The NATO summit in solidarity with Britain in the assessment of Russia’s role in the «Skripal»

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Vitvitskiy in fotobanka summit of the countries participating in NATO in Brussels. 11 July 2018The NATO summit in solidarity with Britain in the assessment of Russia’s role in the «Skripal»© RIA Novosti / Alexei Vitvitskiy the image Bank

The participants of the NATO summit reaffirmed their solidarity with Britain in its assessment that the incident in Salisbury «highly likely» is Russia, reads the statement of the Alliance summit.

«The UK estimates that it is highly likely that the Russian Federation was responsible for this attack, and that no plausible alternative explanations. We agree with the United Kingdom in its evaluation,» — said in a statement.

Earlier in the English town of Salisbury on March 4, according to British authorities, was poisoned, former GRU officer Sergey Skripal and his daughter Julia, which triggered a major international scandal. London believes that the poisoning Skrobala substance A234 involved in the Russian government, Moscow categorically denies it.

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