Leak to the media of the Russian blacklist people in the European Union violates ethical standards, said the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia S. Lavrov In..
according to him, Moscow did not want to publish a blacklist of Europeans, not to inflate scandal, and the EU gave a loud campaign with the announcement of names, reports RIA " Novosti ". Lavrov said that the attacks against the capital of Russia in the "arbitrariness" of drawing up a black list of Europeans is absurd and ridiculous.
"It's not even very cleverly to explain the absurdity and the absurdity of that logic, because after all, It is an attempt to substitute international law own political agendas," said he. According to his statement, in the EU in the black list of banned Russian citizens said that every citizen of Russia deserved it. Before the first day of the week in the German foreign Ministry said that Berlin had expressed an interest in maintaining open channels with Moscow, despite the existence of black lists of citizens who are denied entry to the Russian Federation. Prior to that, Deputy Director of the Department of information and press of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said that Moscow considers the possibility of expanding the black list of EU citizens. Before that, the President's press Secretary Dmitry Peskov reported that Moscow at the request of the European Union gave its own blacklist of Europeans