Simonyan told the details of the interview with Petrov and Bocharovym

© RTПерейти in photobacteria Ruslan Bashirov and Alexander Petrov during an interview with the chief editor of RT and MIA Russia today Margarita Simonyan. 13 Sep 2018Simonyan told the details of the interview with Petrov and Bocharovym© RTПерейти the image Bank

The «suspects» in the case Skrobala Alexander Petrov, and Ruslan Bashirov was very nervous during the interview, said the chief editor of Sputnik and RT Margarita Simonyan.

«I don’t know why they decided to contact me. They were nervous and sweating heavily, that’s for sure. As I understand it, the first time they were interviewed. Maybe they were nervous for different reasons,» said Simonyan.

The journalist confirmed that he had seen the passport of men, but on camera they show refused. How sincere were they, hard to say, said Simonyan.

Petrov and Bashirov gave a 25-minute interview with RT and Sputnik, which stated, in particular, that visited Salisbury as tourists, knew nothing about Skipala and work in the fitness industry. According to men, they did not bring any toxic substances and did not even know where is located in Salisbury house Skrobala.

Call Petrov and Bashirova

Editor-in-chief of Sputnik and RT also spoke about the call «suspects». She noted that at first didn’t believe that she called themselves Alexander Petrov, and Ruslan Bashirov.

«They said that Yes, we are such people, would you drive up for an interview. Of course, I can’t say that I immediately believed, because, you know, and there are pranks, and there are all sorts of bogus situations», — said Simonyan in the program «60 minutes» on TV channel «Russia 1».

On Wednesday Vladimir Putin said that Russian authorities have found Alexander Petrov, and Ruslan Bashirov, which the British Prosecutor’s office deemed responsible for the incident in Salisbury. He urged the two men to contact the media and «tell». Simonyan difficult to answer the question, how long after Putin’s statement Petrov and Bashirov went with her.

«I can’t say how much time has passed, I honestly don’t remember how much it was Putin who said it, and I’m not sure when I read the news that Putin said, already at that time not several hours passed, given, which at the time was the President,» she said.
Poisoning in Britain

Fourth of March in Salisbury was poisoned, former GRU officer Sergey Skripal and his daughter Julia, which triggered a major international scandal. In London said that the incident involved Russia, Moscow categorically denies it.

Russia has repeatedly offered to conduct a joint investigation of the incident, but London ignored the initiative and denied access Scriply. Also the foreign Ministry has accused the British Prime Minister Theresa may in a lie. So, she claimed that the poison was manufactured in Russia. However, in the laboratory Porton Down is denied.

Later London showed photos of two «suspects in the poisoning Skrypalia», claiming that two officers of the GRU — Alexander Petrov, and Ruslan Bashirov. In Moscow said that the names of Russia «nothing to say» and once again called on Britain to move on from accusations and manipulation to cooperation.

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