MOSCOW, June 1. /TASS/. Russia will build up its strength and sovereignty in a rapidly changing world, President Vladimir Putin said in a video address on International Day for Protection of Children, which was featured at a Bolshoi Theater event dedicated to the date.
Putin extended his congratulations to parents, teachers, and pupils. "You are living and growing up in a very dynamic time when the world is changing, and it’s changing rapidly. I am confident that in this complicated world, Russia will only bolster its strength, independence and sovereignty," Putin assured.
According to him, this "is not about working on some specific track." "It covers the economy, technology, science and many other areas, as well as efforts to strengthen civil society and patriotic education. I believe that these activities also involve a strong civil society and the patriotic activities of the youth," the head of state noted.