The tension between Russia and the West has manifested itself in many ways and this is one of the most recent episodes.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sergei Lavrov, left the G20 summit after being ignored by the other ministers present at the event, advances the newspaper, Der Spiegel.
According to the publication, the ministers participating in the meeting, which takes place this Friday in Indonesia, refused to take a photo with the Russian diplomat and decided to openly ignore him. The German newspaper also adds that, as a form of protest, the countries that belong to the G7 did not participate in the usual fraternization dinner.
⚡️ Lavrov leaves G20 summit due to boycott, – Der Spiegel.
The foreign ministers of the G20 countries at the Indonesian summit decided to ignore Lavrov. First, the diplomats refused to take a photo with him, and then the ministers of the G7 countries missed the official dinner. pic.twitter.com/tOlgnAgLpE
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Sorce: With Agencies