"Unheard-of arrogance and provocation": how politicians commented on the questioning of the Deputy Inga Yumasheva in new York
Russian politicians said the interrogation of the Deputy of the state Duma of Inga Yumasheva American secret services on its arrival at the forum " Dialogue of Fort-Ross ".
yesterday, the Russian Ambassador to the USA Anatoly Antonov said Yumashev at the airport in new York held in a separate room and took the documents. Then introduced himself as an FBI man for over an hour asked her " unclear and unacceptable questions ", and then made the initiative to continue the dialogue in a cafц? in an informal setting.
residence of the Ambassador of Russia sent a note of protest to the state Department with the requirement to explain the situation.
She Yumashev has not wanted to explain the incident, noting that it is now engaged in the Russian employees of the foreign Ministry.
for reviews of speaker of the lower house of the Federal Assembly Vyacheslav Volodin, the actions Washington has violated taken on their own shoulders international obligations.
the circumstances with the interrogation of the Russian Deputy responded and in the " United Russia ". So, the Head of fraction in the state Duma Sergey Neverov has noticed that now Russian MPs should think before attending public events held in the United States.
according to his statement, the actions of the American special services shows that in the US there are forces Interested to do all they can for the deterioration of bilateral relations and to eliminate the possibility of a normal dialogue between Moscow and Washington.
The head of the international Department of the Federation Council Konstantin Kosachev, for his part, called the incident Yumasheva " ugly history."
on his Facebook page Kosachev wrote that knows Yumashev long been active in mutual work of the "international track" and coordinator of the Duma group for relations with the chamber authorized the U.S. Congress she did much to preserve a dialogue with American parliamentarians.
the incident with Inga Yumasheva also explained a member of the Federation Council on defense and security Frants Klintsevich. In his vision, this is unprecedented, although the US and have the opportunity to pretend that nothing out of the ordinary was not.
As noticed Klintsevich, such incidents did not happen even during the cold war, when USA and Soviet Union faced each other.