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Tucker Carlson Addresses Putin Interview Rumors

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Former Fox News host Tucker Carlson has responded to speculation about whether his visit to Moscow could include an interview with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Conservative media personality Carlson arrived in the Russian capital this month where he was spotted attending the Bolshoi Theater, Russian news outlet Mash reported. Rumors quickly grew about possible motives behind his visit.

Former Fox News host Tucker Carlson discusses ‘Populism and the Right’ during the National Review Institute’s Ideas Summit at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel March 29, 2019 in Washington, DC. He has responded speculation about whether…


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On Monday, Russian newspaper Izvestia published a video of Carlson responding to whether he would possibly interview Putin.

“We’ll see,” Carlson told the person behind the camera.

When the individual pointed out that news of his visit to Russia “blew up” in the United States, Carlson said: “They’re crazy, really crazy.”

“I love [Moscow]; it’s a beautiful city,” Carlson told the individual, after learning he was from the Russian capital.

Carlson was the host of Fox News’ Tucker Carlson Tonight from 2016 to 2023, before he was fired by the network last April with no official explanation given by his employer.

This is a developing news story, and it will be updated when further information becomes available.