Zakharov explained the photo of a smiling Tymoshenko with the Russian Ambassador in Germany

MOSCOW, 18 Jul — RIA Novosti. The official representative of the foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova published in Facebook photos, which depict the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko and Russian Ambassador to Germany Sergei Nechayev on the sidelines of the Munich conference. She appealed to the Ukrainian citizens, warning them about the lies with which they have to face every day.

Zakharova denied the statement of the press service of the party “Fatherland”, in which it was reported that Tymoshenko and Hryhoriy Nemyria also caught in the photo, allegedly “never met” with the Ambassador, and pictures are a “provocation of the Kremlin”.

The official representative the Ministry of foreign Affairs provided a link to a video where Yulia Tymoshenko, and Hryhoriy Nemyria, smiling, talking to Sergey Nechayev. Then the Ukrainian politicians approached by a journalist asking “are you with somebody here?” to which Tymoshenko asked a counter question “who are you?”. After learning that a journalist from Russia, the Deputy chose not to comment.

“All the cute smile, joked, flirted, and when he saw the journalists, began to turn away from the lenses. But it was too late,” wrote Zakharova in his post.

In addition, the diplomat called on Ukrainian citizens to “Wake up” to resist the lies and to love and respect themselves and their country.