A journalist of the German newspaper Die Zeit pissed off ex-leader of the independence Party United Kingdom (its) Nigel Faraj.
As noted by Express, journalist during the interview asked who financed the campaign for a British exit from the EU (Brexit). Farang explained that it was done by private individuals, to which the journalist asked a clarifying question: “Money from Russia?”.
Faraj said that it was not and it’s just ridiculous. “What you’re saying is conspiracy theory,” – said the politician assuring that he would take Russia “a penny” even if he was offered.
Then the journalist asked about the purpose of the recent visit by Faraj in the Embassy of Ecuador, where five years is Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. Faraj replied that the visit was not connected with politics, and journalism, and the meeting was private.
After an exchange of sharp remarks Faraj wound up and even called the journalist “crazy”, adding
The last straw that broke the patience of Faraj, was the question of the journalist of Die Zeit, will not complicate Brexit travel to the British. After that, he ended the interview, writes The Independent.