Vladimir Putin said that Alexander Petrov, and Ruslan Bashirov, which the British police have named suspects in the poisoning Sergei Skripal and his daughter are civilians
Alexander Petrov, and Ruslan Bashirov
(Photo: Metropolitan Police)
President Vladimir Putin appealed to Alexander Petrov, and Ruslan Bashirova that London was suspected of poisoning former GRU officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter, and invited them to address the media.
According to the President, Petrova and Bashirova already found, they are civilians. “In principle, we, of course, see what these people are. We know who they are already, and we found them. I hope that they will appear of themselves will tell. It will be better for all. There is nothing special and is no crime. Take a look in the near future”, — Putin said at the plenary session of the Eastern economic forum, the correspondent of RBC.
“Civil, certainly,” — said Putin on specifying question of the leader of the WEF Sergei BRILYOV.
After Brilev proposed to return to the agenda of the forum, Putin appealed to Bosilovo and Petrov. “I would like to ask them that they heard us today, let them come anywhere to you in the media,” he added.
Wednesday, September 5, the British police believed the main suspects in the poisoning of former GRU officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia, two citizens of Russia. The Department called their names: Ruslan Bashirov and Alexander Petrov. Despite the fact that they have entered the UK on genuine Russian passports, their names can be fake, said the police. The Prime Minister of Britain Theresa may called Bocharova and Petrov worked for the Russian foreign intelligence service, the GRU (the Main Directorate of the General staff of the armed forces).
On the day of this information the official representative of the foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said that photos of the suspects and their names do not say anything to the office. The same said the presidential aide Yuri Ushakov.
How to look suspects in the poisoning Skrobala. Photo gallery
According to the data on the basis of surveillance cameras, Bashirov and Petrov flew to London on March 2. In the city they stayed at the hotel City Stay Hotel. On March 3 they arrived in Salisbury for the first time, we stayed there from 14:25 to 16:10. The day of the poisoning Skipala — March 4 — Bashirov and Petrov arrived in Salisbury at about 12:00. They were seen first on Wilton road near the house Skrobala, and then on Fisherton street is a shopping center Mill. According to investigators, the criminals caused a toxic substance on the front door of the house Skrobala. At the shopping center Mill unconscious was discovered, Sergei Skripal and his daughter.
Information about any activity Bashirova and Petrov in Russia. The publication “Fontanka” called numbers of their passports, and dates of birth. According to “Fontanka”, Bashirov and Petrov in 2016 to fly on these passports in Amsterdam, Geneva, Milan and Paris.