The Russian Embassy criticized Bi BBC for film about football fans
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The Russian Embassy in London criticized the TV channel bi-Bi-si 2, shown on Thursday evening the film about football hooligans from Russia
As reported the press service of the diplomatic mission in the British capital, the film “Army of hooligans Russia” has made “shocking”. According to Embassy staff, the authors put together the story and put maximum efforts and means to discredit Russia and the upcoming 2018 world Cup.
“It seems that the main purpose of the film — sow in British society fear for the safety of the fans who planned to go to Russia, to discourage the trip,” reads the statement of the Embassy.
The Embassy also noted that the film showed Russian fans fringe. “Marginal elements, prone to violence, exist in every society,” — said at the Embassy.