The Russian foreign Ministry reported on its website a statement regarding the report of the French intelligence assessments alleged use of chemical weapons in Khan Sheyhun in the Syrian province of Idlib.
Ministry of foreign Affairs said that the French intelligence agencies conclude about the involvement of the Syrian government for this attack on the grounds that the “recipe” used sarin allegedly corresponds to the production process, developed in the Syrian laboratories.
“Why such confidence remains unclear, as in “finished” form of sarin in Syria has never been, had only its precursors, which in full was taken out of Syria in 2014,” – said in a statement the foreign Ministry.
The document also States that sarin could be produced in mobile units, but they were all destroyed, which was confirmed by the OPCW.
Also foreign Ministry called “something new” French version that the Syrian helicopter had dropped a grenade filled with sarin. The foreign Ministry believe that such “exotic” Hambarian would be dangerous for those who use it.