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The Russian agents who poisoned the Skripals likely stayed in the UK after the attack as ‘sleeper’ agents, espionage experts say
An actual "illegal" with an existing, years-long "legend" would attract attention by going missing all of a sudden - i.e. friends, co-workers or neighbours might report a missing person to police, who might then put two and two together and tie that person to the Skripal attack.
The former Russian spy who was poisoned with a nerve agent in England has been discharged from the hospital
Sergei Skripal and his daughter, who earlier this year in England were exposed to a deadly nerve agent created by the Soviet Union during the Cold War, are both now out of the hospital.
After moving to the UK, the former Russian spy gave secret briefings to European spy agencies — but it's not clear if this is the reason for his poisoning.
A Russian scientist who claimed to develop the nerve agent that poisoned Sergei Skripal has reportedly been hit by a car in Russia
Vladimir Uglev said he was hit by a car near Anapa, Russia. He told the BBC earlier this month the Skripals were 'not the first victims' of the Novichok poison.
The "persons of interest" suspected of being behind the attempted assassination are now in Russia.
Russia is pushing these 15 mutually contradictory theories to claim they weren’t behind the nerve agent attack
The UK, US, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, and various unspecified criminal groups have all been suggested by the Kremlin.
UK broadcast regulators record a "signifiant increase" in broadcasts that potentially breach broadcasting rules, in the wake of the poisoning of Sergei Skripal.
Watching propaganda in sanction-ridden Russia is like experiencing a 'battle between the TV set and the fridge,' BBC journalist Olga Ivshina said.
Skripal and his daughter Yulia were poisoned with a liquid nerve agent, a British government spokesman revealed in an update on the case.
The Organisation for the Protection of Chemical Weapons confirmed identity of the nerve agent, a key piece of evidence in Britain's case against Russia.