Second Salisbury suspect ‚highly decorated’

Second Salisbury suspect ‚highly decorated’

Image copyright Metropolitan Police Image caption CCTV footage issued by the Met Police of the man now identified as Alexander Mishkin The second suspect in the Salisbury poisoning case was a doctor and highly decorated Russian military intelligence officer, an investigative website says. Bellingcat said it used a combination of online material and leaked documents…

The second ‚tourist’ accused of the UK nerve agent attack has been identified as a Russian military doctor

The second ‚tourist’ accused of the UK nerve agent attack has been identified as a Russian military doctor

The second man accused of being behind the nerve agent poisoning of Sergei Skripal has been identified as a Russian military doctor employed by the GRU, the Russian military intelligence service. The UK in early September accused two Russian men, Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov, of attempting to assassinate ex-spy Sergei Skripal with a military-grade…

1 in 2 ICOs failed in the second quarter — and those that succeeded suffered huge losses

1 in 2 ICOs failed in the second quarter — and those that succeeded suffered huge losses

Eoh Kyung-hoon, leader of a club studying cryptocurrencies, checks a chart after a meeting at a university in Seoul, South Korea, December 20, 2017.REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji LONDON — Money continues to flood into the booming market for digital tokens issued by startups despite the projects seeking funding getting worse and investment returns suffering, according to a…

How a second Brexit referendum could work

How a second Brexit referendum could work

British Prime Minister Theresa May, who probably would not want to stage a new Brexit referendum. Getty Less than 48 hours since The Independent launched a petition to call for a referendum on the Brexit deal, 275,000 have signed. The latest polling from YouGov also shows that more people want a referendum than don’t. But…

Second Toronto shooting victim identified

Second Toronto shooting victim identified

Image copyright Courtesy Toronto Police Services Image caption Julianna Kozis, of Markham, Ontario, died in the rampage A 10-year-old „beautiful, aspiring athlete” has been identified as the second victim killed in Sunday’s mass shooting in Toronto. Julianna Kozis died after a gunman opened fire in the city’s Greektown district. She was the youngest victim. The…

German GP – second practice build-up

German GP – second practice build-up

Listen live to the second practice session for the German Grand Prix from Hockenheim – Live – BBC Sport ]]> Summary Daniel Ricciardo fastest in FP1 but will start from back on Sunday after engine penalties Sebastian Vettel leads the drivers’ championship, Lewis Hamilton second Listen to BBC Sport Online commentary Get involved: Your reaction…

Finland has second thoughts about its women soldiers

Finland has second thoughts about its women soldiers

Image copyright Finnish Defence Forces Image caption Women like Saara Piitulainen (L) and Alexiana Gaudiat make up a small percentage of Finland’s military recruits but the number reached a record this year „I decided long ago I would do military service,” says Saara Piitulainen, a 22-year-old voluntary servicewoman. „My father was a peacekeeper, and that…

Lib Dems expect ‚strong second’ place finish in Lewisham East as anti-Brexit voters punish May and Corbyn

Lib Dems expect ‚strong second’ place finish in Lewisham East as anti-Brexit voters punish May and Corbyn

LONDON — The Liberal Democrats are expecting to hoover up anti-Brexit voters in the Lewisham East by-election, leapfrogging the Conservatives into second place, according to party insiders and canvas returns seen by Business Insider. On Thursday, Lewisham East will vote on who should replace Heidi Alexander, who resigned as the Labour MP for the southeast…