MOSCOW, February 26. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin the FSB has warned that “enemies abroad” are already preparing for the fall elections in Russia. The head of state said at the Board office.
On the suppression of the activities of foreign intelligence services
The President said that in 2015 in Russia, suppressed the activity of more than 400 employees of foreign intelligence services.
“Foreign intelligence services are increasing their activity in Russia, and the past year has clearly confirmed our conclusions,” said the head of state. According to him, “during this time (2015) suppressed the activity of more than 400 employees, and agents of foreign intelligence services”. “Of them are brought to trial 23,” said the Russian leader.
On the protection of information and communication resources
Putin demanded from the Federal security service to strengthen protection of information and communication resources; for 2015 there have been over 24 million cyber attacks on official websites in the Russian Federation.
About strengthening of control over the flow of refugees
The Russian President also demanded from the Federal security service to strengthen control over the flow of refugees to Russia and through its territory to Europe.
“Should strengthen control over the flows of refugees following both in Russia and in transit to Europe,” the head of state.
The interaction of the FSB with foreign partners
Putin has tasked the FSB with the task to develop cooperation with foreign partners through the UN, SCO, CSTO.
“For more productive work and combating terrorism, it is important to develop cooperation with foreign partners, primarily the UN, the Shanghai cooperation organization, the CSTO,” – said the head of state. He said that we should develop existing contacts and to use new forms of cooperation.
“Moreover, the interest of foreign security agencies in this growing partnership of course, we all see”, – Putin said.
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