Dmitry Peskov

Dmitry Peskov
Press Secretary of the Russian President
 

Kremlin: Chechnya’s leader controls situation in republic

Kremlin: Chechnya’s leader controls situation in republic

Chechnya’s leader Ramzan Kadyrov is in control of the situation in the Russian North Caucasus republic and no country is immune to the threat of terrorism, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. …

Peskov on Russian connection in killing of Voronenkov: absurd

Peskov on Russian connection in killing of Voronenkov: absurd

Moscow believes that any claims about a ‘Russian connection’ in the killing of the former State Duma member Denis Voronenkov in Kiev are absurd, the Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov …

Kremlin: Ukraine#039s ban of Russia#039s Eurovision participant deals blow to competition

Kremlin: Ukraine's ban of Russia's Eurovision participant deals blow to competition

Kremlin hopes that Kiev would reconsider the ban for Russia's 2017 Eurovision participant Yulia Samoilova, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "Undoubtedly, the Ukrainian side's …

 Kremlin: Putin#039s meeting with central bank head not to touch on #039week of silence#039

Kremlin: Putin's meeting with central bank head not to touch on 'week of silence'

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet the Russian Central Bank Governor Elvira Nabiullina today, the Kremlin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. The spokesman added that the …

 Peskov: it#039s early to speak on Putin-Tillerson meeting

Peskov: it's early to speak on Putin-Tillerson meeting

Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov has declined to give a straightforward answer on whether Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during …

Dmitry Peskov: Crimea’s reunification with Russia is an important day for Vladimir Putin

Dmitry Peskov: Crimea’s reunification with Russia is an important day for Vladimir Putin

According to Dmitry Peskov, the press secretary of the Russian president, the day of  Crimea’s reunification with Russia is very important for Vladimir Putin. "Putin could not come to Crimea, and it is hardly necessary …

 Kremlin: problems with wheat supplies not to hit Russian-Turkish political ties

Kremlin: problems with wheat supplies not to hit Russian-Turkish political ties

Problems with Russian wheat supplies to Turkey will not affect the normalisation of political ties between the two counties, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "No, it cannot (affect)," he said, …

Putin against restoring monarchic rule in Russia

Putin against restoring monarchic rule in Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin has a cold attitude towards the ideas of restoring monarchic rule in Russia, the presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said, commenting on recent statements by Crimea’s …

Kremlin: only court may close books on Ulyukayev#039s case

Kremlin: only court may close books on Ulyukayev's case

The Kremlin is not aware if there are any plans to downgrade charges against former Economic Development Minister Alexei Ulyukayev, the Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "The …

Putin and Erdogan discuss S-400 deliveries

Putin and Erdogan discuss S-400 deliveries

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed at the meeting in Moscow the possibility of delivery of Russian anti-aircraft missile systems S-400 to Ankara, …

Peskov: Syrian talks in Astana #039hugely complex#039

Peskov: Syrian talks in Astana 'hugely complex'

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov called Syrian peace talks in Astana, Kazakhstan "hugely complex" when he was asked to comment on the Syrian opposition delegation's refusal to attend the meeting. "We …

Kremlin: Moscow #039tired#039 of John McCain#039s absurd claims

Kremlin: Moscow 'tired' of John McCain's absurd claims

Moscow is "tired" of US Senator John McCain's absurd claims about alleged ties between the US President Donald Trump and Russian officials, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov …

Kremlin spokesman on perspectives and obstacles of Russian-US relations

Kremlin spokesman on perspectives and obstacles of Russian-US relations

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told CNN about the key issues of the Russian-US relations. Peskov, who has been a spokesman and top aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin for almost two decades, …

Kremlin on Putin#039s meting with new ExxonMobil CEO

Kremlin on Putin's meting with new ExxonMobil CEO

Russian President Vladimir Putin met new Exxon Mobil chief executive officer Darren Woods on Thursday, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. Russia's energy minister, …

