Second Skripal poisoning suspect identified as GRU doctor

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Bellingcat reports Alexander Yevgenyevich Mishkin is a trained military doctor for Russian spy agency

The investigative website Bellingcat has identified the second suspect responsible for poisoning Sergei Skripal as Alexander Mishkin, a doctor working for Russia’s GRU military spy agency.

The website said it had tracked down Mishkin’s real identity after obtaining a scanned copy of his actual passport. It had confirmed details with people who knew him and using open source information, it said.

Powerful and mysterious, the GRU is one of Russia’s three intelligence agencies. It has been accused by the US of having taken the lead in hacking the 2016 US presidential election.

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