Lavrov: 'Show' around Litvinenko to surely complicate Russia-UK relations

Sergei Lavrov.

Sergei Lavrov.

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Russian Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov comments the Litvinenko case

The "show" staged around the so-called Litvinenko case is only to worsen the bilateral relations between Russia and UK, Russian Foreign minister Sergei Lavrov said.

"There is one thing I can agree to in what the British Foreign Office said: the Litvinenko case will further complicate our bilateral relations. That's to what I agree completely. But it is not the Litvinenko case, but the show around the Litvinenko case," Lavrov told a press conference on Jan. 26.

"And what's more, the relations will get complicated without any "possibly" or "likely", he said.

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