Lavrov made a joke about Russian intervention in the elections abroad

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MOSCOW, December 28. /TASS/. The Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov with humor responded to the question about Russian intervention in the elections abroad. In interview to the program “international sawmill” on channel NTV, he said that “the work here so much that not enough time for other tasks, for example, the development of cultural ties”.

“You didn’t even mention that this year we did. Sweden, Denmark, Montenegro, Austria, Macedonia. Had to work, of course, is not just… – he said, responding to a joke question leading in any election intervened Russia in the past year. – Because of this we haven’t had time to other things that are equally important. For example, as cultural ties with Japan to develop”.