Zakharova: Russia has shielded the planet from world war
Maria Zakharova said in Facebook about the criticism that struck at her from the ex-commander of airborne troops Vladimir Shamanov. According to her, the General was unhappy that the Russian diplomats called representatives of some countries international partners.
Zakharova admitted that it hurt her to hear the remark, since the principle of partnership is fundamental to the national foreign policy.
However, the diplomat noted that in recent years she has not once been ashamed of partners. The representative of the foreign Ministry said that listening to the talks of their foreign colleagues, before the eyes of the Russian military, “which in this very moment risked their lives or lost”.
“And at this point we talked about “a second Afghanistan”, “moderate militants”. I saw everyone sitting on our side of experts drove cheekbones, and how much effort it took… not even to ventilate the room and wash your hands after such negotiations would not time”, — said Zakharov, noting that the Russian soldiers in recent years have protected the world from world war.
Also foreign Ministry spokesman added that a long time had a superficial understanding of the Russian army. “that in this very moment risked their lives or lost”.
“Of course, I would like to live in the era of the celebration of the world pacifism. But it happened otherwise. And if so, then I will say one thing: guys, thank you for we have. You are, as bequeathed forefathers. What is it with you securely. I would a hundred million times abolished all wars in the world, proud of you,” wrote Maria Zakharova.