Support The Moscow Times!

Live Blog: Russia's Vladimir Putin Answers Questions at Annual Call-In

Russian President Vladimir Putin takes part in a live broadcast nationwide call-in in Moscow, April 16, 2015.

Russian President Vladimir Putin answered 55 questions during this year's call-in, touching upon Russia's relations with the West, the economy, the Mistral warships, Iran, and Ukraine in a live broadcast that lasted 3 hours and 58 minutes.

See the Photo Gallery: Putin Faces the Nation on Annual Call-In

Read more

Independent journalism isn’t dead. You can help keep it alive.

The Moscow Times’ team of journalists has been first with the big stories on the coronavirus crisis in Russia since day one. Our exclusives and on-the-ground reporting are being read and shared by many high-profile journalists.

We wouldn’t be able to produce this crucial journalism without the support of our loyal readers. Please consider making a donation to The Moscow Times to help us continue covering this historic time in the world’s largest country.