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The British Embassy in Moscow raises the LGBT flag

British diplomats posted at the Embassy in Moscow the rainbow flag in support of the LGBT community.

"So we want to Express our solidarity with the LGBT community in Russia and worldwide", — said on the official website of the diplomatic mission on Twitter.

In the Kremlin commented posted on the U.S. Embassy LGBT flag

Any expression of the propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations among minors in Russia is unacceptable, said the press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov, answering the question on how to assess in the Kremlin posted on the U.S. Embassy, the flag of the LGBT community.

According to media reports, on Thursday at the U.S. Embassy was hung the rainbow flag in support of the LGBT community, it was subsequently withdrawn.

Pushkov said McFaul about the troubles because of the United States over the last 20 years

The head of the Federation Council Commission on information policy and interaction with mass media Alexei Pushkov said the former US Ambassador in Moscow Michael McFaul at the evil done by the United States to other countries over the last 20 years.

Earlier, the Senator called meaningless statements ex-diplomat that Russia sends "little green men for the annexation and occupation of territories." In response to the statements of McFaul Pushkov also blamed the US for supporting and creating terrorists, the occupation of Iraq and create chaos in Libya.