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Monday, October 24, 2016

Putin praised the deputies of the state Duma for the “historic mission”

Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said goodbye to deputies of the state Duma of the 6th convocation gathered at one of the last meetings before the upcoming 18 September parliamentary elections.

photo: Natalia Gubernatorova

Putin said that the outcome of the lower house of the Parliament can be evaluated as worthy. All fractions were adjusted for constructive work, both within the state Duma, and representatives of the Executive branch. The result of this work was the adoption of laws allowing the state to fulfill its social obligations to citizens, to develop the industry and support the economy.

Vladimir Putin stressed the historic mission of the MPs, providing a legal integration of the Crimea in structure of Russia. “You are actively and emotionally supported the attitude of the overwhelming majority of Russian citizens, expressed solidarity, which can be proud of your constituents,” addressing the deputies, said the GDP.

According to him, in General, the state Duma adopted more than 120 laws to ensure that Crimeans felt that they are at home and their rights are well protected”. “I want to thank you for the deep understanding of state interests, and support proposals related to strengthening the security of the country”, – said the head of state

The President also highlighted the contribution of MPs in the development of the domestic political system has adopted a number of laws that promote the strengthening of its democratic foundations, to increase transparency and efficiency, and establishing higher standards of political competition. Now, according to Putin, Russia has 10 times more to political parties than it was 5 years ago. The head of state reminded that the following members of the state Duma will work the deputies elected in single-mandate constituencies. It means what it means representative function of the Parliament, its relationship with the regions will be strengthened, said of GDP.

He urged the candidates to a fair and open political struggle. “I really hope and pray you that it was not a mudslinging fight, and the battle of ideas, the implementation of which should lead to strengthening our country and improving the living standards of voters,” – said Putin.

All the forces involved in the election campaign, he said, should realize their responsibility for preserving stability in the country and not achieve results as such, but citizens ‘ trust in the election results. “Stability and trust are key factors for the further successful development of the country”, – said the President.

Read the material about the unprecedented long parliamentary holidays: “Russia for four months, will remain without of the state Duma

The Return Of The Crimea. Chronicle of events

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