STANISLAV POHORILOV – WEDNESDAY, 26 OCTOBER 2022, 14:12
Sergei Shoigu, the Minister of Defence of Russia, called Rajnath Singh, the Minister of Defence of India, and Wei Fenghe, the Minister of Defence of China, to tell them about a so-called "dirty bomb".
Source: press service of the Ministry of Defence of Russia
Details: Reportedly, in both cases Shoigu discussed the situation in Ukraine and spoke with the Ministers about "his concern about possible provocations by Ukraine with the use of a "dirty bomb".
- In the last few days, Sergei Shoigu, the Minister of Defence of Russia, and Valeriy Gerasimov, the head of the General Staff of Russia, started actively making phone calls to their Western colleagues about an alleged provocation prepared by Ukraine.
- Dmytro Kuleba, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, officially asked the IAEA to send a mission to Ukraine in order to refute Moscow’s claims that Ukraine is developing a "dirty bomb".
- Rafael Grossi, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), reported that agency inspectors are to visit two nuclear facilities in Ukraine soon against the backdrop of Russia’s "dirty bomb" allegations.