(TASS) The US’ refusal to visit the Shayrat Airbase, which Washington claims was used by the Syrian government to launch the April 4 chemical attack on Khan Shaykhun, calls to mind alarming thoughts about the reasons behind the denial, a senior Russian diplomat said.

The Russian Foreign Ministry’s Director of the Department for Non-Proliferation and Arms Control Mikhail Ulyanov said the results of the international investigation would be much more complete if OPCW experts actually visited Shayrat Airbase where the sarin, used in Khan Sheikhoun, was allegedly stored.

“Against this backdrop, Washington’s continued claims that the Syrians are allegedly once again planning to use Shayrat Airbase for a chemical attack seem strange, to say the least,” the Russian diplomat was quoted as saying in a transcript of an earlier briefing on Syria for accredited representatives from the OPCW Executive Council and the UN Security Council member states.

“If US partners are really confident about this, then they should grab at the chance to visit this facility to obtain evidence showing that Damascus is guilty of violating the Convention and to prevent the use of poisonous gases. But the United States continues to emphatically refuse to do this. This is giving rise to alarming thoughts and evoking even more serious questions,” he went on.

Khan Shaykhun incident and OPCW report

The OPCW report published on June 29 said that sarin or a similar nerve agent was sprayed in Syria’s Khan Shaykhun. As a result, nearly 100 people, many of them children, were killed. The report will be handed over to the joint UN-OPCW investigative mechanism that would determine those responsible for the attack.

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The incident involving the alleged use of chemical weapons in Khan Shaykhun in the Idlib province occurred on April 4. Washington accused Damascus of using chemical weapons, after which the US Navy delivered a missile strike in the small hours of April 7 on Syria’s Shayrat military airfield in the province of Homs.

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ironeddie
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us bastards declared, that they did not want to show evidence. They are playing another dirty game. they want to destroy Asad at any cost. Russia must be careful. Must transfer big army contingent with fighter jets to Syria and build strong base at Damasc.

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These joo’s slaves of course know only chemical weapons have their goat fucking puppets.

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it is similar to: there is a few million of the chosen tribe buried under the polish forest or wherever the fck they claim but then when they are offered to exhume their beloved remains so that also the world can see the millions, oh no because it will be disturbing the dead, ok then we could use penetrating radar which wouldn’t disturb the ground and so we can estimate how many millions they are? oh no because it goes against our religious believes and so on ans so on.
JooUSA loves JooSIS and all other Joohadis brands

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The funniest is that being both Lebanese, you’re Jews too. Actually, everybody between the Nile and Euphrates but real Arabs (Bedouins) are Jews. The problem comes from the Bedouins invasions as they force converted Jews to Islam. Thus, the problem comes from Jew-Muslims like both of you, because you turned to Ba’al (AKA Hubal, AKA Allah) so YHWH has doomed you and the Levant but Israel is a shithole. Israelis don’t need to do plot against so-called Arab countries which actually even aren’t Arab… It’s just YHWH punishing you from worshiping an idol made of stone (the Ka’aba) and bow… Read more »
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US Navy = AQ Navy 🙁

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Thus, OPCW head Edmond Mulet says they’re intending to visit both Shayrat and Khan Sheikhoun.
Seems UN-OPCW, which has already debunked the infamous 2013 Goutha Massacre as a false-flag, is still into keeping its independence :
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Yes, but how many people know it ❓
99.99 rememberit was Assad faulty.
Ignoring that americans are stupids : Irakis weapons are all under the Bush desk. Terrible, no ❓
West is 100% socialist, but other have no right to do the same stupid thing.

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Err, no the only socialist countries in the West are Cuba and Venezuela 😀 USA+UK are in ultra-liberalism Normally, Europe is into social-democracy thus crappy ultra-liberalists earne points, mostly because UK’s toxic influence in the EU, having taken profit of multiple oil-crisis to impose damaging measures on the social webbing. Privatisations have already gone too far, state-held companies in some domains must be re-created. You can consider Russia has switched to SD which, in the end, is a balanced system between socialism and capitalism which is pretty healthy or well, healthier than both US and Soviet systems : there are… Read more »
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