Kremlin spokesman, Dmitry Peskov denied the report that Putin is going to quit next year and said the media report was false.
The media report was rejected by Kremlin on Nov. 6. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said the media report based on Solovei’s assertions was false. “It’s absolute nonsense,” said Peskov. “Everything is fine with the president.” Asked if Putin was planning to step down in the near future as Solovei had suggested, Peskov said: “No. His health is excellent."