Russia accused the United States in a deadly test of biological weapons in Georgia

The United States conducted secret testing of biological weapons in Georgia, which killed at least 73 people. This was stated today, 4 October, the official representative of the Ministry of defense of Russia — chief of the troops of radiation, chemical and biological defense Igor Kirillov.

According to Igor Kirillov, as a cover for testing biological weapons was used by US-funded Research centre public health. Richard Lugar. As stated by the representative of the defense Ministry, documents on the trials was presented by former Minister of state security of Georgia Igor Giorgadze, who received them from their «Georgian friends».

Igor Giorgadze, the founder of the political movement «Anti-Soros», fled from Georgia to Moscow in 1990-ies, after he was suspected in the assassination attempt on then President Eduard Shevardnadze.

This is not the first time when States impose such charges. Earlier, Pentagon spokesman Eric Pachon called them «absurd.»

«This is probably one of the manifestations of a bizarre Russian disinformation campaign against the West,» said Pachon.