Kremlin: No discussion of private military companies in Russia

This issue is not on the current agenda of the administration.

The presidential administration does not discuss the setting up of private military companies, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Thursday.

"At least the administration is not actively looking into this issue," he said. "This issue is not on the current agenda of the administration," Peskov said, adding that he could not speak for other departments and the Cabinet of Ministers.

First published by TASS.

All rights reserved by Rossiyskaya Gazeta.

Read more