The Kremlin has called “difficult to explain” the actions of the Latvian foreign Ministry, who yesterday summoned the Russian Ambassador Alexander Veshnyakov because of statements in the media.
“As far as I know, our Ambassador urged not to demonize Russia. This call can only join”, – saved the press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov, reports TASS.
He expressed the opinion that these words of the Ambassador “can hardly be considered as meddling in the internal Affairs and hardly it can be regarded as something not corresponding to the diplomatic status”.
Veshnyakov’s about the call to the foreign Ministry of Latvia became known last night. Then, the press-Secretary of the guardian Raymond Anons said that the call to the Ambassador linked with his statements on a wide range of issues, including in an interview.
11 may interview with the Ambassador placed the newspaper “to Conduct today”. In particular, the Ambassador said that now “there is a deliberate demonization of Russia” and “not only from Latvia but also from a number of other countries of the Western world”. Veshnyakov suggested. what is the purpose of this “demonization” is “the weakening of Russia”.