Russia

Novichok, a Soviet-era nerve agent, was used to poison former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter in Britain.
“We assume that Alexei was poisoned with something mixed with his tea. That’s the only thing he drank this morning.”
Trump insists he's the last person Russia would want to see in the White House.
According to Reuters, leaked UK-US trade talk documents were stolen from the former trade secretary by suspected Russian hackers.
Republican senators pushed to have a once-classified document released, but maybe they shouldn't have.
Foreign affairs committee chair Tom Tugendhat tells HuffPost UK's Commons People podcast there are "serious questions" for spy agencies.
Conservative MP and chair of the Commons foreign affairs committee Tom Tugendhat joins Arj Singh, Paul Waugh and Rachel Wearmouth to unpack a big week for national security.
Northern Ireland secretary Brandon Lewis says he is "very proud" people are willing to hand cash to his party.
Boris Johnson and Keir Starmer clash for the final time before summer recess, with the government’s brexit plans, lack of action over Russia and the response to the coronavirus pandemic all under scrutiny.
The Queen of Pop said she was ordered to pay up after comments she made at a 2012 concert in St. Petersburg, but she opted not to do so.