Russian mayor of Riga Nil Ushakov could lose his post for lewd behavior during a meeting of the City Council.Last Thursday, he was talking with his deputy Ainars Slesers, forgetting to turn off the microphones, and used in this conversation profanity.Russian mayor of Riga Nil Ushakov could lose his post for lewd behavior during a meeting of the City Council.Last Thursday, he was talking with his deputy Ainars Slesers, forgetting to turn off the microphones, and used in this conversation profanity.
Latvian opposition, led by one of the leaders of the conservative Latvian party "Civil union" Girts Valdis Kristovskis, demanded the speedy resignation of both the offender mayor and his deputy shortsighted.
The incident occurred on Thursday during a meeting of the Riga City Council, during which the deputies had to take the city budget project.During the meeting, Ushakov quietly talking to his deputy, but they summed nesobrannost: they simply forgot to turn off their microphones.And therefore their entire c
The number of new opposition mayor elected by 1 July this year, considering that the governor of the Latvian capital ought not to be so young (33 years), besides Russian, has increased significantly.However, the originator of the event has already apologized to the deputies present at the meeting, as well as to all Latvian citizens who are offended by his behavior, according to RIA Novosti.
Ushakov On Sunday issued a statement in which they acknowledged the use of foul language.At the same time, he stressed that used the mat in a private conversation after a hard session.
According to him, such an expression helped him relieve stress accumulated during the tedious discussion.In addition, the mayor pointed out that the use of the words they do not touch any of the deputies or citizens.