Korean Reporter Kissed by Russian Girls During World Cup creates Controversy

Social media users in China are debating whether a male South Korean reporter being kissed by female fans during the World Cup is “sexual harassment”.

The clip shows Jeon Gwang-ryeol, a MBN (a South Korean TV channel) reporter broadcasting in Russia on 28 June, being kissed on the cheek twice by female Russian fans.

China’s largest social networking site, with Weibo users asking why the actions of some Russian female fans were not being criticised in the same way as their male counterparts.