Dmitry Medvedev’s interview to TV channels. The main thing
The head of government answered the questions live.
- On pensions: “raising the retirement age was the hardest decision power over the last decade, but it suffered. The decision on retirement age in the long run, such decisions are often not reviewed”. “The growth of pensions in the future could only be ensured through pension reform. The pension increases will continue beyond the next six years”
- On food security: “We have decided the basic position on food security and we supply grain and other products to world markets. Our country, indeed, is the perfect place for feeding the entire planet”.
- On drugs: “drug Shortages and increase in prices are not expected”.