The BBC reported on the new format of “straight line” Putin

The BBC reported on the new format of “straight line” Putin

“Direct line” with President Vladimir Putin this year will change its format, reported the BBC Russian service. According to the Agency, another television Putin will be held without spectators in the Studio.

According to the source, the BBC, the rejection of live audiences is in the interests of viewers and focus it on their issues. He also drew attention to the increased secrecy of the preparation of this ether and did not rule out other surprises from the organizers. Venue direct lines will remain the same — Seating yard.

According to the BBC, “direct line” with Putin this year will be held on June 7, however, the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov today has not confirmed this date. “We will make timely communication in a “straight line” when it comes time,” he told reporters.

During the “straight lines” Putin it is live answering questions of Russians. Putin himself in 2015 called the two functions of this event: “the most powerful sociological survey” and “the ability to convey to people the position of the leadership of the country and my own on certain key issues.” The current “straight line” will be the sixteenth.

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