22 Feb 2019 15:20

Putin, Russian Security Council discuss work on orders following presidential address

MOSCOW. Feb 22 (Interfax) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and permanent members of the Russian Security Council have discussed work on orders following the presidential address to the Federal Assembly, Russian presidential press secretary Dmitry Peskov said.

"The meeting participants had a thorough exchange of opinions in the context of work on a list of orders following the presidential address to the Federal Assembly," he said.

"The meeting also addressed current issues relating to the country's socio-economic development," Peskov said.

The meeting was attended by Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, Federation Council Speaker Valentina Matviyenko, State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin, Kremlin administration chief Anton Vaino, Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev, Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu, Interior Minister Vladimir Kolokoltsev and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.