Putin called patriotism, the sole unifying Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin during a big press conference on Friday called patriotism the only unifying Russia. According to him, the other in the country.


Putin said that the state will support patriotism, answering the question about social movements.


“We have no and can be no other unifying principle”, – the President added.


However, he urged not to divide the hooligans “us” and “them” and urged to separate common sense, it is “all foam”.


Russian President Vladimir Putin on 23 December holds a traditional meeting with journalists.

Photo: Alexey Ivanov / TRK “Star”