The current press secretary of the head of Russia, Dmitry Sergeyevich Peskov, was born in the capital. In 1989, he graduated from the country’s leading center for Oriental Studies, the Institute of Asian and African Countries at Moscow State University. MV Lomonosov. Vladimir Putin’s press secretary, Dmitry Peskov, Believe that Peskov’s career choice was influenced by his father, the late Russian prominent Russian diplomat, who from 1987 to 2013 served in the diplomatic service in the Middle East, including in the United Arab Emirates, in Bahrain , in Pakistan, Sultanate of Oman.
THE BEGINNING OF THE CAREER DMITRY PESKOV
During the first ten years of work in the Foreign Ministry system, Dmitry Sergeevich successfully advanced through the career ladder from the post of duty assistant to the first secretary of the Russian Embassy in the Republic of Turkey. Since 2000, after the resignation of the head of state Boris Yeltsin and Vladimir Putin came to power, Peskov began his civil service in the presidential administration, first as head of the Media Relations Department, then as deputy head of the Press Service and Deputy Spokesperson Russian gosleider. Dmitry Peskov.
In 2008, as a high-class professional, Peskov was appointed press secretary to the prime minister. Since 2009, he has been a member of the Council of the Government of the Russian Federation for the Development of Cinematography, whose activities include the consideration and development of decisions on state support of production and the display of Russian cinematographic works intended for demonstration to viewers inside Russia and abroad. He supervised and assisted during the celebration of the 300th anniversary of the northern capital in 2003, led the media coverage of the talks of the head of state during the G8 summit in St. Petersburg (2006) and the APEC forum in Vladivostok (2012).
DMITRY PESKOV – PRESS SECRETARY
Since 2012, Dmitry Peskov has been in charge of the public relations department, designed to coordinate the information activities of state bodies in Russia and abroad, and also to address issues regarding the formation of a positive image of Russia in terms of investment. From the mouth of Dmitry Peskov sounds the official position of the Kremlin. Since May 2012, Dmitry Peskov is the press secretary of Russian President Vladimir Putin and deputy head of his administration. The flawless professional has earned the right to voice the official position of the head of the country and speak on his behalf during meetings with domestic and foreign journalists. POLITICAL VIEWS OF DMITRY PESKOV
The voice of a brilliant Kremlin diplomat is usually heard on the most pressing, controversial and sensitive issues. In particular, regarding the criminal, in his view, the statements of Boris Berezovsky about the overthrow of Putin, published in 2007 in the British press (The Guardian). Or – regarding the version of the Western media and some Russian statesmen (for example, then Assistant Head of State Sergei Yastrzhembsky) that the Kremlin’s involvement in the elimination of former Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Litvinenko, who died in Britain in 2006 as a result of radioactive poisoning, KGB trail. ” Peskov sharply stated that it was impossible to even imagine a situation in which the Russian authorities could be involved in the murder. Dmitry Peskov without a mustache. Peskov’s categorical statements are also known regarding the crackdown on repeated mass political protest actions of Russian citizens. The words he said in 2012 that the wounded police officer should “smear the liver” of the demonstrators, made public by State Duma deputy Ilya Ponomarev after the capital’s March of Millions, should have had particular resonance. Despite the large number of victims, Peskov expressed an official position on anti-Putin measures of this kind, saying that law enforcement agencies in such cases should act even more firmly towards the rally citizens and covering the events to journalists, ensuring order. Dmitry Peskov at the hippie festival in Tsaritsyno.
In a recent interview with RT, the spokesman noted that, despite attempts by Western politicians and the media to demonize the image of the Russian political leader, according to statistics and analysis of press materials, the current leader of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, is loved and respected not only in our country, but also abroad. And the public support for his actions and decisions in the world is growing day by day. PERSONAL LIFE OF DMITRY PESKOV
The first wife of Dmitry Sergeyevich was Anastasia Budyonny, granddaughter of the famous army commander Semyon Mikhailovich Budyonny. She had known her since her school years. In this marriage, Peskovs had a son, Nikolai.