Former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev commented on the decision of Vladimir Putin to participate in the election of the President of the Russian Federation in 2018 year. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the Soviet ex-leader.
As it became known, Gorbachev praised the Russian President’s statement. According to the politician, at the moment Putin is the leader who deservedly enjoys the support of the people.
Photo source: kremlin.ru — the press-service of the President of the Russian Federation
Gorbachev believes that Russia is currently in a difficult situation due to the worsening international situation. In this regard, the Russian citizens «do not hurry with decision-making», trusting the current President of Russia, which fully meets all the needs of Russians.
We will remind, on Wednesday it became known that Vladimir Putin will nominate his candidacy in the presidential elections in March next year.