Russian President Vladimir Putin is on vacation in one of the regions of Siberia in the company of Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, he will return to Moscow on Wednesday evening. This was told to journalists by the press secretary of the head of state Dmitry Peskov.

” On the way from Blagoveshchensk, Putin made a stop in the region for a few days, he stayed in Siberia. He will be in Moscow soon, we will inform you”, – said the representative of the Kremlin.

Peskov did not specify the specific place of rest of the president, but confirmed that he is in the company of Shoigu. “Ordinary rest: taiga, mountains, walks, fresh air and so on,” he explained in response to a request to tell how Putin spends time in Siberia.

The press secretary of the head of state assured that the Kremlin will publish photos and videos of the rest, “when they appear”. The president is expected to return to Moscow by the end of tomorrow.

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Last week, Putin visited the Far East on a working trip. He visited Primorye, where he also took part in the Eastern Economic Forum, and also visited the Amur Region.

It is not the first time that Putin has chosen Siberia as a place to relax. The last time he spent a weekend in the snow-covered taiga was in March. Shoigu also accompanied the president on that trip.