PRAGUE – Sweden and the Czech republic have Saturday irked responded to speculations of Russia that it is an attack used zenuwgif novitsjok on a former spy in England may come from one of these countries. This is a “ridiculous accusation”, said the Czech minister of Defence Karla Slechtova. The Swedish minister of Foreign Affairs Margot Wallstrom called the claim “completely unacceptable and baseless.”
British investigators after the attack on Skripal and his daughter on march 14.
A spokeswoman for the Russian ministry of Foreign Affairs had earlier in the day at tv-channel Rossija 24 said, that Britain itself, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, the United States or Sweden, the possible countries of origin of the nerve.
The Czech republic says strictly adhere to the requirements of the chemical weapons Convention and is concerned with the protection against such means. The Czech Foreign minister Martin Stropnicky protested also against the allegations made “, which by nothing can be proven.” He saw therein an attempt to to manipulate public opinion, ” he wrote on Twitter.
Britain accuses Russia of its _djj.home.sapo Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia to have been poisoned.