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Poisoning of Alexander Litvinenko

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Alexander Litvinenko: The story behind the murder - BBC News

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Spy blamed Putin for poisoning on deathbed

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Russian Ex-spy poisoned: Widow of Alexander Litvinenko speaks to FRANCE24

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Who killed Alexander Litvinenko?

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Alexander Litvinenko probably poisoned on FSB's orders, says Sir Robert Owen

Alexander Litvinenko was a former officer of the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) and KGB, who fled from court prosecution in Russia and received political asylum in the United Kingdom.
  • Background 

  • Illness and poisoning 

  • Death and last statement 

  • Investigation 

  • Possibly related events 

  • Polonium-210 

  • Russian response 

  • Suspects 

  • Other persons related to the case 

  • Timeline 

  • Comparisons to other deaths 

  • References in popular culture