Russia: chemical attack in Syria was organized by the UK

Alleged chemical attack in Syria was organized by foreign agents, said the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov. And a spokesman for the Russian defense Ministry Igor Konashenkov says that their Agency has evidence that the UK is behind this «provocation.»

Now in new York held a meeting of the UN Security Council on the Syrian conflict, initiated by Russia. Her representative Vassily Nebenzia in the framework of the emergency meeting reiterated the rhetoric that in the Duma do not know anything about any himatake. Russia’s envoy to the UN said that the US, France and Britain are interested only in ousting the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and deterring Russia.

US Ambassador to the UN , Nikki Haley reported that, according to estimates by Washington, Assad’s troops used chemical weapons at least 50 times over the seven-year conflict.