Joseph Kobzon was sent to court for appeal of denial of entry into Latvia
National actor of the USSR Joseph Kobzon addressed to the Latvian court to challenge the ban on entry into the country.
" I think this ban is contrary to international law. I have the right to Express their opinion, " said Kobzon correspondents, reports RIA " Novosti "." I gave President Putin map of Russia in 1804, where the Crimea identified as part of Russia. I am grateful to the people of Crimea that he gave it back to Russia - he did, and not Putin. I really think so, and no one will disturb me to do it, " said Kobzon correspondents. According to Kobzon, if a Latvian court will deny the claim that he " is ready to go to the European court ". Remember that at the end of July by the decision of the Minister of foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia of Edgars Rink?vi?s three Russian cultural Oleg Gazmanov, Joseph Kobzon and Valeria were blacklisted in connection with the situation in Ukraine. In Latvia, Russian pop stars were obliged to participate in the international contest of young singers of popular music " New wave ". Later the Minister of foreign Affairs of the Republic of Edgars rink?vi?s said that Russian actor Ivan Okhlobystin in Latvia made in the list of banned persons.