Russian President Vladimir Putin greeted the participants of the concert dedicated to the upcoming Mother's Day in absentia, sending a congratulatory speech. In it, Putin stated that improving the demographic situation is one of Russia’s priorities at the moment.
“Family is the foundation,” Putin said in his speech.
He noted that “it is at home in a family environment” that a person’s worldview is formed.
“A personality is being formed,” Putin noted, “his spiritual, moral, political ideals and values.”
According to Putin, the Russian authorities intend to provide comprehensive support in matters of motherhood and childhood.