MOSCOW, December 12. The defense Ministry denied the statement of foreign Minister of Ukraine at a meeting of the UN security Council about the alleged “exchange” last week “the Russian General” on the Ukrainian military, said the official representative of the military Department major General Igor Konashenkov.
“It’s hard to tell what exactly the effect was achieved by the foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin, cursing in vain at a meeting of the UN security Council Elvis Presley. Maybe she wanted to outshine yesterday’s acrobatic etudes in the Parliament Arseniy Yatsenyuk? Turned out as always…” – said Konashenkov.
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He stressed that “there are no captured Russian generals in Ukraine was not and is not, and does not know that the Minister for foreign Affairs inexcusable.”
“Although the true reason of error is easy to guess, – said Konashenkov. – Our Ukrainian colleagues love to perform in front of foreign audience in their native language (English or who are fluent in), and mediocre English”.
“Such linguistic knowledge, multiplied by insatiable ambition, when translating from Ukrainian into English and turned combined “major” (major) “major general” (major-General),” – said the official representative of the Ministry of defense.
“The only thing absolutely supported Klimkin yesterday that the “amount of lies will not change the facts. It is Freud must have slipped…” – said Konashenkov.
Speaking at a meeting of the UN security Council on Friday 11 December, the Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin said: “We traded last week a Russian General on one of our military. Of course, Russia can say that Elvis Presley is alive, but the volume of lies will not change the real facts.”
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