UNITED KINGDOM (OBSERVATORY) – The Russian embassy in Britain doubts the authenticity of the statement on behalf of Yulia Skripal, which was published on the Scotland Yard website. This is stated in the statement of the Russian diplomatic mission.
The embassy noted that if everything stated in the statement is true, then “it remains only to rejoice for our compatriot.”
“However, given the impossibility of verifying this in practice, the publication of the London police raises more questions than answers. As before, I would like to make sure that the statement does come from Julia. In this there are big doubts, “the commentary says .
It is also noted that the text is clearly drawn up in such a way as to support the official statements of the British authorities, and at the same time to exclude any possibility of contact between Julia Skripal and the outside world, including consuls, journalists and relatives.
In the statement, Skripal said that at the moment she does not intend to take advantage of the assistance offered by the Russian Embassy in London.