If it is confirmed the version of the attack on Board the A321, Vladimir Putin will focus on possible retaliatory measures and counter-terrorism strategy of Russia as a whole, writes “Kommersant”.
MOSCOW, 11 Nov. The main theme of the message of Vladimir Putin to the Federal Assembly will be security, writes “Kommersant” with reference to sources close to the presidential administration.
One of the factors may be the findings of the investigation into the crash of the Russian Airbus A321 aircraft over the Sinai. In case of a confirmed attack, the message will also raise the issue of the possible response and anti-terrorism strategy of Russia as a whole.
The head of the presidential administration Sergei Ivanov said that covers all versions of the crash, and to say that on Board the A321, a terrorist act occurred, it is premature. The official added that the ban on air traffic with Egypt will be long — until the cause of the crash.
According to the media, delivering the message be held in the first week of December.
The largest disaster in the history of Russian and Soviet aviation took place on 31 October: Airbus A321 airline “Kogalymavia”, which was flying from Sharm El Sheikh to St Petersburg, crashed in the Sinai. Onboard there were 217 passengers and seven crew members. They all died.