France, Germany, Canada and U.S. back Britain over Salisbury poisoning

Police officers stand outside the City Stay Hotel used by Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov; who have been accused of attempting to murder former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia; in London, Britain September 5, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain, France, Germany, Canada and the United States pledged on Thursday to work to disrupt “the hostile activities of foreign intelligence networks” and called on Russia to disclose its nerve agent programme. In a joint statement, the other four countries said they backed Britain’s assessment that Russian officers were behind an attack […]

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