KRASNODAR, March 12. /TASS/. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin advised the British to deal with the poisoning Skripal in place before you discuss the incident with Russia.
During the inspection here the breeding greenhouse of the National center for grain journalist bi-Bi-si asked the head of state, not whether Russia bears responsibility for the incident. Putin replied: “You will be examined there, and then we are going to discuss it”.
The Russian leader stressed that came to the region to engage in agriculture.
On Monday, the press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the incident with your ex-GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal is not a question of Moscow. He noted that he had not heard any official statements on this issue.
A former GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia on March 4 was exposed to an unknown nerve agent. Now they are in the hospital in critical condition. In 2004, Skripal was arrested by the FSB and later sentenced to 13 years in prison for treason, stripped of all titles and awards. In 2010 it was transferred to the United States in the exchange of persons arrested on charges of espionage by others. After that, the ex-GRU Colonel settled in Britain.