UN Security Council Gathers in New York at Russia's Request to Discuss US Biolabs in Ukraine
15:58 GMT 11.03.2022 (Updated: 10:51 GMT 26.10.2022)
US Under Secretary of State Victoria Nuland previously admitted that Ukraine hosts "biological research facilities", expressing concern that they could come under the control of Russian forces. However, Washington denied that there was any research aimed at creating biological weapons.
Sputnik is live from New York, where the UN Security Council is convening at Russia's request in order to discuss the "biological activities of the US on the territory of Ukraine".
This comes after on 7 March, the Russian Armed Forces announced that they had discovered 30 biological compounds in Ukraine, saying the facilities were possibly involved in the production of bioweapons.
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