The head of Rossotrudnichestvo Eleonora Mitrofanova called “unsubstantiated provocation” the publication of the Czech media that a representative of the organization allegedly brought to Prague a poison for poisoning the Czech municipal officials. It is reported by RIA Novosti.

Previously, the Czech TV called acting head of mission of Rossotrudnichestvo in the Czech Republic Andrei Konchakova man who brought to Prague the poison ricin, which was allegedly intended to poison the municipal officials responsible for the demolition of the monument to Marshal Ivan Konev in a residential area of Prague 6.

“the story lasts for a long time. This, of course, pure provocation, a reaction to the situation with the demolition of the monument, in addition. There are forces that want to strengthen this negative reaction, but in the Czech Republic is not all the same,” – said Mitrofanov.

She stressed that the representative of Rossotrudnichestvo in the Czech Republic fluent in Czech language and loves this country.

As reported by the Rambler, at the end of April the Prague weekly Respekt, citing a source in the local security services told about a certain man with a Russian diplomatic passport, who planned to poison with ricin to the mayor of the district Prague 6 ondřej Kolář and primator of Prague, Zdenek Griba. The foreign Ministry called the publication by provocation.