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Pictures of the suspects in the Skripal case are fabricated

Summary of Disinformation

The images of the suspects proof that there is something suspicious about the UK’s evidence: same place, same corridor, same time. But it is impossible for two people to occupy the same space at the same time.

Disproof

There are multiple parallel gates at the Gatwick airport that would have allowed the two suspects pass through the gates at the same time. While the surroundings are identical, the photographs were taken at slightly different angles, indicating different cameras in different positions. Read more by Bellingcat and by Polygraph.

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Reported in: Issue 117
Date: 05.09.2018
Language: Russian
Country: UK, Russia
Keywords: Sergei Skripal
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Rossiya 24
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