The head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov denied on June 16 in Telegram rumors about his involvement in the alleged assassination attempt on the murder of journalist Georgy Gabunia, obliterirutego of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin on air of TV channel “Rustavi 2” in the summer of 2019.
“They say that they caught the killer, intending to order Kadyrov to assassinate Georgian pseudo-journalist. Gentlemen, believe me, if someone acts on my behalf, he’ll do it, and if the job need to perform quietly, no one, and especially in deep stagnation of your country won’t know it. And your verbiage, posizionarsi himself as a representative of the media, already barely alive, suffering from delusions of grandeur. All of the major media kicks his being driven from their newsrooms,” wrote Kadyrov.
He stressed that Russia has not forgotten how Gabunia insulted the Russian government and the Russian people.
“Gabunia, as I said earlier, it is better to kneel and ask for forgiveness, apologize for what happened. He insulted not one person but all Russians. Appeal to the Georgian authorities to take measures facilitating the re-education of the citizen. I recommend him to make the right conclusions and to lead your mind in order. Otherwise, I repeat, he will remain my enemy” – explained the head of Chechnya.
About detention of the Russian citizen, who had planned the murder Gabunia, said the “Main channel”, which now runs the journalist.
7 July 2019 live Gabunia in Russian appealed to Putin, calling that “bitch podzabornaya”, “shit dog”, “smelly occupier” etc. “Go to hell, Vladimir. Go to th…x together with their slaves. Fucked…l’m your mother,” said the presenter.
The management of “Rustavi 2” has apologized. On the night of July 8 under the channel gathered protesters, who demanded to dismiss Gabunia. From-for threats of safety of the channel for a few hours stopped broadcasting.
The speaker of the Kremlin, Dmitry Peskov, said that the Mat in the head of the Kremlin, aired by the Georgian TV channel “Rustavi 2”, is “a great shame for Georgians”.
After dismissal from “Rustavi 2” Gabunia moved to the “Main channel”.