Press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Pascutto: Sergey Guneev / RIA Novosti
Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov explained the behavior of the guards, a veteran rebounding from the head of the state Vladimir Putin. His words are quoted by the radio station “Moscow Says”.
“This, of course, was an unintended accident. The President drew attention to the need to exclude such situations in the future”, — said Peskov.
The incident occurred after the Victory parade in Moscow, when Putin accompanied by President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu moved to the side of the Alexander garden, to lay flowers at the tomb of the Unknown soldier.
In this moment he tried to approach a veteran, but the guards pushed him away. The President stopped them, shook his hand and serviceman invited to go to the memorial together. The actions of the security officers he “strongly like”.
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