The foreign Ministry commented on reports about the new suspect in the case Skrobala

The foreign Ministry commented on reports about the new suspect in the case Skrobala

MOSCOW, 7 Feb — RIA Novosti. Information about the third suspect in the poisoning Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia in British Salisbury is in no way confirmed an injection, said the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.


Previously, the newspaper the Daily Telegraph, citing unnamed sources said that the third Russian associated, in the view of London from an incident in Salisbury, delayed my departure from the UK at the appointed time, and perhaps is still in the country. We are talking about a person named Sergey Fedotov, the newspaper notes. According to the newspaper, he arrived in the UK on the same day as Alexander Petrov, and Ruslan Bashirov, whom London considers military intelligence officers and accused of involvement in the poisoning in Salisbury. Fedotov signed up on the same flight to Moscow, and that they are, however, as reported to the edition sources, at the last moment refused to go.

We really saw this post. This stingy individual, I would say not so much the materials, materials-just a lot, but the terse form of the appearance of these materials in the so-called Skrobala, because, except of leaks to the media, nothing more precise or formal, we do not see, unfortunately.Maria Saharanafrican the representative of the Russian foreign Ministry

“Once again we are faced with uncorroborated by any evidence the information box stuffing. Again we see the inspiration of different anti-speculation in the British media,” — said Zakharov.

Newsthe head of the SVR accused London in the destruction of evidence on the incident in Salisbury

Fourth of March in Salisbury was poisoned, former GRU officer Sergey Skripal and his daughter Julia, which triggered a major international scandal. In London said that the incident involved Russia, Moscow categorically denies it.

Russia has repeatedly offered to conduct a joint investigation of the incident, but London ignored the initiative and denied access Scriply. Also the foreign Ministry has accused the British Prime Minister Theresa may in a lie. So, she claimed that the poison was manufactured in Russia. However, in the laboratory Porton Down is denied.