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Britain has accused Russia of violating the Convention on the prohibition of chemical weapons the UN during the meeting of the UN security Council. A live webcast of the meeting is the official website of the world organization.
Acting permanent representative of UK to the UN Jonathan Allen said that “Russia declared the destruction of the declared chemical weapons stockpiles in September 2017, ten years later than demanded by the Convention. Russia was not informed of nerve substance is a “Beginner”, as well as related industries.”
“Even today, Russian politicians claim that completely destroyed the nerve substance. We can conclude that Russia is in serious violation of the Convention on the prohibition of chemical weapons, without notifying about the program for the development of substance “Beginner”,” added he
Allen said that the Kingdom invited experts to the country of the Organization for the prohibition of chemical weapons. “We have notified the OPCW on the implementation of this nerve toxin and invite them to independently verify our analysis”.
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