June 2, 2020

Dour Moscow mayor сomes to fore as 'PM for coronavirus'

Dour Moscow mayor сomes to fore as 'PM for coronavirus'

At a televised meeting with Vladimir Putin, Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin flatly told the President that official figures on COVID-19 cases were far from the reality. After that reality check, the official narrative changed swiftly: Putin, who had called the situation “under control”, on Wednesday gave a grim-faced address to the nation. “Putin signed up to Sobyanin’s position,” opposition politician Vladimir Ryzhkov said on the popular Echo of Moscow radio station.

Via:: Dour Moscow mayor сomes to fore as 'PM for coronavirus'