Russian President Vladimir Putin publicly voices his attitude to the government bill on raising the retirement age.
Earlier, the Kremlin reported that the format of the video message was chosen in connection with the “resonance” of the issue of raising the age of retirement.
“Taking into account the discussions that took place around pension initiatives, the president considered it necessary to expound his point of view in detail and openly,” the Kremlin explained.
Recall, the government bill passed by the State Duma in the first reading, suggests an increase in the age of retirement in Russia to 65 years for men and up to 63 years for women.
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