Elton John: Kremlin denies Putin phoned over gay rights
15 September 2015
From the section Europe
Sir Elton has said he wants to discuss gay rights in Russia with President Putin
The Kremlin has firmly denied that President Vladimir Putin contacted pop star Sir Elton John, who has said he wants to talk to him about gay rights.
Sir Elton had said he wanted to talk to Mr Putin about his “ridiculous” stance.
Later, a message on the musician’s Instagram account thanked Mr Putin for “reaching out” in a phone conversation.
But a Kremlin spokesman said no conversation between the two men had taken place – and hinted that …read more
Source:: BBC Entertainment