Sergei Skripal scandal has sent UK-Russia relations tumbling. What next?

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Many options will be on table should Kremlin involvement be confirmed. None will be simple

Theresa May’s assertion that it is highly likely the Russian state has committed an act of aggression by poisoning the double agent Sergei Skripal plunges Anglo-Russian relations into their worst state since the cruise missile crisis in the 1980s.

The prime minister knows that she will have to go further than her response as home secretary to the 2006 murder of Alexander Litvinenko – some assets frozen, an end to intelligence cooperation and the expulsion of a number of Russian diplomats.

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Related: Russian state TV accuses UK of plotting spy attack

(September 7, 1978)  Georgi Markov

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