Yuri Ushakov commented on the appearance of “Apollo” in Skrobala

Yuri Ushakov commented on the appearance of “Apollo” in Skrobala

MOSCOW, 11 Sep — RIA Novosti. Presidential aide Yuri Ushakov said he did not know about a Russian diplomat who allegedly helped the UK to identify suspects in the incident with Sergey and Yulia Skripal.


Previously the British newspaper Daily Express, citing anonymous sources in the intelligence said that to identify and recognize, who arrived in London for allegedly poisoning Skrypalia “Alexander Petrov” and “Ruslan Bashirov” helped recruited by the Russian diplomat.

“I didn’t hear anything,” — said Ushakov.

“Fantasies and fairy tales”

State Duma Deputy Andrei Lugovoi, in turn, said that the version of a certain Russian diplomat is another tale, which appear due to the lack of specific facts. He noted that fantasy and fairy tales around the case Sripala has already reached critical values.

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“To blame the British side, which instead present evidence-based arguments confined to some obscure statements and thereby set the stage for the media, journalists who, not having enough information, start writing different stories,” said Lugovoi RIA Novosti.

The politician believes that if the British side began to cooperate with Russia, “then all would be clear”.