Regional leaders endorsed Putin’s decision to participate in the elections in 2018

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7 Dec. /TASS/. Heads of Russian regions commented on the decision of Vladimir Putin to participate in the presidential elections in 2018. Some governors believe that the current President will allow the country to actively develop further, others speak about the necessity to unite society around a recognized leader. According to many regional leaders, the experience will allow Putin to move on and to justify the hopes of the Russians for stability.

Siberia is waiting for support and development of the regions

The leaders of the Siberian regions unequivocally supported Putin’s decision to run for another term as President and expressed hope of maintaining the current policy vector. The heads of regions of Russia also hope that Putin will continue to support the regions, and are willing in turn to support him in this direction.