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Skripal poisoning suspects give interview with RT Skripal poisoning suspects give interview with RT
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The pair claimed that they were on vacation when they visited Salisbury and did not work for a Russian intelligence agency The pair claimed that they were on vacation when they visited Salisbury and did not work for a Russian intelligence agency
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<strong>The Kremlin-funded RT news has published an interview it did with the two suspects UK authorities claim are responsible for the <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poisoning_of_Sergei_and_Yulia_Skripal">poisoning of Yulia and Sergei Skripal.</a></strong>  <strong>The Kremlin-funded RT news has published an interview with Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov, the men who the UK Crown Prosecution Service have charged over the <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poisoning_of_Sergei_and_Yulia_Skripal">poisoning of Yulia and Sergei Skripal.</a></strong>
[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ku8OQNyI2i0[/embed] [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ku8OQNyI2i0[/embed]
According to UK authorities, the Skripals were poisoned in <a title="Salisbury" href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salisbury">Salisbury</a>, England, with a <a title="Novichok agent" href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Novichok_agent">Novichok nerve agent.</a> According to UK authorities, the Skripals were poisoned in <a title="Salisbury" href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salisbury">Salisbury</a>, England, with a <a title="Novichok agent" href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Novichok_agent">Novichok nerve agent.</a>
The pair claimed that they were on vacation when they visited Salisbury and did not work for a Russian intelligence agency. The pair claimed that they were on vacation when they visited Salisbury and did not work for a Russian intelligence agency.
They also said that "Alexander Petrov" and "Ruslan Boshirov" are their real names.  They also said that Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov are their real names.
Some foreign correspondents in Moscow <a href="https://theintercept.com/2018/09/13/russians-wanted-nerve-agent-attack-u-k-say-tourists-not-hit-men/?comments=1#comments">mocked</a> their explanation that they had cut their visit short due to bad weather. (The Intercept) Some foreign correspondents in Moscow <a href="https://theintercept.com/2018/09/13/russians-wanted-nerve-agent-attack-u-k-say-tourists-not-hit-men/?comments=1#comments">mocked</a> their explanation that they had cut their visit short due to bad weather. (The Intercept)
[embed]https://twitter.com/maxseddon/status/1040205287460941824?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1040205287460941824&amp;ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Ftheintercept.com%2F2018%2F09%2F13%2Frussians-wanted-nerve-agent-attack-u-k-say-tourists-not-hit-men%2F[/embed] [embed]https://twitter.com/maxseddon/status/1040205287460941824?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1040205287460941824&amp;ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Ftheintercept.com%2F2018%2F09%2F13%2Frussians-wanted-nerve-agent-attack-u-k-say-tourists-not-hit-men%2F[/embed]
However timeanddate.com recorded the weather conditions for March 3 (the first day they arrived in Salisbury) as having several periods of "light snow", "light rain" and "snow flurries." However timeanddate.com recorded the weather conditions for March 3 (the first day they arrived in Salisbury) as having several periods of "light snow", "light rain" and "snow flurries."
https://www.timeanddate.com/weather/uk/salisbury/historic?month=3&amp;year=2018 https://www.timeanddate.com/weather/uk/salisbury/historic?month=3&amp;year=2018
Salisbury had also seen sleet and snow from the day before (due to storm Emma) <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/mar/01/beast-from-east-storm-emma-uk-worst-weather-years">causing</a> icy conditions and traffic problems. Salisbury had also seen sleet and snow from the day before (due to storm Emma) <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/mar/01/beast-from-east-storm-emma-uk-worst-weather-years">causing</a> icy conditions and traffic problems.
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Russia, United Kingdom Russia, United Kingdom
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novichok, Salisbury, Sergei Skripal novichok, Salisbury, Sergei Skripal
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