Russia Denies Blame for Navalny Poisoning, Rebuffs Western Calls for Probe

MOSCOW—The Kremlin stated it experienced no involvement in the unexpected health issues of Russian dissident Alexei Navalny and questioned the assertion by German health professionals that he was poisoned, pushing back against needs from Western leaders for an inquiry into the most current suspected attack against a critic of President Vladimir Putin.

The exact situation encompassing the health issues of Mr. Navalny, who continues to be in a coma in a Berlin clinic, are a mystery. But Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov explained to journalists Tuesday that ideas that Mr….

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Chinese Diplomats Helped Military Scholars Visiting the U.S. Evade FBI Scrutiny, U.S. Says

WASHINGTON—When Assistant Secretary of State David Stilwell instructed China’s ambassador that the Houston consulate ought to near within seventy two several hours, he shipped a similar message: Eliminate all Chinese army scientists now in the U.S.

The July 21 purchase on the scientists, which has not been beforehand described, was the fruits of months of rising issue in the Trump administration more than what U.S. officials depict as an intelligence-accumulating procedure aided by Chinese diplomats to acquire cutting-edge scientific investigate from American…

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