The foreign Ministry called the hypocritical attempts by the US to accuse Russia in the destruction of all stockpiles of chemical weapons

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MOSCOW, August 13. /TASS/. Moscow considers hypocritical Washington’s attempts to accuse Russia in incomplete destruction of chemical weapons stockpiles. This is stated in a statement Monday statement, the Russian foreign Ministry.

“Considering put forward against Russia unfounded accusations of involvement in the incident in Salisbury as another attempt to represent our country as a state, irresponsible appropriate to fulfilling its international obligations. Such an approach seems particularly hypocritical given the fact that the USA is not in a hurry to destroy its stockpile of chemical weapons and remain the only country party to the Convention on the prohibition of chemical weapons, which have significant stocks of chemical warfare agents”, – stressed in the Ministry.