Media called the place of production of the gas “Beginner” base in the Saratov region
Moscow. April 6. INTERFAX.RU. Gas “Beginner”, which, according to British intelligence, was poisoned by ex-GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia, was produced at the “military research base” in the town of Shikhany, Saratov region of the Russian Federation, told the British Times.
On this, as it became known publication, the UK has notified its partners at a special briefing, where London explained Russia’s responsibility for the incident in Salisbury.
However, as the article says, “information was provided on the basis of which it can be assumed that the laboratory in Shikhany, similar to the British laboratory at Porton Down in the past decade was used for testing, which determined whether a “Newbie” can be effectively used for killing abroad.”
On the eve of the British newspaper the Sun named as the place of production of toxic substances in to a secret laboratory in the Moscow area Yasenevo.
Earlier this week, the head of the chemical laboratory in Porton-Tung under Salisbury said that British experts could not identify the origin of the gas, poisoned Skrobala.