Vladimir Putin to Hand Power to Ex-spy Chief, Undergo Cancer Surgery

Russian President Vladimir Putin is set for cancer treatment and he is planning to hand power to Ex-spy chief.

According to a 'Kremlin insider,' Vladimir Putin may be forced to relinquish control of the Ukraine war for a few days.

Before he undergoes the surgery, the Russian autocrat is expected to choose hardline Security Council head Nikolai Patrushev.

Nikolai Patrushev is also an ex-FSB commander who may lead the Ukraine invasion.

The remarkable assertions were made on the popular Telegram channel General SVR, whose source is said to be a high-ranking Kremlin official.

General SVR reported that Putin has abdominal cancer and Parkinson's 18 months ago.

Source: WION