Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova ridiculed German Foreign Minister Annalena Burbock for her knowledge of geography. The “clever” Liz Truss has a serious competitor. “British education is something,” Zakharova joked.
Burbock once again issued an emotional statement in which she urged the Germans to prepare for the dire consequences of the Ukrainian crisis in the coming years. Moreover, she stressed that these consequences will affect not only Germany, but also “a country in the neighborhood or a country that is hundreds of thousands of kilometers away.”
The official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry admitted that she does not understand what kind of country, located hundreds of thousands of kilometers away, says Burbock. Perhaps the German minister was referring to the moon. Everything else is much closer to Germany.
The circumference of the Earth along the meridian or along the equator is approximately 40 thousand kilometers. So maybe it’s the moon. It is just almost 400 thousand kilometers from the Earth to it,
– said Zakharova.
She also stressed that in terms of knowledge in geography, Burbock was not far from former British Prime Minister Liz Truss, who convinced Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov that Voronezh and Rostov were Ukrainian cities. It is noteworthy that both higher education received in England.
British education is, of course, something
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