MOSKO, 4. mars. / TASS /. Russisk TV-journalist og presidentkandidat Ksenia Sobchak sa søndag at hun hadde blitt angrepet av en mann
Ifølge Sobchaks pressetjeneste fant hendelsen sted da hun forlot Moskvas Petroff-palass etter feiring av Mikhail Gorbatsjovs bursdag. Mannen, som dusjet henne med vann, ble arrestert av livvakterne.
Russian presidential candidate Sobchak says attacked and doused with water
March 04, 18:47UTC+3
The incident took place when Ksenia was leaving Moscow’s Petroff Palace after celebration of Mikhail Gorbachev’s birthday
MOSCOW, March 4. /TASS/. Russian TV journalist and presidential candidate with the Civil Initiative party Ksenia Sobchak said on Sunday she had been attacked by a man who had doused her with water.
«I have just been attacked by a man. He pushed me off my feet and shed some liquid over me shouting out ‘This is for Zhirinovsky’ (Vladimir Zhirinovsky, the leader of the LDPR party and another presidential candidate – TASS). I called the police», she wrote on her Twitter account.
According to Sobchak’s press service, the incident took place when she was leaving Moscow’s Petroff Palace after celebration of Mikhail Gorbachev’s birthday. The man, who doused her with water, was detained by her bodyguards.
Earlier, appearing at the presidential debates on the Rossiya-1 television channel, Zhirinovsky affronted Sobchak using foul language to be doused with water in exchange.