Post by Tony
Well worth reading.
"A story 'based on".... 'Nuff said.
Porton Down (qv) is just up the road from Salisbury, the Skripals' home. Skripal, a Russian, was a double agent and, though retired, is - and can only be for as long as he lives - an ongoing security hazard to his host country.
Conspiracy theorists can take it from here...