Official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova ironically replied to the Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavel Klimkin, who has called the Russian poet Alexander Pushkin “Ukrainians”.

On his page in Facebook Zakharov advised Kiev to first deal with the strut, and then to undertake a Pushkin, according to “Russian conversation”.

“Paul, you Gogol is not yet understood. Where You for Alexander to grasp?” – posted ironically the representative of the Ministry, alluding to the disputes about belonging of those born on the territory of Ukraine of Russian writer and playwright Nikolai Gogol Russia or Ukraine.

Earlier, the chief of the Ukrainian diplomacy said that in response to Russia’s attempts to “assign” a daughter of Yaroslav the Wise Anna would take Pushkin “Ukrainians” .

Klimkin said that the Ukrainian Crimea and Odessa have been repeatedly inspired Alexander Pushkin for the new masterpieces of creativity.

Recall the row between Kiev and Moscow over the ownership of the daughter of Yaroslav the Wise erupted after the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on the Russian Queen of France, Anna Yaroslavna at the time of the visit to Paris.