On the 22nd, Deputy Chairman of the Russian Federation Council Kosachev said that there is irrefutable evidence that the US biological laboratory in Ukraine has military purposes.

  Kosachev emphasized that at present, the Russian public, experts and the Russian parliament's investigative committee on the establishment of biological laboratories by the United States in Ukraine have obtained irrefutable evidence that these experimental activities of the United States are of a military nature and seriously violated The commitment made by the United States and relevant partners when they signed the Biological Weapons Convention in 1972.

  Earlier, Konashenkov, a spokesman for the Russian Defense Ministry, said that the Russian army had seized a request to Ukrainian biological laboratory employees to urgently destroy high-risk pathogens of plague, anthrax, tularemia, cholera and other deadly diseases on February 24. documents, and subsequently released a series of documents about the Ukrainian biological laboratory to the outside world.

  Earlier this month, at the official consultation meeting of the States parties to the Biological Weapons Convention held in Geneva, the Russian delegation disclosed a series of documents accusing the United States of engaging in activities in violation of the Convention and expressing concerns about the US biological militarization activities. Concerned by representatives of participating countries.