Vladimir Putin has called the resurrection of mass participation in sport the main task of the Presidential Committee for Sport and Exercise. According to the President's press service, he declared that it is 'essential to develop a clear and effective sports policy.' Putin believes that a system of stimuli is required, which would allow the development of sport on the basis of various sources of funding, particularly from business.
The President mentioned a number of difficulties that must be overcome in order to revive widespread participation in sport in the country. 'It is essential to establish affordable sports centres, and not just fitness centres for well-off people,' he said. The President also announced that next year the level of funding for sport in Russia would double.
The discovery of the submarine has unveiled a few "inconsistencies." For example, how can one explain the fact that the sub was found where it needed to be searched for from the start?
When on a state visit to Singapore, Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to revisit the discussion of the 1956 Declaration between the USSR and Japan regarding the issue of the peace treaty with Japan
The TurkStream, which runs along the bottom of the Black Sea from Russia's Anapa to Turkey, will consist of two lines, each with a capacity of 15.75 billion cubic meters of gas a year