Emmanuel Macrophoto: Adnan Abidi / Reuters
Paris will soon announce what action will be taken against Russia in the case of the poisoning of the former GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal in the UK. This was stated by the President of France Emmanuel macron, reports Reuters Thursday, March 15.
“Everything points to the fact that Russia is responsible for what happened, he said. — In the coming days I will announce what action we are going to take.”
Earlier, on 15 March, the French side has officially joined charges London to Moscow. “France shares the conviction of the United Kingdom that there is no other explanation, and expresses solidarity to its ally,” said macron after a telephone conversation with British Prime Minister Theresa may, told the TV station France 24.
14 March, Prime Minister Theresa may has formally accused Russia of trying to murder Skripal and his daughter Julia. In addition, she announced the expulsion of Russian diplomats and announced the suspension of all bilateral contacts with Russia.
Skripal and his daughter Julia was found unconscious on the street in early March. They were poisoned with nerve agent. They were hospitalized, currently they are in a coma. London believes that the attempt is Moscow, as a former spy and his daughter was poisoned with a substance that is believed to be the British government, was developed Russia. The Russian leadership denies all allegations.
The Russian foreign Ministry said that interpret the words of the Prime Minister of great Britain Theresa may on the measures of “punishment” of Moscow as an unprecedented grave provocation that undermines the foundations of normal inter-state dialogue, and also promised a quick response.
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