Zhirinovsky strikes again: Sobchak cries on air [Video]

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Presidential candidate Ksenia Sobchak burst into tears and left the studio on air, following the political debates of the TV channel “Russia 1” . She was outraged that other candidates interrupted her, and presenter Vladimir Solovyov, with all due respect to Sobchak, refused to intervene in this.

“According to electoral law, I cannot intervene … I have no right … I think it’s terrible (when people insult you), but this is the law,” TV presenter Vladimir Solovyov said to Sobchak’s request for intervention.

Ksenia Sobchak filed a complaint with the Central Electoral Commission (CEC) of Russia against the host.

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Secretary of the CEC Maya Grishina stated, “The conduct of the presenter is solely powered by media. Neither the law nor the CEC  has any jurisdiction here, except one rule: the TV show cannot conduct election campaigning in favour of any particular party.”

At 2:45 of the video Sobchak tears up, unable to withstand “insults”, which are just usual Zhirinovsky manner of speech (albeit volatile!)

Source Vesti
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