The OPCW has defined the substance that had poisoned Skrobala
MOSCOW, 12 APR — RIA Novosti. Experts from the Organisation for the prohibition of chemical weapons (OPCW) confirmed that in the assassination of ex-GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia used “toxic chemical”, reports Sky News.
Sky News called him a “Newbie”, in this case, the document is published, there is no such name.
Its name and structure are contained in the full report available for member countries of the OPCW.
There can be no doubt that it was used, and there is no alternative explanation as to culprit — only Russia has the means, motive, and a relevant past.Boris Concominant foreign Affairs of great Britain
The Minister stressed that Britain never doubted the results obtained in the Porton-Down, but now they have confirmed four laboratories.
He called for 18 April meeting of the OPCW Executive Council to “discuss next steps”.
The incident in Salisbury
In early March, former GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia was found unconscious in Salisbury. London said that they were poisoned with a substance developed in Russia. The specialists of the British chemical laboratory in Porton Down were unable to identify the place of manufacture of toxin.
In Britain claim that Skripal was poisoned with a substance developed under the Soviet program of “Novice.” In the USSR the project with the same name does not exist, and in the designation system used numbers. The name of the “Newcomer” foreign media published with the filing of the Soviet scientist Vila Mirzayanov, who had no relationship to the development of chemical weapons.
Russia categorically denies involvement in the incident and called the charges “unsubstantiated provocation.” The Ministry of foreign Affairs has repeatedly called for a joint investigation of the incident, but the government refused.