Sergei Skripal
Oct 2018

“Doctor… who?”

Sep 2018

“the job was ordered at the highest level.”

“It’s one of the oldest working clocks in the world.”

A “stunning escalation in Russian aggression”?

“This was not a rogue operation.”

Aug 2018
Jul 2018

“…detectives are looking at the possibility that Ms Sturgess tested the spray on her face and hands, believing it to be perfume.”

“Police believe the nerve agent…was discarded during the March attempted assassination of the former Russian spy Sergei Skripal.”

May 2018

“Mr Skripal is able to walk, and has talked to police at length, but is not completely recovered.”

Apr 2018

“No-one speaks for me, or for my father.”

Message received.

Trump sanctions hit Putin pals, son-in-law

Ed Morrissey Apr 06, 2018 10:41 AM

UK: Skripal “improving rapidly.”

“Everyone’s health is okay, no one has any incurable things…”

“There is more going [on] relative to this issue than I think has been reported.”

Mar 2018

“We invite the U.S. authorities…to come back to their senses…”

“…there isn’t a single person inside the bureau who believes this guy got drunk, fell down, and died.”

Expulsion of Russians on the table for Trump?


Counter-terrorism probe due to “associations.”

Russia: We’re retaliating against the Brits — and the US.

Sea change over Russia?

Western alliance to Putin: We know it was you

Ed Morrissey Mar 15, 2018 10:01 AM

Russian retaliation coming next?

Russian response “demonstrated complete disdain for the gravity of these events.”

“Not a single British media outlet will work in our country if they shut down Russia Today”

“…it is highly likely that Russia was responsible for the act against Sergei and Yulia Skirpal.”

“Either present or past state-sponsored actors” responsible.

“Detectives now believed that Sergei and Yulia Skripal were specifically targeted…”

“This government will take whatever measures we deem necessary…”