MIA commented “investigation” Bellingcat about Petrov and Bashirova

MIA commented “investigation” Bellingcat about Petrov and Bashirova

MOSCOW, 19 Sep — RIA Novosti. Database the FMS cannot determine is whether the person in the GRU, said Deputy interior Minister Igor Zubkov, commenting on the “investigation” of the Agency Bellingcat on “suspected” of poisoning Skrobala.


Earlier British project Bellingcat published an article which contains “information that, under “database FMS”, Petrov and Bocharov were agents of GRU”.

“Let’s start with the fact that in FMS there are no divisions subordinated to the GRU or anyone else” — said Zubkov to journalists.

He added that from the database of the migration service it is impossible to understand whether one is in the GRU.

Case Skrobala

Fourth of March in Salisbury was poisoned, former GRU officer Sergey Skripal and his daughter Julia, which triggered a major international scandal in London immediately rushed to blame it on Russia.

Moscow repeatedly offered to conduct a joint investigation, but Britain ignored this initiative. Also the Ministry of foreign Affairs has accused the Prime Minister Theresa may in a lie: she claimed that the poison was manufactured in Russia, but in the laboratory Porton Down is denied.

Later London showed photos of two “suspects”, claiming that they are officers of the GRU — Alexander Petrov, and Ruslan Bashirov later the men themselves told in interview to the editor of Sputnik and RT Margarita Simonyan, visited Britain as tourists and not connected with special services.

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