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‘Novichok’: The chemical weapon used on Sergei Skripal

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 01:53

The British government contends that the poison used on former spy Sergei Skripal was an obscure nerve agent called ''Novichok.'' It's one of the deadliest chemical weapons ever developed, rooted in a secretive Cold War program from Russia. Anthony Deutsche explains.

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The British government contends that the poison used on former spy Sergei Skripal was an obscure nerve agent called "Novichok." It's one of the deadliest chemical weapons ever developed, rooted in a secretive Cold War program from Russia. Anthony Deutsche explains.

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‘Novichok’: The chemical weapon used on Sergei Skripal

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 01:53