UK media report that Putin is ill and poised to quit is 'nonsense,' says Kremlin
Fox Business Go
Watch Fox Business Network streaming live on the web.
The Kremlin on Friday rejected as untrue a report in Britain’s mass market Sun newspaper which suggested that Russian President Vladimir Putin may have Parkinson’s disease and be poised to quit early next year.
Continue Reading Below
The Sun cited Professor Valery Solovei, a Russian political pundit, who suggested earlier this week on a Moscow radio station that Putin was under pressure from his entourage to step down due to fears for his health.
PUTIN WARNS GLOBAL MARKET RIVALRY RISING AMID CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC