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British Judge: Putin 'Probably Approved' Litvinenko's Killing

A British judge said Thursday that Russian President Vladimir Putin "probably approved" a plan to poison ex-KBG agent Alexander Litvinenko. Litvinenko died nearly 10 years ago after drinking a cup of tea that judge Robert Owen said was laced with the rare radioactive isotope polonium-210.  From his death bed, Litvinenko accused Putin of ordering his assassination. In a long-awaited report, Owen said Dmitry Kovtun and Andrei Lugovoi, two Russian former KGB agents, carried...

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