Developer “Newbie” called nonsense arguments of the Russian authorities about the matter
The British version of the poisoning of former GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal and his daughter is closer to the truth than the Russian, said in an interview with “Kommersant FM” one of the possible developers warfare agents Novichok Vladimir Uglev.
“We from the Russian side. so much nonsense uttered, — said the chemist.— The results that I posted on the Internet for the analysis of substances, spectral data, mass spectra, suggests that this is A-234 (code designation “Newbie”)”.
We will remind, the British special services say that Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia was poisoned in March substance a “Newbie” of Russian origin. The organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons said in a report that confirms the findings of the United Kingdom on the composition of toxic substances, but the name and the country of origin is not mentioned.
Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov insisted that Sergei Skripal, perhaps poisoned by the substance BZ, which produces NATO. The Russian foreign Ministry, calling Novichok nerve gas, had previously noted that in Russia, this substance has never been produced, not preserved and was not armed.