British media reported on the “Cleaners” in Skrobala

British media reported on the “Cleaners” in Skrobala

MOSCOW, 10 sen — news. In the case of poisoning ex-GRU officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia in Salisbury included the four suspects from Russia, writes tabloid the Mirror, citing sources in the British secret service.


They were part of the “group of murderers”, known in Russia under the code name “Cleaners”, says the publication. Just “team” had six participants, among them — Alexander Petrov, and Ruslan Bashirov, which in Britain had previously accused of attempted Skrobala.

“They needed a safety net to keep Skrobala under surveillance. Petrov and Bashirov had to know that those will not return until they are spraying “Beginner,” said one of the sources of the tabloid.

Fourth of March in Salisbury was poisoned, former GRU officer Sergey Skripal and his daughter Julia. In London blamed Russia, Moscow categorically denies it. The Russian side proposed to conduct a joint investigation of the incident, but London ignored this initiative and have been denied access Scriply.