Drafting of the Ministry of culture of Ukraine "white list" of Russian cultural figures, who, in the opinion of the Ministry, speaking in support of the Kiev authorities, is a provocation and focuses on the split in Russian society. About It he said Last news on Thursday, the 1st Deputy head of the international Department of the Federation Council Vladimir djabarov.
The Ministry of culture of Ukraine on Thursday was informed that was created as a token of gratitude "white list" of foreign cultural figures who, according to him, speaking in support of Kiev. In the list of commissioners of the Russian Federation entered Andrey Makarevich, Yuri Shevchuk, Zemfira. First in Ukraine has compiled a list of artists that represent " danger to state security ", among them Joseph Kobzon, Ivan Okhlobystin and Mikhail Zadornov.
"This is a provocation to split the Russian society, as well as among them - the creative elite," said djabarov. He called the artificial attempts to divide the workers of culture into "good" and " bad "." Let the thing to do, the economy, and not the lists, " said the Senator.
He believes that the commissioners intellectuals will not have any issues with their professional activities on the territory of the Russian Federation for inclusion in the "white lists" in Ukraine." It is unlikely that Russia will retaliate against its citizens because they were " white lists ", compiled by Kiev ", - said the politician. He noticed that all the defendants are citizens of Russia, and enjoy equal rights with other Russians.
"they didn't have the opportunity to be issues. I don't believe It, " said the Deputy Chairman of the Department. He noticed that the similar initiative of Kyiv on It and was designed " to knock our heads ".