Medvedev urged government critics not to forget that Russia lives in conditions of blockade
The Prime Minister invited critics to give “a universal prescription for what to do next.”
MOSCOW, April 19. /TASS/. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev urged government critics not to forget that Russia is practically living in conditions of blockade and the closed external financial sources. He said this after the report on the work of the Cabinet in the state Duma.
“Let’s be honest: I today, all specially softened (government report), referring to the fact that the economy began to grow, and a number of industries gives a strong growth. But let the ground get down everything. We are the living conditions? Finances are closed, the blockade of oil fell twice — that’s all you remember?” asked the Prime Minister to parliamentarians.
Medvedev has suggested to critics of the Cabinet of Ministers to give “a universal recipe, if the steer is ready, what to do, money to find more”. The Prime Minister promised to study the proposals of the leader of “Fair Russia” Sergei Mironov. “Just because these conversations (criticism of government) no value in extremely difficult external and internal situation,” — said the Prime Minister.
The Prime Minister added that “the government should be criticized in certain situations.” However, he disagreed with Mironov, who claimed that the government is afraid of the word “crisis”.
“For pity’s sake! Who is afraid of him? We openly talk about it,” — said Medvedev.