Alexander Petrophoto: AP
Employee of the Russian manufacturer of immunobiological preparations “Microgene” Alexander Petrov commented on the information about his involvement in the poisoning of former GRU officer Sergei Skripal in the UK. He told RT reported on Thursday, September 6, Telegram-channel publication.
“I don’t know anything about it and the history with Skripal are irrelevant. It is a complete coincidence: I am not in London, I even to the Altai can not reach,” — said the man. He added that he works as a section chief in the research and production Association “virion” the Tomsk branch of “Microgene”.
On 5 September the newspaper “Fontanka” has collected information on Ruslan Bashirova and Alexander Petrov, which the UK formally accused of involvement in the poisoning of former GRU officer and his daughter. According to her, the numbers of their passports differ only in the last digit. While Petrov, according to the newspaper, was born on 31 July 1979. A person with the same name reporters found in the list of employees of the FSUE NPO “Microgen”.
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