Peskov called the re-enactment of the murder Babchenko “branchy cranberry”
MOSCOW, 1 Jul — RIA Novosti. Any claims about the possible involvement of Russia to the “murder” of the journalist Arkady Babchenko is insinuating, history in General can be called a “patulous cranberry” has declared to journalists on Friday, the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov.
Earlier a row of mass media wrote that directly ordered “the murder” Babchenko is a man who supposedly works in the “Fund of Putin.”
“If to speak seriously, of course, no funds existed in Russia. Any statement about possible Russian involvement in this hoax is nothing but innuendo, and they do not correspond to reality,” Peskov said, when asked to confirm or deny the existence in Russia of such “private Fund Putin.”
He added that “in joke” that “I do not know how the language of Shakespeare will again compete with the great and mighty, but the whole history of all these indications, any sober-minded man, when it reads or sees the whole story, the readings are nothing like the branchy cranberry”.
“I don’t know how it will translate, but Russian speakers will understand me”, — concluded the press-Secretary of the President.
On Tuesday, the first media and then the government of Ukraine reported that the citizen of the Russian Federation Babchenko, who from 2017 worked on the TV channel ATR in Kiev, allegedly shot and killed in the stairwell of his house. However, the next day Babchenko appeared at the press conference of the security Service of Ukraine.