Russia Demands Departure of British Envoys

The Russian government has told four British diplomats to leave the country within 10 days. Earlier this week, the British government expelled four Russian diplomats.

Moscow has refused to turn over a suspect in the London poisoning death of former Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko.

Stephen Dalziel, executive director of the Russo-British Chamber of Commerce, talks with Deborah Amos.

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