Kremlin: too early for Putin's statements on 2018 election

Reuters News
Posted: Feb 21, 2017 5:03 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Tuesday that Vladimir Putin had not announced yet whether he was going to seek a new presidential term in 2018 because it was too early.

"We have yet enough time before the election campaign," Peskov said.

(Reporting by Maria Tsvetkova; editing by Katya Golubkova)