Peskov: Putin, speaking about Turchak, have focused on the consequence

Peskov: Putin, speaking about Turchak, have focused on the consequence


Vladimir Putin did not give estimates of the different media covering the case of Oleg Kashin, the President said boiled down to the fact that he can’t take on the role of the investigator or the role of the judge, said Dmitry Peskov.

MOSCOW, 21 Dec. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin, answering the question about the Governor of the Pskov region Andrei Turchak and the case of journalist Oleg Kashin, have focused on the consequence of that is, and did not give any estimates of the various media covering the process, reported on Monday the press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov.

“With regard to Turchak, the important thing was not what the media wrote about it, and most importantly in the President’s answer was about the result, which goes,” explained Sands.

“And the President, what he said boiled down to the fact that he is not an investigator and not a judge and cannot assume the role of the investigator the role of the judge or the media. Here’s what the President,” he added.

Vladimir Putin, responding to a press conference on the possibility of the suspension of the Governor of the Pskov region Andrey Turchak at the time of the investigation of Kashin, said that such decisions should be made on the basis of facts found by the court and not on the basis of media publications.

“I am confident that the decisions and administrative, and human nature, and especially legal should be made solely on reliable facts found during the investigation and trial, and not on the publications of the press, with whatever respect we were not”, —Putin said.

Journalist Oleg Kashin, who was beaten in 2010, earlier said he believes the Governor of the Pskov area Andrey Turchak involved in his beating. According to him, the case of the attack on him is revealed, and the performers are employees of the holding company “Leninets”, which, according to Kashin, belongs to the family of the Governor.