The journalist Dmitry Chubashenko refused the highest award of the Republic of Moldova, the Republic Award. It is sensation. "I don't want to have the same award with Saakashvili and I declare that I refuse the Republic Award in protest at rewarding of Saakashvili with it". I don't want to have one award with Saakashvili who pursues the anti-Russian policy and launched war in South Ossetia and Abkhazia ", - he told.
Our reference: the day before the acting president of Moldova Mihai Ghimpu handed to the president of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili the highest award of the country - the Republic award. I reported about signing of the decree on M. Ghimpu's rewarding during a joint briefing with the Georgian leader.