“Go was impossible. Shouting, pushing, pushing, trying to get to the Minister to ask whether he will come to Tbilisi. Pathetic,” wrote in Facebook, the official representative of the foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.
Zakharova called surge of accusations of the Russian Federation disinformation for coronavirus
She was direct participant of those events and even suffered at the hands lost all dignity of women. “We were “hooked”, but the chief was not injured,” – said the diplomat, accompanied by the publication of photos showing the scratches.
Recall that the incident occurred in Geneva, where Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov arrived to take part in the session of the UN Council on human rights and the Conference on disarmament. The Minister was shocked by the girls ‘ behavior. Maria Zakharova on his page in social networks was published video. The footage shows how the representatives of TV channels Imedi and 1TVGe, jostling and interrupting each other, trying to ask a question in Russian. And when they tried to push start screaming in English, “Don’t touch me” (“don’t touch me” – approx. “RG”).
In Tbilisi on may 14-15, will be a meeting of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe. The head of Georgia Salome Zurabishvili declared that it is ready to accept the Russian delegation. Local opposition urged not to let Lavrov and the accompanying people.