Ukraine Foreign Minister Apologises For Goddess Kali Tweet After Backlash
On May 2, Ukraine Deputy Foreign Minister Emine Dzhaparova, expressed “regret” after an image of a female above blast smoke was tweeted by the country’s Defence Ministry triggering outrage with social media users pointing out the resemblance of the image to the depiction of Goddess Kali. The country’s deputy Foreign Minister Emine Dzhaparova said that Ukraine “regrets” the Defence Ministry’s depiction of goddess Kali in a “distorted manner” and that the European country “respects unique Indian culture and highly appreciates support from India”. She added the depiction had been removed.
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- 3 May 2023