Deputy of the State Duma Leonid Slutsky in his post on Facebook apologized before accusing him of harassment by journalists, but simply congratulated all women on March 8 and, “take the opportunity”, apologized to “those who have ever willingly or unwillingly caused any distress.” He said this during a meeting of the parliamentary Committee for ethics, writes “Kommersant” with reference to the statement of the head of the Commission of the Otari Arshba.
the Publication notes that after a closed meeting with members of the Commission Slutsky stressed that he had nothing to be ashamed of. “The man whose closest friends are his family, destined for success in the most difficult situation,” — said the MP.
Yesterday, March 21 was held the meeting of the parliamentary Committee on ethics, in which members talked with two journalists, accusing bosses of sexual harassment, — the correspondent of “Russian service Bi-bi-si” Farida Rustamova and producer of “Rain” by Darya Zhuk. The third complained to Deputy the girl — the Deputy editor-in-chief of RTVI Ekaterina Kotrikadze — at the hearing did not attend because the Commission is not addressed. Also in the proceedings of the Commission held a closed meeting with Slutsky, the contents of which virtually nothing is known.