The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov decided to teach attacking representatives of the media and to teach “wordsmiths” a lesson of good manners at the Ministerial meeting of the Organization for security and cooperation in Europe in the Austrian Mauerbach. The patience of the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia has burst at the moment when one of those present at the event, journalists leaned over the table and began to poke a microphone in the face of Lavrov.
photo: Gennady Cherkasov
“Give me air. Around the table sit people, and you turned your back on them. It’s not very polite”, — said Lavrov.
However, immediately after this observation one of the curious journalists, it seems, did not heed the words of the head of the foreign Ministry and the insolent utterly: leaning over the table, “wordsmiths” put her right in the face Lavrov microphone and began to ask his question.
Then the patience of the usually diplomatic head of the Russian foreign Ministry has finally burst — Lavrov struck the journalist sharply criticized.