Sergey Labrutto: Benoit Tessier / Reuters
The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov called on Western countries to turn to Moscow directly instead of having to use a press for charges. He stated at the conference “the Mediterranean: Roman dialogue,” the video of the speech posted on the YouTube channel Ruptly.
The Minister said that polite people Express their doubts in the opponent’s face. As an example, he cited the prosecution of Finland that Russia had violated the GPS system during a military NATO exercise Trident Juncture, which first appeared in publications foreign publications. “If you have concerns or suspicions about your wife, you just ask her, not turning to the media,” Lavrov concluded. Hall responded with applause and laughter.
In November, the Minister had expressed dissatisfaction with such methods of conflict resolution during the discussion of the spy scandal in Austria. He stressed that the country had directly address Russia their suspicions in connection with the incident. Lavrov lamented the fact that the government of Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has not resorted to the traditional, and the “microphone, megaphone” diplomacy and demanded a public explanation.
Video, photo All from Russia.