Russian authorities have released the medical findings in the case of the Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny was not sure. That is why Germany has commissioned other special laboratories in Europe to make their own diagnoses.
In addition to the Bundeswehr laboratory, other laboratories have now confirmed that Russian opposition activist Alexej Navalny has been poisoned, according to the German government. Government spokesman Steffen Seibert announced in Berlin that they had asked other European partners, along with France and Sweden, to independently assess the German evidence based on new samples from Navalny.
“The results of this study by special laboratories in France and Sweden are now available and confirm the German evidence,” it continues. Despite ongoing investigations by the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), three laboratories have now independently provided evidence of a nerve agent as the cause of Navalny’s poisoning. “We renew the call for Russia to explain itself to the events,” said the government spokesman.