Wonderful Future ‘Inevitable’ for Russia, Says Mr. Putin

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Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed confidence that Russia is going to have a bright future, RIA Novosti reported. The president made this statement in the Kremlin during a presentation of prizes to young researchers.

“I listened to our winners,” President Putin said. “I did not just listen: I admired what they said and how. A very simple yet very good idea came into my head. The fundamental principles upon which our country stands have such deep, strong roots that its wonderful, beautiful future is inevitable.”

Earlier, President Putin said that the Russia of his dreams is effective, powerful and independent. In addition, he stressed that Russia should be a country where “it is comfortable, pleasant and prestigious to live.”