Putin sends condolences to Obama over Orlando shootings: Kremlin

Latest Update: June 14, 2016 | 333 Views

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent his condolences to U.S. President Barack Obama over shootings at a gay nightclub in Orlando on Sunday, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Tuesday.

Asked about homophobic comments made by some Russian activists regarding the attack, Peskov told reporters: “Such thoughts are absolutely unacceptable.”