Russian parliament member accused of sexual harassment apologizes

Vastavam web: An influential Russian parliament member accused of sexual harassment by several female journalists has issued an apology and asked for forgiveness.The allegations against Leonid Slutsky by three journalists include groping and making demeaning comments.Today, noting it was International Women’s Day, Slutsky said on Facebook that “I am using the occasion to ask forgiveness from those of you whom I freely or involuntarily caused suffering.