The Kremlin has not commented on reports about the title of Hero of Russia to Borisov and Kirienko
MOSCOW, 5 July. /TASS/. The Kremlin does not comment on media reports that Vladimir Putin has assigned the first Deputy head of the presidential administration Sergei Kiriyenko and Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov the title of Hero of Russia. This was stated by TASS press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov.
“I do not comment on this post” — he said, when asked to confirm or deny information about assignment of honorary titles.
Previously, the newspaper “Kommersant” reported that Putin closed the decree awarded the title Hero of Russia Sergei Kiriyenko and Borisov. According to the publication, high awards were given to several employees of Rosatom.