Zakharova: the deportation of the correspondent of NTV from Ukraine resembles a “witch hunt”

MOSCOW, October 7. /TASS/. The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova believes that the expulsion of NTV correspondent Vyacheslav Nemysheva from Ukraine resembles a “witch hunt”.

“Slightly resembles a medieval witch hunt,’ she said on Saturday the TV channel NTV. – Taken from the street just on call and on demand of any citizen whom he did not like”.

Journalist Vyacheslav Nemyshev, was arrested on 4 October in Kiev by the police for a minor offense. According to her, during identification identified accreditation certificate to operate in the self-proclaimed Donetsk people’s Republic, which was the basis for the inspection of the detainee and the subsequent expulsion from the country.