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The Ambassador of Russia in great Britain Andrey Kelin said that London is offended by the misunderstanding of its essence of the charges in the case of the poisoning of former GRU officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia in Salisbury. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
According to the diplomat, claims the British side does not contain “no documentary or evidential base”. Kelin noted that it will continue to seek clarification of the fate of Russian citizens Sergey and Yulia Skripal, as previous diplomatic note did not give result. The Ambassador also noted that the resumption of dialogue should be the desire of the two sides, however, according to him, it is only in Russian.
Skrypali, according to British authorities, on March 4, 2018 was poisoned developed in the USSR nerve substance is “new” result of the operation with the participation of GRU staff. In London believe that the attack was sanctioned by the highest leadership of Russia. Was later named the names of the alleged poisoners — they were some Alexander Petrov, and Ruslan Bashirov. Moscow denies any involvement in the incident with Kripalani.
According to the Bellingcat investigation and The Insider, Bashirov actually a career officer of the Russian military intelligence Colonel Anatoly Chapiha and Petrov — a military doctor, an employee of the GRU Alexander Mishkin.
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