26 Oct 2017 12:56

Peskov neither confirms nor denies pardon of 2 leaders of Crimean Tatar Majilis

MOSCOW. Oct 26 (Interfax) - The Kremlin has neither confirmed nor denied the pardon of two leaders of the Crimean Tatar Majilis outlawed in Russia, Akhtem Chiygoz and Ilmi Umerov.

"I can neither confirm nor deny that," Kremlin press secretary Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Thursday.