Putin told how he decided to become a scout


RIA Novosti

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that when he decided to become a scout, came to the reception office of the KGB to find out how to get there, and shared why he decided to be a pilot.

“I just went to the reception room of the KGB. From the street, I have the same working family, ties were not. Where do I go? I went to the reception directly,” he said at a meeting with the class teacher of senior classes.

According to Putin, there have advised him to first finish College and get a law degree.

“From that moment I stopped studying physics, chemistry, mathematics. Just stopped,” — said Putin.

The head of state added that eventually went to law school. “But before that I wanted to be a pilot. I went to flight school, walked through the corridors, looked. Then I imagined how will be my life,” he said, noting that in the end he realized that he would be interested.