Yulia Skripal, daughter of former Russian spy Sergei Skripa, has been released from the hospital and brought to a secure location. Sergei Skripal is also expected to recover. Father and daughter had been poisoned with the nerve agent Novichok.
Tests have revealed how the victims of the UK nerve agent poisoning came into contact with the substance. Further tests are needed to see if it is the same batch that was used against Sergei Skripal and his daughter.
Moscow was sorry to hear a nerve agent had killed a woman, and was "deeply concerned" about such toxins' presence in the UK, said Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov. But he described the case as a "British problem."
UK police have opened a homicide investigation after a woman exposed to a nerve agent near Salisbury died. Authorities say the nerve agent was Novichok, the same type used in an attack on a former Russian spy in March.
British man Charlie Rowley, who was poisoned by the Novichok nerve agent 10 days ago, has regained consciousness but remains in critical condition. His partner Dawn Sturgess, who was also poisoned, died on Sunday.
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