A photo of Putin called “meme of the year”.
Network users were puzzled by the behavior of the head of Russia Vladimir Putin during the game of Russia with Saudi Arabia for the 2018 world Cup, reports obozrevatel.com.
After each goal the Russian national team, he shrugged and smiled. The Russians assumed that he apologized to the Saudi Arabia Prince Mohammad bin Salman al Saud.
Thus, Putin’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov said that the speculation of audience is not correct.
“It’s emotions! For the victory in sport is not sorry”, — he said.
Network laugh these gestures and the corresponding photo has been dubbed the “meme of the year”. “Russia, what are you doing?” — said the journalist of the Kremlin pool Dmitry Smirnov.