The FBI is advertising for Russian-speaking informants with pictures of Vladimir Vysotsky and quotations from the Soviet classics
Igor Palmin / wikipedia.org the Federal Bureau of investigation, the U.S. were placed in Russian-speaking Facebook is to search for informants with a photo of a Soviet actor Vladimir Vysotsky in the role of zheglova and with a quote from Ilf and Petrov
the Federal Bureau of investigation, the U.S. were placed in Russian-speaking Facebook is to search for informants with a photo of a Soviet actor Vladimir Vysotsky in the role of zheglova and with a quote from Ilf and Petrov. The report is available on the social network page of the disclosure advertisers.
“the Information provided to the FBI by the population, is the most effective means of dealing with threats. If you have information that can help the FBI, we ask you to contact us,” reads the ad. Refka leads on the Russian page of the program of FBI counterintelligence in Washington.
Three ads launched in February and shows the real social network users. One of them is accompanied by a photo of Vladimir Vysotsky in the image of the head of Department on struggle against gangsterism Moore Gleb zheglova from the film “meeting Place cannot be changed”. The announcement was accompanied by the message “the meeting Place cannot be changed. We have something to talk about. We also love Vysotsky”.
another cited a modified phrase from the book “12 chairs” – “the Rescue of drowning – the handiwork of drowning.” The tagline of another ad – “We are ready to talk. It’s up to you”.
Lawyer Vladimir Postnik in conversation with RIA “Novosti” reported that the relatives of Vladimir Vysotsky can demand compensation from the USA for the use of his photograph in an advertising campaign for the FBI. The son of the actor Nikita Vysotsky also said that does not exclude this possibility.
“to ask them something, some compensation is possible only through the U.S. Supreme court. Sue in America – is complicated and expensive. What to do, I think. Of course, my rights, my brother and Marina Vlady is broken, so probably something to do. How and here do I need to claim compensation we will decide. But trust me, you have to be Deripaska to sue in America. This is a difficult case,” he said.
FBI, backed by its call for cooperation photo Vysotsky, went off into the milk. Because Vladimir Semenovich little love. To know him and understand the need. pic.twitter.com/Wf2wcroHDy
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