Ukraine sends protest note to Belarus against trailer for Russia's film on Crimea

15:57, 17 July 2017
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The Ukrainian Embassy in Minsk has handed a protest note over to the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs due to the screening of a trailer for the Russian-produced film "Crimea" in Minsk cinemas, according to the Belarusian-based Interfax-Zapad (West) portal.

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"Yes, the protest note has been sent to the Belarusian Foreign Ministry," the Ukrainian embassy's press service told Interfax-Zapad.

Read alsoUkraine to initiate issue of Crimea de-occupation at next UN GA session – YeliseievThe embassy also said that the note was sent on July 14. In this regard, the Belarusian Foreign Ministry has not yet responded to the note.

The drama film directed by Alexey Pimanov will have its premiere in Russia on September 28, 2017.

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