The official representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia, Maria Zakharova, commented on the statement of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry on the appointment of Natalia Poklonskaya as Russia’s ambassador to Cape Verde.
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About this Zakharova wrote in your Telegram channel.
She cited media reports that the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry said that “Poklonskaya will not hide from Ukrainian justice in Africa either.”
“Let them first try to apply Ukrainian justice on the territory of Ukraine, and then tackle Africa,” said the representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry.
Formerly Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on the appointment of Natalia Poklonskaya as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Cape Verde.
Poklonskaya served as Prosecutor of the Republic of Crimea from March 2014 to October 2016.