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Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin told what to feed foreign diplomats during their visits to Kiev. Interview with the Minister publishes “UKRINFORM”.
He explained that with the help of Dating with Ukrainian cuisine tried to interest colleagues “some emotion” and “to convince real live Ukraine”. According to Klimkin, sometimes he fed diplomats dumplings, and former British foreign Secretary, the present Prime Minister Boris Johnson really liked the chicken Kiev.
“He still says that he bought in the UK, does not stand comparison with what he had in Kiev”, — said the Minister.
In addition, representatives of other mill staged tours of the temples. “If we don’t create emotion in relation to Ukraine, people see us as purely politically,” — said the Minister.
While formally Klimkin holds the post of Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine. However, on 1 July, he went into political sabbatical, actually early after resigning. The reason was the conflict with President Vladimir Zelensky: the head of state reacted harshly to the decision of the head of the foreign Ministry does not agree with them the answer to the note of Moscow on the detained Ukrainian sailors and demanded the Prime Minister Klimkin to bring to a disciplinary responsibility.
The foreign Minister submitted his resignation on may 17, even before the inauguration Zelensky, but then he explained his actions a mere formality and expressed confidence that it will not be fired. However, on 30 may, the Ukrainian leader has made a submission to the Parliament demanding to release Klimkin from office, after which the Minister asked Parliament to support this decision. Rada refused.
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