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Kremlin Hints Putin Was Not Invited to Prigozhin’s Funeral

Posted on AllSides August 29th, 2023
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Vladimir Putin will not be attending the funeral of his longtime friend-turned-foe Yevgeny Prigozhin, the Kremlin said Tuesday. Noting that Russian leadership does not have “any specific information” about the mercenary chief’s funeral, Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov suggested that the Russian president had been left off the invite list. “The decision on this matter is made by relatives and friends. We can’t say anything without them,” Peskov told local media. While no plans for a funeral have been publicly disclosed, crowds of Wagner fighters were spotted carrying flowers into a St. Petersburg...

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