Frame: the TV channel “Russia 1”
The former Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Oleksandr Kovtunenko scandal the TV show “60 minutes” on TV channel “Russia 1” for offering another former Ukrainian MP Refat Chubarov to celebrate the 450th anniversary of the burning of Moscow. A recording of the program available on the website of the channel.
Kovtunenko supported the idea of Chubarov, but said that would not want the burning of Moscow, as the city was supposedly built by Ukrainians. “It is a pity to shoot, because I like it”, he added.
The politician also said that Moscow is a former Ukrainian colony, and entered into a dispute with a former state Duma Deputy Mikhail Markelov. Further Kovtunenko want to reveal where, in his opinion, occurred on Russian language, but was interrupted by the leader of the program Evgenie Popov.
Earlier in January, Chubarov wrote in Facebook about the need to celebrate the “burning of Moscow” the troops of the Crimean Khan. The politician reminded about the big fire in Moscow in 1571, which occurred during the storming of the city by troops of the Crimean Khan Devlet Giray. In the state Duma, the Deputy’s statement was criticized for glorifying “cruel and bloody rulers,” who captured civilians and plundered the city.
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