MOSCOW, March 1. /TASS/. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin has addressed with the message to the Federal Assembly.
The announcement of the policy document took 1 hour 55 minutes and was the longest.
About half of it was dedicated to the socio-economic development of the country, the second part – the issues of defense of the Russian Federation and international security.
Until that time the longest message to Putin 2012 lasted 1 hour and 21 minutes. Dmitry Medvedev, occupying the post of President of the Russian Federation, echoed the message to the Federal Assembly in 2009 for 1 hour and 40 minutes.
For the first time in the history of announcement of messages of the President the President’s speech was accompanied by infographics and videos on giant screens.