Russia has blocked a UN security Council resolution on the continuation of the investigation hematic in Syria

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UN 24 Oct. /TASS/. Russia on Tuesday blocked the adoption of UN Security Council resolution inconsistent on the one-year extension of authority for Joint UN and the Organisation for the prohibition of chemical weapons (OPCW) to investigate the chemical attacks in Syria (CMP). Together with Russia against the document prepared by the United States, Bolivia voted with two abstentions countries – Kazakhstan and China. Another 11 countries, including the UK, US and France voted for the draft resolution.