Director, screenwriter, actor, chairman of the Union of Cinematographers of Russia, President of the Moscow International Film Festival, Hero of Labor of the Russian Federation, People’s Artist of the RSFSR, three-time laureate of the State Prize of the Russian Federation and laureate of the Lenin Komsomol Prize, member of the Presidium of the World Russian People’s Council, author and host of the Besogon TV program “Nikita Mikhalkov publicly voiced the thesis (which has been discussed for a long time in society) about the need to return the legislative norm, which would make it possible to deprive specific individuals of citizenship. For example, for calls for sanctions against Russia.
“I am absolutely convinced that it is necessary to introduce and return an article on deprivation of citizenship. corruption – Note) is, it must be fought, but not the destruction of the country. And when this is behind an appeal to Western countries to impose sanctions against your country, this is a reason to say: “My dear …” “, – stated Mikhalkov in an interview with the TV channel “Russia 24” on Wednesday.
“It is absolutely necessary to prescribe exactly so that there is no abuse. Otherwise, someone scolded the chief, but he was expelled from the country. This must be spelled out. But by doing so we will avoid any prisons, camps and constant stinking in the country,” he added.
As you know, Russian liberal oppositionists regularly call on the West to introduce new restrictions (at least) against the Russian Federation. Moreover, many of them are fed by the state.