Lavrov accused the West of “direct robbery” of Russia
Posted On May 14, 2022
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Sergey Lavrov (left) during the session “Foreign Policy in the Ring of Circumstances” at the XXX Assembly of the Council on Foreign and Defense Policy in the Lesnye Dali boarding house;
Western countries allowed to use any measures against Russia, including “outright robbery”; said Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, speaking at the 30th Assembly of the Council on Foreign and Defense Policy, RBC correspondent reports.
" occurred in all so-called civilized countries. <…> Any hostile actions against our country are allowed, including outright robbery, — he said.
In particular, Western countries forcibly alienate property that does not belong to them and resort to state piracy, the minister believes.
“By their predatory actions against other people's tangible assets, Western countries have finally undermined their reputation as predictable, negotiable partners,” Lavrov added.