Russia, embassy in Rome: “Italian declarations on referendum rejected”

After the meeting at the Farnesina

The Russian ambassador to Rome, Sergei Razov, summoned to the Farnesina by the secretary general of the ministry, Ettore Sequi, who condemned the “farce” referendums in the four occupied Ukrainian regions, “categorically rejected the declarations of the Italian side”. This is what we read in a note from the Russian embassy, ​​which gives an account of the meeting at the Farnesina this morning.

“The ambassador – it says – was invited to the Foreign Ministry of the Italian Republic, where he was received by the Secretary General of the Farnesina, Ambassador Ettore Francesco Sequi. During the interview, the Italian diplomat announced the official assessments agreed at of the EU on the referendums that ended on September 27 in the people’s republics of Donetsk and Luhansk, in the Kherson and Zaporozhzhia regions, following which they became part of the Russian Federation “.

“For his part, the ambassador of Russia categorically rejected the declarations of the Italian side and presented his positions on the issues that were touched upon in the spirit of the provisions of the speech of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin in the Sala di San George of the Grand Kremlin Palace on 30 September “, concludes the note.