Alexander Bastrykin on behalf of the Russia’s Investigative Committee and himself has sent a telegram offering condolences to Yevgheny Primakov’s family, friends and colleagues.
“Yevgheny Primakov was an outstanding statesman and public figure, a real patriot of his country. Mr. Primakov bravely and decisively defended interests of Russia on any position. Mr. Primakov will be remembered by everybody as distinguished, wise politician and diplomat, who made a great contribution in the development of our country. His life is a model of true service to his homeland! Blessed memory about Mr. Primakov will always remain in our hearts”, - Mr. Bastrykin wrote.