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Britain is ready to apply against Russia the new restrictive measures, if Moscow’s reaction on steps announced on Wednesday the Prime Minister of great Britain Teresa may be “disproportionate”. About it to Agency Press Association said sources in the government of the United Kingdom, reports TASS.
“Although we announced today our reply, we remain available for other opportunities. If necessary, may be involved in the field of economy, diplomacy, legislation and security. If we do not feel that what we have done to date, resulted in the short, medium and long term to the desired result — did not change the behavior of the Kremlin, we re-evaluate and revise measures,” — said an unnamed representative of the authorities in Britain.
Earlier, on 14 March, Prime Minister Theresa may announced the expulsion of Russian diplomats. She has formally accused Moscow of attempted murder of a former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia, and also announced the suspension of all bilateral contacts with Russia.
Skripal and his daughter Julia was found unconscious on the street in early March. They were poisoned with nerve agent. They were hospitalized, currently they are in a coma.
London believes that the attempt is Moscow, as a former spy and his daughter was poisoned with a substance that is believed to be the British government, was developed Russia. The Russian leadership denies all allegations.
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