The Latest: Russia: UN didn’t say Syria attack site unsafe
The Latest on Syria (all times local):
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has dismissed claims that international experts cannot visit the site of a suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria because of security precautions.
Lavrov on Wednesday lashed out at the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons for failing to go and examine the site of the April deadly attack in in northern Syria.
Lavrov says claims that the experts were warned by a U.N. body against traveling there because it’s unsafe are “lies,” adding that Moscow went back to the U.N. and found out that there was no such warning.