President Vladimir Putin has arrived in Orenburg (a regional centre in the southern Urals) for a session of the presidium of the State Council, which is a consultative body affiliated to the president. The session will consider the problems of the agro-industrial complex. Moreover, the head of state is expected to visit two agricultural enterprises in the region.
Putin said that NATO increased its military personnel by 10,000 people in the areas where NATO troops should not even be in accordance with key documents
The choice of the city of Helsinki is not incidental as the capital of Finland had hosted US-Soviet negotiations on the limitation of nuclear stockpiles in 1969