To wish its subscribers a happy Valentine’s Day, the Russian Embassy in Austria used the charms of the Russian chief diplomat. The short sequence that went viral on social media in Russia a few years ago shows Sergey Lavrov kisses in the wind.
On this Valentine’s Day, the Russian Embassy in Austria released a video showing Sergey Lavrov kisses in the wind. On this well-known sequence in Russia, the Russian Minister for Foreign Affairs seems to have noticed an acquaintance in the room, smiled, then greeted this person with a sign of his hand before sending him a kiss.
“We wish you love,” says the caption accompanying the video.
The video dates back to 2015. According to the spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Maria Zakharova, this gesture of Mr. Lavrov was intended for his South African counterpart, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Maite Nkoana- Mashabane.
At the time, the video of this kiss by Sergei Lavrov had caused a lot of attention among Russian Internet users.