LDPR leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky criticized the author’s idea of “razmisljanja” to move the capital of Russia beyond the Urals. According to the politician, instead, to engage in the development of regions – in particular, neighboring with Moscow, and “pull” people in the South, in Crimea and in Krasnodar Krai.
“Moving the capital no reason nor economic, nor historical, nor legal, nor ethical”, – quotes RT review Zhirinovsky. He is sure that when you transfer the capital of the Urals will be lost characters. “Will the capital of the Asian state,” he said.
The LDPR leader promised that he would “strongly oppose” the idea of moving the capital.
With the mentioned proposal made earlier by the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Institute of demography, migration and regional development Yury Krupnov. Demographer drew attention to the disparity in the resettlement of Russians: a fifth of the population of Russia, according to him, is concentrated in the Moscow region.