Moscow is ready to have a serious conversation with London on the matter Skrobala

© RIA Novosti / Alex Monotonicity in photobunny in a protective suit in Salisbury. Archival photoMoscow is ready to have a serious conversation with London on the matter Skrobala© RIA Novosti / Alex Monotonicity the image Bank

Moscow is ready to have a serious conversation with London on the «case Skrypalia», but not on the basis of highly likely, said the Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.

«We remain ready to have a serious conversation on the basis of international law and not on the basis of highly likely that is has become a byword,» said he at a press conference following the meeting with his colleague from Germany.

«I want to reiterate, from the very beginning in the case of Litvinenko, and in the case of Kripalani requested through official channels to use the procedures that are available under bilateral conventions with great Britain, under the Convention of the Council of Europe and in the latter case, with Kripalani under the Convention for the prohibition of chemical weapons,» he said.

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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