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MOSCOW, April 25 (Itar-Tass) – Reforms of Russia’s pension system is a very difficult task, which requires a civilized and open discussion, President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday during his televised question-and-answer session.
“It is a daring task to solve the problem of establishing a balanced pension system,” he said and noted that the subject is often used by the opposition to criticize the authorities. “Come out with your proporsals.”
“We want to discuss this subject, but is should be a civilized and comprehensible discussion,” he stressed and expressed the hope the dialogue on that matter would be continued.