Vladimir Putin delivers final insult to Prigozhin

Posted on AllSides August 25th, 2023
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The Kremlin has suggested Vladimir Putin's busy schedule may prevent the Russian president from attending the funeral of Yevgeny Prigozhin, who is presumed dead after the Wagner Group chief's private jet crashed on Wednesday. Putin's press secretary Dmitry Peskov said on Friday that it's not yet possible to say whether Putin will be able to attend Prigozhin's funeral. "We do not know how long the necessary examinations and the necessary actions related to the investigation will be," Peskov said. "Therefore, now, when there are no dates for the funeral and...

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