Russia's Putin expresses deepest condolences on death of Gorbachev -Interfax

FILE PHOTO: Russian President Putin listens to former President of the Soviet Union Gorbachev during news conference in Schleswig

(Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday expressed his deepest condolences on the death of former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told Interfax news agency.

(Reporting by David Ljunggren; Editing by Chris Reese)