Cyber-attacks against Russia may follow attempted nerve agent killing in UK


Offensive cyber-attacks against Russia are reported to be among options under consideration by the UK if it is dissatisfied with Russia’s explanation by midnight today of the use in this country of Novichok, a class of nerve agent developed in the Soviet Union in the 1970s and only produced in Russia.

Either Russia has lost control of its nerve agents, or, suggests  UK Prime Minister Teresa May, there has been, “an unlawful use of force by the Russian state against the United Kingdom.”

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Source: SC Magazine