Putin reacted to the death of the poet Yevtushenko

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed condolences to the family of the deceased Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko, the press service of the Kremlin.

The Russian President noted that Yevtushenko was a person of unique scale.

“Gone from the life of Yevgeny Yevtushenko, an outstanding representative of domestic and world literature, master of doom and the idol of many generations. Personality is a truly unique scale. He was endowed with a bright, distinctive talent and an extraordinarily acute sense of the era. Sincerely believed in his calling and high purpose of the poet,” – said Putin.

We will remind, about the death of Yevgeny Yevtushenko became known on April 1. Later it became known that the cause of death of 85-year-old sweat was cardiac arrest.