Fund the fight against corruption Alexei Navalny suspected Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov in possession of a whole collection of watches with a total value could reach at least $ 154 thousand. (9,5 mln.). The conclusion is made based on an analysis of photographs from public sources, where Sands appears with different clock Navalny wrote in his blog.
Navalny published four photographs with the president's press secretary, and notes that the Fund staff were able to identify imprinted on their watches. According to the opposition, one of the photos from Peskov on hand watches Richard Mille RM 035 Rafael Nadal Chronofiable cost of € 84 500 for the second press-secretary of the captured clock Rolex Day-Date II 41mm White Gold, whose price is $ 30 791. The third Photos from Peskov supposedly watches Hublot Big Bang Ferrari Carbon Ceramis worth $ 21,250, on the fourth - Omega Constellation Co-Axial Day-Date 38mm, the price of which is $ 10 029. Fund staff clarified RBC, the prices taken from various online stores.
According to Navalny, "there are 3-4 copies," which has not yet been identified. "Can a public servant have a collection of caowls? "- asks opposition.
Photos that publishes Navalny, according to data of the photo banks agencies are made at different times. In particular, the one of them, where the Sands was captured, according to Navalny, the clock Richard Mille RM 035 Rafael Nadal Chronofiable, was made in May 2013 at the time of planting flowers in the yard of the house number 17 on Bolshaya Ordynka Street, where the writer's apartment Victor Ardov I lived poetess Anna Akhmatova. The event was held as part of the Arts "Cherry Orchard" festival.
Another picture where Peskov at hand allegedly Rolex Day-Date II 41mm White Gold, was made December 20, 2012 during a press conference the president of Russia. That picture, which at Peskov, according to Navalny, on the hand Hublot Big Bang Ferrari Carbon Ceramis, dated June 6, 2015 and made during the Moscow International stage race series "Formula E" season 2014/15.
The controversy around the clock presidential press secretary arose after last weekend Navalny drew attention to his other hours. The opposition leader noted that on the wedding photos on his hand visible Peskov watch Richard Mille RM 52-01. Navalny ledcorrespondence with the seller of hours, which indicated that this series of limited edition of 30 pieces, and the value of each instance is $ 620 thousand. (37 mln.). This Navalny specifies that "the Fund to combat corruption spotted watch for a long time."
Sam Peskov told RBC that the watch he gave her husband. "Indeed, the watch is very expensive. But they are significantly cheaper than indicate some comrades, "- he explained.
Peskov's wife Tatiana Navka in an interview with "Komsomolskaya Pravda" has explained that being an Olympic champion, "a lot of work and can not afford to make a good gift." She also noted that the information on the cost of hours is incorrect. "And in general, it does not matter. Why, by the way, the Olympic champion Evgeni Plushenko can give to his wife in honor of the wedding ring expensive estates, for example, while another Olympic champion to her husband - no "- explained Navka.