Kurt Volker commented on interview with Petrov and Bocharovym
MOSCOW, 15 sen — news. Special envoy of the US state Department, Kurt Volker commented on the interview with Alexander Petrov, and Ruslan Bashirov, whom London accuses of the attempted poisoning of former GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal.
“I am very glad that Russia has not lost its sense of humor”, — quotes UNN Volcker.
Poisoning in Salisbury
In early March, the former GRU officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia was assassinated, the attempt of poisoning resulted in a major international scandal. London blamed Russia, but in Moscow all accusations categorically deny that the Russian authorities repeatedly offered London jointly investigate “the case Skrypalia”, but the British side did not respond to requests and denied access to the victims.
In addition, the Ministry of foreign Affairs has accused the Prime Minister Theresa may in a lie. Previously, she claimed that the poison that tried to poison Skrobala was made in Russia, but in a British laboratory Porton Down these conjectures are refuted.
The fifth of September, the British authorities published the photos of two “suspects in the poisoning Skrypalia” Alexander Petrov, and Ruslan Bashirov. In London claim that men allegedly are members of the GRU. Moreover, these “suspects” told in interview to the editor of Sputnik and RT Margarita Simonyan who came to Britain exclusively for tourism intentions: the men were planning to escape London and visit the famous Salisbury Cathedral. Petrov and Bashirov claim that you have never heard of Skipulag.