Kremlin comments on Huntsman#039s possible appointment as US ambassador to Russia

Kremlin comments on Huntsman's possible appointment as US ambassador to Russia

Russia will welcome the appointment of any US ambassador who will be committed to the idea of establishing a dialogue between the two countries, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said in the wake of media reports …

 Kremlin: Russia must not be associated with US internal problems

Kremlin: Russia must not be associated with US internal problems

Russia has no intention to be associated with what is happening in the United States, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "We should not in any way be associated with internal US problems. We have no desire …

Peskov: five years of Putin#039s term were unprecedented

Peskov: five years of Putin's term were unprecedented

Five years ago Vladimir Putin was elected Russia’s president for a third time. Presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov described the past five years in these words: "Those were five unprecedented years in our country’s recent history ...

Peskov: US military boost should not disrupt balance of power

Peskov: US military boost should not disrupt balance of power

US plans to increase defence spending do not concern Russia unless it disrupts the strategic balance of power, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "A proposed increase in US defence spending is an internal …

Putin and Erdogan to meet on March 9-10

Putin and Erdogan to meet on March 9-10

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Russia on March 9-10, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "Yes, such talks are being planned," Sputnik cited Peskov as saying. …

Peskov: Russia#039s constitution allows women to run for president

Peskov: Russia's constitution allows women to run for president

The Russian Constitution does not hold back women in any way from becoming the country’s president, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "As for female presidential candidates, the answer is very simple …

Russian Foreign Ministry: Ukraine blocks UN Statement on Churkin following order

Russian Foreign Ministry: Ukraine blocks UN Statement on Churkin following order

Ukraine's permanent representative would not have block the adoption by the UN Security Council of a statement dedicated to late Russian ambassador Vitaly Churkin without an order, the Russian Foreign Minister …

World mourns Russia#039s ambassador to UN Vitaly Churkin

World mourns Russia's ambassador to UN Vitaly Churkin

The UN Security Council issued a press statement on the death of the Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the UN, Vitaly Churkin. "The members of the Security Council mourned the Ambassador, …

Peskov: Putin may discuss ruble appreciation with economy minister

Peskov: Putin may discuss ruble appreciation with economy minister

Russian President Vladimir Putin may discuss the issue of strengthening of the Russian currency at the meeting with Economic Development Minister Maksim Oreshkin later in the day, the Kremlin spokesman …

Putin and Trump to meet in July

Putin and Trump to meet in July

Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump may meet in July 2017, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. He noted that there was nothing specific to report …

Peskov: Putin expresses condolences over death of Turkish servicemen

Peskov: Putin expresses condolences over death of Turkish servicemen

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed condolences to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan over an accidental Russian airstrike that had killed Turkish soldiers in Syria, the Kremlin spokesman …

Will US abandon New START Treaty?

Will US abandon New START Treaty?

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that it is premature to speak about extending the New START (Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty) until the discussion between the parties is held. Yesterday, sources inside …

Will The US Leave NATO?

Will The US Leave NATO?

Trump Could Anger Russia By Expanding American Involvement In The Military Alliance

Kremlin wants apology from Fox News over Putin comments

Kremlin wants apology from Fox News over Putin comments

The Kremlin wants an apology from Fox News over "unacceptable" comments one of the channel's presenters made about the Russian President Vladimir Putin in an interview with US counterpart Donald …

Kremlin disagrees with Trump#039s claims on Iran

Kremlin disagrees with Trump's claims on Iran

The Kremlin does not regard Iran as a terrorist state and it is going to build up relations with that country, the Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "We disagree with this postulate," Peskov …

 Peskov: offensive near Avdeevka - attempt of authorities to distract attention from situation in Ukraine

Peskov: offensive near Avdeevka - attempt of authorities to distract attention from situation in Ukraine

Ukrainian-backed forces undermined a peace deal over eastern Ukraine by launching an attack there on pro-Russian rebels yesterday, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on a conference call with reporters. He noted …