The state Duma Commission on ethics began checking Vitaly Milonov
The Duma Commission on ethics will examine the statements of the Deputy from “United Russia” Vitaly Milonov. Earlier, the Deputy apologized for “not too good, the phrase” relative to the St. Isaac’s Cathedral, the Russian Orthodox Church.
The ethics Committee of the state Duma began checking the statements of the Deputy, member of faction “United Russia” Vitaly Milonov. About this RBC following the meeting of the Presidium of the United Russia faction told his dick, the Deputy Chairman of the security Committee Anatoly Vyborny.
“The Commission began its review. For the MP the consequences of such checks in any way unpleasant. The Commission may decide to ask him to make a public apology or a solution he may even be deprived of the right to vote,” — said the Deputy. He stressed that the reason for the test was the statement of a Source in connection with St. Isaac’s Cathedral.
Milonov confirmed RBC fact checking at the same time stressed that its position does not give up. “For those who misunderstood my words, I have already clarified and ready to give them again. But I have my beliefs, and I do not intend to give up. I believe that we now live in an era of active rebellion. The Church in different centuries were persecuted. It was the Romans, it was the Bolsheviks, and now this so-called liberals,” he said.
February 12, after the procession in St. Petersburg in support of the St. Isaac’s Cathedral under the control and authority of the ROC Milon said that “Christians survived, despite the fact that the ancestors of Boris L. Vishnevsky and Maxim Lvovich Reznik [members of the Legislative Assembly of St. Petersburg, which opposed the transfer of the Cathedral of the Russian Orthodox Church] we cooked in the boilers and gave at the mercy of the beasts.”
Later, after the statements of the Deputy was criticized, particularly by the Ambassador of Israel in Russia, he apologized on his page on the social network Facebook.
Milonov said that no intention to offend the feelings of citizens on a national basis he was not as “intentions to refer to the subject nationalities”
Earlier the Deputy of legislative Assembly of St. Petersburg Alexey Kovalev has demanded from the Chairman of the Investigative Committee Alexander Bastrykin to attract Milonov to criminal liability. According to the MP, the Deputy of the state Duma should be held accountable for the “humiliation of the dignity of Orthodox Christians and Jews, inciting hatred and enmity”.