Julia Skripal asked the sister not to come to her and refused the assistance of the Embassy of the Russian Federation
Moscow. April 11. INTERFAX.RU — Daughter of ex-GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal Yulia asked my cousin Victoria to come to her in the UK, said the report released on Wednesday by Scotland Yard on behalf of the Russian citizen.
“I thank Victoria for her care of us, but please do not come to me and do not try to contact me at the moment,” — said in a statement. “It (Victoria Skripal – if) statements don’t coincide with mine, and my dad,” says Julia Skripal.
She also refused the help of the Russian Embassy. “I was told that at my disposal are the services of the special representatives of the Russian Embassy, who kindly offered me his help in all matters,” — said in a statement.
“At the moment I do not wish to use their services, but if I change my mind, I know how to handle it”.
Skripal also refused to communicate with journalists, asking them to be sensitive to the difficult situation in which she found herself. “The most important thing is that now I am safe and feel better. However, I’m not strong enough to give a full interview to the press, but I hope that one day it will happen. Until then, I would like to emphasize that no one speaks for me or my father, only ourselves” — said in a statement.