MOSCOW, November 24. /TASS/. Russia has not received an explanation regarding the biological activity of the United States on the territory of Ukraine to this day, Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov told a news conference ahead of the ninth review conference of the parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of Biological and Toxin Weapons (BTWC).
"In September this year, Russia, acting in accordance with Article 5 of the BTWC, convened a consultative meeting for clarifying all circumstances of military biological activity in Ukraine," he said. "Our experts presented detailed materials and evidence we have, shedding light on the true aims and nature of these activities that constitute a violation of the BTWC. They formulated clear professional questions, but did not receive a substantive answer."