WASHINGTON, August 6. /TASS/. The Russian Embassy in the US on Sunday expressed regret over “megaphone diplomacy,” which uses the state Department. This is stated in comments of the Embassy after reports of the head of the press service of the us Department of Heather Nauert on the state Department chargé d’affaires of Russia Dmitry Zhirnova.
“I can only Express regret that the state Department is once again slipping into “megaphone diplomacy”, – otmechaetsya in the message.
The Russian Embassy said that the American Agency actually helps those in the establishment who use the so called Russian interference in the political process in the United States in their own interests.
In this light, the diplomats pointed to the “not quite ethical desire to publicize tendentious in the light of the contents of diplomatic contacts.”
Evidence of intervention not given
The commentary underlines that in your message Nauert demanded that the Russian diplomat “is the answer for aggressive intervention” in the internal Affairs of States. “What kind of answer can be a speech if the subject of charges does not exist in principle?”, – said the Embassy, adding that over the past two years the Russian side has repeatedly given arguments in favor of insolvency by these accusations that were never backed up by any proof.
“What kind of answer is expected of us in taken from the ceiling of publication in media such as messages about blocking social network Facebook 32 account in the process of internal censorship imposed on Internet companies by us politicians under the slogan of struggle against “Russian threat”?” – said in comments.
The diplomats called for American colleagues to work on the stabilization and the normalization of bilateral relations, noting that in this see as the main task of the Russian Embassy in the United States.
Earlier Nauert reported that the U.S. assistant Secretary of state for European and Eurasian Uess Mitchell called Zhirnova in connection with the allegedly aggressive Russian propaganda in the social networks divisions and violence.