Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Theresa May called the suspects in the poisoning of ex-GRU officer Sergey Skripal and his daughter Yulia officers of the Main Directorate of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation (GRU) as Sky News reported.
On September 5, the British police called the names under which the citizens of Russia entered the U.K. in the beginning of March 2018 – Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov. The Crown Prosecution Service filed the charges to them in the poisoning of Skripals, a police officer who participated in the investigation and two citizens of the U.K. poisoned in Amesbury.
“Based on a body of intelligence the government has concluded that the two individuals named by the police and CPS are officers of the Russian military intelligence service, also known as the GRU,” May claimed.
Also, the prime minister claimed before the parliament that many times the government asked Moscow to explain the happened in Salisbury, however, it received the distorted information and lie.
As we reported the Crown Prosecution Service of the U.K. called the names of the suspects in the poisoning of the ex-GRU officer Sergey Skripal and his daughter Yulia.
As it was reported Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were poisoned in British Salisbury. Later, Theresa May, British PM, stated that Russia was responsible for that, and the investigation has confirmed the use of the Novichok nerve agent, which is produced in Russia.