Moscow, December 7. the Candidate of political Sciences Dmitry Zhuravlev commented on the decision of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin to run for the presidency.
According to the analyst, Putin's statement in Nizhny Novgorod was very symbolic. The head of state acted not as Supreme ruler, but as "equal value with the people," said Zhuravlev.
the Expert said that Putin's words were met with unprecedented applause, indicating that the highest authority policy.
Earlier it was reported first in three years meeting of the foreign Ministers of Russia and Ukraine Sergey Lavrov and Paul klimkina. The meeting was held in Vienna on the initiative of the Ukrainian side. According to klimkina, he hoped to enlist the support of Lavrov on the issue of exchange of prisoners of war in the Donbass.
the Ukrainian diplomat has not excluded that the exchange of a large-scale exchange of prisoners could take place before the end of 2017..