What the papers say - March 8

The latest developments in the suspected poisoning of a Russian double agent make the majority of the front pages - with the papers leading on the development that a policeman is in a critical condition.

The Times reports the officer in a critical condition was the first to come to the aid of Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia - as Whitehall sources tell the paper the likelihood of it being a Kremlin-sponsored attack has increased.

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The Daily Telegraph carries a striking picture of an officer in protective clothing in Salisbury - as Boris Johnson called the events as "very troubling".

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The Guardian carries a picture of Mr Skripal at a shop before the attempted murder case, alongside a story saying domestic abuse suspects could be banned from contacting their victims.

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Brexit leads the Financial Times, as the European Union said the UK must lower its expectations for a deal after leaving the bloc.

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The Metro reports a "huge operation" has been launched to find the perpetrators of the poisoning.

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The i carries events in Salisbury on its front page, saying Sergei and Yulia Skripal were deliberately targeted.

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The Independent reports police and security services are tracking a "network of highly trained assassins" after the nerve agent attack.

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The Daily Mirror reports that fury in the UK is growing after the poisoning using nerve gas.

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While the Sun reports it is the first time a nerve agent assassination attempt has been made on British soil.

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The Daily Mail reports that Prince William will avoid going to the World Cup and a military intelligence chief says Russia could "cripple Britain" with cyber attacks.

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Coronation Street's William Roache leads the Daily Express as the actor talks about the death of his daughter Vanya.

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The Daily Star refers to the police officer struck down after coming to the aid of the Russian spy and his daughter as a "hero cop".

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