Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov has supported the Deputy of the state Duma Leonid Slutsky in connection with allegations of harassment that was made by several journalists. The head of the region reminded that the Slutsky at the time was indifferent to the problems of Chechnya, and explained why not believe in the guilt of the Chairman of the state Duma Committee on international Affairs.
“Leonid Slutsky I call BROTHER. He’s in the difficult days that were with our people,” Kadyrov wrote on Twitter. Note that in the early 2000s, Slutsky repeatedly went on business trips to Chechnya. In may 2007, Slutsky was awarded the order of Kadyrov, with the wording “for outstanding achievements related to the development of statehood, strengthening peace, friendship and cooperation between peoples, promoting the glory and prosperity of the Chechen Republic”.
The allegations of sexual harassment of Chechen politician named brad. “Maybe a compliment a beautiful girl. It is the duty of the real men”, – said Kadyrov.
The head of Chechnya added that he had seen the girls stick to the Slutsky and Slutsky molested him – “never”.
Slutsky rejected all accusations, and March 8, asked forgiveness from those “who have ever willingly or unwillingly caused any distress.”
Obscene behavior of the Slutsky said three journalist – producer of TV channel “Rain” Darya Zhuk, Deputy chief editor of the TV channel RTVI Ekaterina Kotrikadze, the correspondent of Russian service “Bi-bi-si” Farid Rustamov. The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said that the Slutsky said unpleasant things to her, and she had directly speak with him.
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