MOSCOW (Reuters) - Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday that the poisoning of former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal in Britain was not a matter for the Russian government.
“The mentioned Russian citizen worked for one of the British intelligence services, the incident occurred in Great Britain. This is not a matter for the Russian government,” Peskov told a conference call with reporters.
Peskov also said he had not heard allegations from British politicians about possible Russian involvement in the attack.
Reporting by Maria Tsvetkova; Editing by Jack Stubbs