The question of the journalist from Bloomberg about the health of foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, which he chose to address the representative of the Kremlin Dmitry Peskov, surprised the head of Russian diplomacy. Lavrov even had to ask for clarification about their “disease” to the media.
The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova commented on the issue of Western journalists on his page in Facebook. The diplomat said that after Bloomberg asked the Kremlin to tell about the disease Lavrov, Minister in response to “asked to clarify with Bloomberg than he hurts.”
Bloomberg said that based on some rumors. The correspondent of the publication “interested in the health of Minister is not from him, and in the Kremlin in the context of the government reshuffle after the elections,” the diplomat said. “What? Too bad, right?”, – Zakharov wrote.
Rumors about bad health Lavrov appeared before the media. Thus a press-the Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov said that the Kremlin did not know about some health issues with the Minister. A Kremlin spokesman assured that “everything is fine”. Peskov also said that on Tuesday the planned talks between the presidents of Russia and Argentina, where Lavrov was listed as a participant.