A Russian Embassy on Thursday called it “dumb” to suggest that the country was responsible for two more British nationals being afflicted by the same nerve agent that felled an ex-Russian agent earlier this year.
The Russian Embassy in the Netherlands blasted any insinuation that Russia would carry out a nerve agent attack during the FIFA World Cup, which the country is hosting from June 14 through July 15.
“How dumb they think is to use ‘again’ so-called ‘Novichok’ in the middle of the FIFA World Cup and after the special session of the CSP (convened by the way by ) that gave the #OPCW attribution functions. The show must go on?” the embassy tweeted.
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