Serbs Outraged by Disruption of Lavrov's Visit, Russian Ambassador Says
"You cannot imagine the kind of resentment the actions of the West caused among the Serbian population and what started. Sergey Viktorovich [Lavrov] was expected here, he is very much loved, he is very popular and respected in Serbia. He would have been very well [received] here. People were preparing events, on their own, without any instruction to support Russia, out foreign minister, our leadership, the Russian president," Botsan-Kharchenko told the Rossiya 24 broadcaster.