Venediktov called Putin a populist
Russian President Vladimir Putin is a populist. About it on air of radio station “Echo of Moscow”, said its chief editor Alexei Venediktov, commenting on the increase in the retirement age in Russia.
“A lot of tricks and confiscations hidden in the proposed scheme. But I have an accurate understanding if we’re talking about the political component of this reform, that is, not understanding, and knowledge, I would say that Vladimir Putin left the Arab League in order to remove the perturbation up to the veto, and may be amended through the administration of the President about changing the main painful things public, while the master, in fact, the tools will remain inside this thing”, – said Venediktov.
In his opinion, women’s age of retirement after Putin’s intervention will decrease from 63 to 60 years.
“The government will choose care of all the outrage. This is a political game. …The President is a populist. And who is surprised? Something new said?” – noted the chief editor of “Echo of Moscow”.