Ksenia Sobchak, who announced his desire to run for President, decided to attend the final press conference of Vladimir Putin as a journalist. Such an act explained the inability to spend with Putin debate as a presidential candidate.
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Sobchak told journalists that it intends to ask the President questions related to the opposition activist Alexei Navalny and the upcoming elections, and ask the head of state about the results of his rule, reports “Interfax”.
Socialite were accredited for the final press conference of Russian President on the TV channel “Rain”. Its decision it explained the lack of opportunity to spend with Putin debate as a presidential candidate.
“I’m sorry that today I’m going as a journalist to communicate and ask question to the President,” she said.
Earlier, the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov on TV channel “Russia-24” expressed the hope that Sobchak will ask questions as a journalist, and not to make a debate with a political opponent. According to him, “it would, of course, deeply disrespectful to the thousands of journalists who are sitting here, to hold so much attention to yourself.”
However, in comments to radio station “Moscow speaking” Ksenia said that “to promise anything to anyone.”
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