Putin quoted Solzhenitsyn on the award of the state prizes of human rights defenders
MOSCOW, December 12 — RIA Novosti. Russian President Vladimir Putin quoted the writer Alexander Solzhenitsyn at the ceremony of awarding the state prize for outstanding achievements in human rights and charitable activities.
“Yesterday we celebrated the 100th anniversary from the birthday of Alexander Solzhenitsyn. And as wrote Alexander Solzhenitsyn, the air of social relations, their purity is more primary than the level of affluence, industrial development and even by and large the state system — they define the life of the country, its future,” the President said.
He noted that the laureates awarding in the Kremlin, are doing just that, creating an atmosphere of goodness and justice.
You, dear winners, strive so that no one is left alone with the trouble that every need was felt, help, and support, and thus create, reinforce so necessary to all of us, society, the state, the people, the atmosphere of justice and kindness. The very air of human relations, spoke of Alexander Solzhenitsyn.Mr Putinprime Russia
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On Tuesday the President participated in the opening of the monument to the Nobel prize winner, writer Alexander Solzhenitsyn on the day of the centenary of the birth of the writer, and later in the Kremlin hosted his widow Natalya Solzhenitsyn. He noted that the work to perpetuate the heritage of Solzhenitsyn will continue.