19:10 GMT17 February 2020
Listen Live
    Russia
    Get short URL
    133
    Subscribe

    Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said commenting the case of former Economic Development Minister Alexei Ulyukayev that no person can be called corrupt before a court decision.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Only the Russian court can classify former Economic Development Minister Alexei Ulyukayev as corrupt or not, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Friday

    "With regard to Ulyukayev, the episode cannot be classified as related to corruption before the court decision. I want to reiterate that no person, in this case especially former Minister Ulyukayev, can be called corrupt before a court decision," Peskov told reporters.

    Related:

    Ulyukayev's Arrest to Have No Impact on Foreign Investments - Swiss Ambassador
    Ulyukayev's Detention No Signal of Economic Policy Changes - Kremlin
    No Proposal From Medvedev to Putin on Ulyukayev's Replacement - Kremlin
    Putin Dismisses Ulyukayev From Post of Economic Development Minister
    Tags:
    corruption, Dmitry Peskov, Alexei Ulyukayev, Russia
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via SputnikComment via Facebook