MOSCOW, December 4. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin discussed with the permanent members of the Russian security Council the situation in Syria, in particular, the suppression of the financing of terrorism, as well as the restoration of Crimea’s energy supply and the implementation of provisions of President’s address to the Federal Assembly. This was reported by press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov.
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“During the meeting in the context of ongoing work on the formation of the corresponding list of instructions discussed various issues related to the implementation of the catechumen’s eve address to the Federal Assembly”, – said Peskov.
“Also addressed the situation in Syria,” said the spokesman. “In particular, they exchanged opinions on the continuation of work on identification and suppression of terrorist financing”, – he added.
“In addition, in light of the recent working visit of the President in the Crimea had a conversation about continuing to work on the development of energy bridge in the context of liquidation of consequences of failure Kiev contractual obligations for the supply of electricity to the Peninsula”, – said Peskov.
The meeting was attended by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, speakers of both chambers of Parliament Valentina Matvienko and Sergey Naryshkin, the head of the Kremlin administration Sergei Ivanov, Russian security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev and his Deputy Rashid Nurgaliyev, interior Minister Vladimir Kolokoltsev, defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, FSB chief Alexander Bortnikov, SVR Director Mikhail Fradkov and permanent member of the security Council of the Russian Federation Boris Gryzlov.