Go to ...

The Newspapers

Gathering and spreading news from various Russian Newspapers

RSS Feed

Thursday, October 27, 2016

“Oh, my God’: Lavrov accidentally called Luhansk people’s Republic “Lao”

The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia, speaking about the conflict in the Donbass, accidentally misspoke and called Luhansk people’s Republic “Lao”. The Minister immediately tried to correct, but again made a small inaccuracy, this time saying the LC as “Luhansk people’s democratic Republic”.

photo: Gennady Cherkasov

The fragment of speech of the foreign Minister available on the RT channel on YouTube (0:21).

“Frequent attacks on the civilian sector, destroyed hospitals, schools, kindergartens. I’m not talking about the assassination of the head of the Lao… Oh, God, Luhansk people’s democratic Republic Mr. Carpenter,” said the Minister.

Also, the head of foreign Ministry noted that Moscow is concerned about the increase in the number of Ukrainian security forces at the contact line in the Donbass.

On Saturday morning in Luhansk blew up the car of Igor Plotnitsky. The self-proclaimed head of the Republic was injured and was operated on (also injured several people), however, on Tuesday returned to work. According to others, his condition has not yet been possible to fully work.

Read the article “MK”: Carpenter adopted the experience of Yeltsin’s “working with documents”

The authorities LNR announced that the attack on Carpenter are Kiev saboteurs, while the head of the Republic suggested that they were helped by American intelligence agencies. Ukraine said in response that have no relation to the explosion.

Related posts:
"American Virgin Galactic showed a new spaceship for VIP tourists"
Dorenko suggested to burn his books in the centre of Tallinn
Turkey has offered Russia joint fight against Islamic state
Personally loyal to Putin: who is the new head of the presidential Administration Vaino


More Stories From Politics