Moldovan president, Russian envoy to hash over bilateral ties and breakaway TransnistriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 25, 14:43
US will either have to put up with North Korea’s nuclear weapons or use force — expertWorld July 25, 14:33
Kremlin refrains from comments on media allegations about Tillerson’s possible resignationRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 25, 14:03
Kremlin comments on US potentially funneling weapons to KievRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 25, 13:45
Kremlin says Russia, US not negotiating renewal of adoptionsRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 25, 13:37
Russian Ice Hockey Federation to render assistance to banned forward ZaripovSport July 25, 13:27
Press review: Malorossiya as an EU taboo and Moldova’s animosity to Russian peacekeepersPress Review July 25, 13:00
Poll reveals most Russians familiar with Jehovah’s Witnesses support its banSociety & Culture July 25, 12:11
Lithuania keeps tipping off NATO allies on Russian-Chinese naval drills in Baltic SeaMilitary & Defense July 25, 12:02
MOSCOW, April 14. /TASS/. Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has finished the 14th annual televised Q&A session, where over 3 hours and 39 minutes he gave answers to about 8 dozen questions.
The Direct Line was broadcasted by television channels "First," "Rossiya 1" and "Rossiya 24," by radio stations "Mayak," "VestiFM" and "Radio Rossii." The questions were received by a call center, via the program’s website, in video formats, as text or multimedia messages. This year, questions could be directed via a special group in VKontakte social network. Guests in the program’s studio also could talk to the president. The studio was organized near Kremlin, the audience featured politicians, public figures, culture and arts activists, heroes of popular television programs and ordinary people.
The Q&A session’s record was back in 2013, where the president answered questions for 4 hours and 48 minutes. In 2014, the program lasted for 3 hours 55 minutes.