Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s answers to media questions, Beijing, May 14, 2017
Question: What happened in Washington with the photographer?
Sergey Lavrov: The White House has explained that there was no scandal concerning this.
Question: It was the Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Maria Zakharava who said that there wasn’t any scandal.
Sergey Lavrov: No, it was the White House. On their website they posted that everything was agreed upon in advance, just as in the case of other ministers.