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Victims of poisoning in Salisbury restaurant discharged from hospital

The incident was not connected with the Skripals' case
10:18, 20 September 2018

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A couple who got poisoned in Prezzo restaurant in Salisbury was discharged from hospital on September 16, as Reuters reports.

“We are not treating this incident as suspicious,” police said.

The police officers also confirmed that the couple did not sustain poisoning by Novichok nerve agent.

Related: Novichok agent amount in bottle could kill 4,000 people

The incident was to the poisoning of ex-GRU officer Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yuliya in British Salisbury on March 4. The British investigators suspect two Russians from Russian special services with actual Russian passports, but, supposedly, with assumed names – Oleksandr Petrov and Ruslan Boshyrov. 

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. The police suspect Russians Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Bashirov. They are accused of the poisoning of Skripals, a police officer who participated in the investigation and two citizens of the U.K. poisoned in Amesbury.

Related: British researchers believe Novichok agent was used by two attack groups

The investigation is sure that there is enough evidence to file charges.

Earlier the police of United Kingdom declare that they have identified perpetrators of the attempted assassination of Sergei Skripal and his daughter in Salisbury.

Later it was reported that there could be four more suspects in the Skripals case - apart from Aleksandr Petrov and Ruslan Boshyrov, whose names were revealed by the British counter-intelligence.

Related: Poisoning in Amesbury: "Novichok" was in bottle of expensive perfume

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.

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