Dmitry Peskov

Dmitry Peskov
Press Secretary of the Russian President
 

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 …

Turkish and Iranian Presidents to arrive in Moscow

Turkish and Iranian Presidents to arrive in Moscow

Turkish and Iranian Presidents Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Hassan Rouhani are expected to visit Russia in the near future, the diplomats of the two countries said. Erdogan will arrive in …

 Peskov: Russia and US show mutual respect

Peskov: Russia and US show mutual respect

The phone conversation between the Russian President Vladimir Putin and the US President Donald Trump on Saturday was constructive, the sides demonstrated respect and willingness to resolve issues through …

Kremlin on Trump-Putin meeting and lifting of sanctions

Kremlin on Trump-Putin meeting and lifting of sanctions

Russian President Vladimir Putin could meet the US President Donald Trump before the G20 in July, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "To start with we must fix the date and …

Trump, Putin to talk by phone at 20:00 Moscow time

Trump, Putin to talk by phone at 20:00 Moscow time

US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin will have a telephone conversation at 12:00 Washington time (20:00 Moscow time) on Saturday, the White House said, TASS reports. No further …

 Putin discusses Russian-US relations and Syria with Security Council

Putin discusses Russian-US relations and Syria with Security Council

Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the current state of Russian-US relations with members of the national Security Council, the Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "There was an exchange of …

Kremlin: Putin to congratulate Trump on election in phone call

Kremlin: Putin to congratulate Trump on election in phone call

Russian President Vladimir Putin and the US President Donald Trump will exchange views on the key parameters of bilateral relations by phone, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. …

 Peskov: Russian unaware of Trump#039s possible plans to lift sanctions

Peskov: Russian unaware of Trump's possible plans to lift sanctions

Russia is unaware of possible plans of the administration of the new US president, Donald Trump, to lift anti-Russian sanctions, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "No, I do not know …

 Kremlin: Putin and Trump phone call expected on Saturday

Kremlin: Putin and Trump phone call expected on Saturday

Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump are expected to talk by telephone this Saturday, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. Trump said in a Fox News …

Kremlin avoids discussion on wearing hijabs at schools

Kremlin avoids discussion on wearing hijabs at schools

The Kremlin would like to refrain from becoming a party of discussion on wearing hijabs at schools, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "There have been really different approaches to the issue. You know that there have been …

Putin to meet with participants of Rosneft privatization

Putin to meet with participants of Rosneft privatization

Russian President Vladimir Putin is to meet with investors who participated in the privatization of Rosneft, press secretary Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday, TASS reports. "He will meet with a …

Peskov: we discuss phone call between Putin and Trump, not meeting

Peskov: we discuss phone call between Putin and Trump, not meeting

The Kremlin expects to agree a date for the first phone call between Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump soon, but that it had no information for now about when the two men might hold …

Putin to skip Munich Security Conference

Putin to skip Munich Security Conference

Russian President Vladimir Putin does not intend to take part in the Munich Security Conference in 2017, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. The Munich Security Conference is an annual major global …

Putin to call Trump in coming days

Putin to call Trump in coming days

Russian President Vladimir Putin is expected to call U.S. President Donald Trump is coming days to congratulate him on taking office, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said, Reuters reported citing …

Peskov: Trump is not #039our man#039

Peskov: Trump is not 'our man'

It would be a mistake to assume that US President-elect Donald Trump is "our man" rather than that of the United States, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "This is not our …

 Russia ready for nuclear arms cuts, but...

Russia ready for nuclear arms cuts, but...

The Kremlin disputed a statement by outgoing US President Barack Obama on nuclear arms cuts, saying Russia had always been ready to consider making proportional cuts to its arsenal, the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry …

Donald Trump Gives Some in Europe the Jitters

Donald Trump Gives Some in Europe the Jitters

European leaders have alternately welcomed and condemned remarks made by President-elect

Peskov: Russians eat goods of domestic production instead of snow

Peskov: Russians eat goods of domestic production instead of snow

Russians do not need to eat snow, because they have delicious goods of domestic production, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said, commenting on the statement of Trump's advisor Anthony …

Should we wait for new nuclear disarmament?

Should we wait for new nuclear disarmament?

No talks between the US and Russia on reducing nuclear potentials are in progress at the moment, the Russian presidential spokesman …