Russian Novichok scientist apologizes to Alexei Navalny

World / Politics Sep 20, 2020

Russian Novichok scientist apologizes to Alexei Navalny

A scientist involved in the secret Soviet program to create the Novichok nerve agent has apologized to the Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny, who is recovering from poisoning in Berlin. Vil Mirzayanov, a chemist who was the first to reveal Novichok's development, in an interview ...

World Jul 19, 2018

Suspects identified in Novichok poisoning of Skripals in U.K.

British police have identified several Russians who they believe were behind the nerve agent attack on former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter, the Press Association reported on Thursday, citing a source close to the investigation. Skripal, a former colonel in Russian military intelligence ...