Victoria Skripal announced the intention of the mother of ex-GRU Colonel to visit the UK
YAROSLAVL, 7 Aug. /TASS/ — the Niece of Sergei Skripal said that she intends to act as a chaperone.
Living in Yaroslavl mother of former GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal Elena Skripal plans to visit the UK to see my son. About this TASS said the niece Skripal Victoria.
Decided to apply on behalf of the grandmother, I as a maintainer. But to me, most likely once again refuse. Victoriapalace former GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal
She also added that on August 11 to meet with a lawyer to discuss the preparation of documents to apply for a visa. According to Victoria, 90-year-old Elena Skripal hopes that she will be allowed to see my son. “I hope they will show mercy, loyalty,” added Skripal.
The UK authorities have repeatedly denied in the spring of Victoria in issuing an entry visa, which was necessary to discover victims in the English Salisbury family.
4 Mar 66-year-old ex-GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal, sentenced in Russia for espionage in favour of great Britain, and his 33-year-old daughter Julia has been in Salisbury, according to the British side, effects of nerve agents. Later London issued a statement that it is a substance called “Beginner” supposedly developed in Russia, accusing Moscow of involvement in the incident. The Russian side has categorically denied all the speculation on this score.