Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov called positive the fact that the film CNN about Putin the Russian side allowed to Express their position, despite the General critical attitude of the authors toward Russia correspondent reports .
“Just say that I [the movie] is not seen. Waiting. We need to positively assess the proposal of the author, our old friend Fareed Zakaria, who was in our country, met with President Putin <…> Deserves a positive assessment that the authors gave the opportunity to participate in this film and to Express our position on the topics addressed there,” said Sands.
At the same time, Peskov suggested that in General, the film will likely not go beyond “hysterical emotion”, which was formed against Russia.
“Of course, let’s say, it would be overly optimistic to believe that some kind of remedy media can go beyond that hysterical emotional background, which now prevails in our country. This is due to the fact that the film apparently made with a critical slant,” — said the press Secretary of the President.