England Charges Former Spy in Litvinenko Murder British prosecutors say a former KGB agent poisoned Alexander Litvinenko with a rare, radioactive isotope in London last year. They are seeking the extradition of Andrei Lugovoi on charges that he murdered a former KGB colleague.

England Charges Former Spy in Litvinenko Murder

England Charges Former Spy in Litvinenko Murder

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The British government is seeking the extradition of a former KGB agent from Russia.

Andrei Lugovoi is accused of poisoning Alexander Litvinenko, also a former KGB agent, in London last year.

So far, the Russian government has refused to turn over Lugovoi to British officials.