OPCW issues report on technical assistance requested by the UK

24 April 2018

Article: 52/1603

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has sent the UK its report of the OPCW’s mission to provide requested technical assistance, with regard to the Salisbury incident on 4 March 2018.

The results of the analysis of the environmental and biomedical samples collected by the OPCW team confirm the findings of the United Kingdom relating to the identity of the toxic chemical that was used in Salisbury and severely injured three people.

Source: OPCW, 12 April 2018