in the UK.
The former agent, Sergei Skripal, and his daughter were found collapsed on a bench in southern England.
"Alone, Russia's crime is worthy of this council's action," Haley said.
US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said the US blamed Russia for the attempted killing of a former Russian military-intelligence agent in the UK earlier this month using a deadly nerve agent.
"The United States believes that Russia is responsible...
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'Judgment day': All eyes are on Trump as he grapples with how to respond to the UK nerve agent attack

'Judgment day': All eyes are on Trump as he grapples with how to respond to the UK nerve agent attack

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Hours after British Prime Minister Theresa May announced a series of harsh measures the UK would take against Russia following its chemical attack on a former spy in the UK, US President Donald Trump has stayed mum.
Multiple lower-level US officials, including those in the White House, have publicly come out in support of the UK and condemned Russia.
But since briefly acknowledging Russia's role in the attack Tuesday morning after being pressed by reporters, Trump has not done the same.
"All of us who have been around the block find it bizarre that we would not be...
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