The head of the defense Ministry Sergei Shoigu commented on the statement by the head of the British war Minister Michael Fallon on “the bear, sticking paws in Libya”. It is reported by RIA Novosti.
Earlier, Fallon said that Western countries do not want Russia’s contacts with Libya. According to the Minister, Moscow is in this way “validates the strength of the West” and trying to weaken NATO. “We don’t want bear stuck to their paws,” he said.
In response, Shoigu said that it is unlikely in the British “the zoo grew the beast that may indicate bear”. “If we continue the “animal” theme. Their coat of arms – a lion, was it? There’s an old proverb: all lions are cats but not all cats are lions. Let everyone understands in his own Affairs.” – concluded the Minister of defence.