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April 16, 2015. Russian President Vladimir Putin (center) answers questions from the public during the annual Q&A session live on Russian television and radio.
Russia sees no enemies among other countries and advises no one to treat it as such. It wants to be America’s equal partner and refuses to be Uncle Sam’s vassal. And Putin took Schröder to a Russian banya and doesn’t want to be cloned.
These are some of the highlights of President Putin’s 13th annual Q&A marathon televised from Moscow on Thursday. The Russian leader spoke for about four hours, falling some 50 minutes short of his previous record. RT picked some memorable Putin quotes.
On anti-Russian sanctions
“Pressuring Russia with such measures is useless and senseless. I think our partners will soon realize this and will at least try to seek compromise instead of trying to fit us into…
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