WASHINGTON (Pakistan Point News / Sputnik - 24th January, 2021) The Russian Embassy in the US has expressed condolences over the passing of iconic US talk show personality Larry King.
"We extend our most heartfelt condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of Mr. Larry King. The iconic talk show host, he will be missed by millions of his viewers and listeners, all those who loved, respected and admired this extraordinary man," the embassy said in a Saturday statement.
The embassy said that King was "one of a kind" and "a legend," who interviewed dozens of thousands of politicians, religious and business figures, as well as movie stars and celebrities, over more than sixty years of his career.
"The president has always appreciated his highest professionalism and unquestioned journalistic authority," Peskov told reporters.