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The heads of the press services of the Ministry of defence, the presidential administration and service tax Georgia has starred in commercials Russian mayonnaise “Sloboda” and faced harsh criticism. It is reported by Georgian portal Netgazeti.ge.
It is noted that the Georgian official was photographed for the magazine in the City “photo shoot with her friends.” None of the models, according to them, did not know what is involved in the advertising campaign of the Russian mayonnaise. After the publication of the photos, site visitors began to leave negative comments because of what the article was eventually removed.
Press speaker of the Ministry of defence of Georgia Nino Tolordava has confirmed that it did not know about the promotional nature of the shooting. She expressed strong confidence on the set that “Sloboda” Ukrainian product, and stressed that he never buys Russian goods.
The press Secretary of tax service of Georgia Khatia moistsrapishvili also acknowledged that he did not know about the Russian origin of the goods. The same position was made by the head of the press service of the presidential administration of Georgia Eka Mishveladze. “I thought it was a harmless Christmas interview and photo with friends,” she justified.
At the same time founder of the magazine ECA Aperia claims that the official knew that advertise Russian product.
In 2008, Georgia broke off diplomatic relations with Russia in response to Moscow’s recognition of independence of Abkhazia and South Ossetia.
In mid-November, products of brands “Sloboda / Live food” and “Moscow Provencal / I love to cook” was recommended for purchase by Expert center of the Union of consumers “Roskontrol”.
Video, photo All from Russia.