WSJ: Peace Negotiators Suffer Suspected Poisoning

The Independent reports:

Roman Abramovich and Ukrainian peace negotiators suffered symptoms of suspected poisoning after a meeting in Kyiv at the start of March, according a report in the Wall Street Journal.

The Russian oligarch and at least two senior members of the Ukrainian delegation developed symptoms that included red eyes, constant and painful tearing, and peeling skin on their faces and hands, sources familiar with the matter said.

The sources told the Wall Street Journal they blamed the suspected poisoning attack on hard-liners in Moscow who they said wanted to sabotage talks to end Russia’s war in Ukraine.

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