No 10 says boycott by UK ministers and members of royal family in wake of Sergei Skripal poisoning still stands
Russia has playfully said Theresa May would be welcome to attend England’s World Cup quarter-final on Saturday, but Downing Street has so far said the boycott by British ministers and members of the royal family stands.
Extending the prime minister’s cagey Brexit negotiating tactics to a wider field, a Downing Street source said May would be taking each game as it comes. Speculation as to what she might do if England reached the final was classified as premature.
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