Governor of Kaliningrad Region sends flowers and champagne to journalist he insulted

Vitaly Nevar/TASS
It was his assistant who actually bought the gifts...

The Governor of the Kaliningrad Region, Anton Alikhanov, has apologized to Oksana Maytakova - a reporter from the New Kaliningrad newspaper - after he told her to “back off” when she asked him a question. He sent her flowers and champagne worth $300.

His assistant Dennis Kalinovski was the one who actually ordered the gifts, and said a man should apologize when he misbehaves.

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