Defenders will always be in demand in Russia, Putin said

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything in Photobacterium of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. Archival photoDefenders will always be in demand in Russia, Putin said© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything the image Bank

Defenders will always be in demand in Russia, because «Herzen’s bell» is always needed in any society, said Russian President Vladimir Putin.

«Because «cities of the Sun» is not expected, it will always be in demand people like you. And it’s not two smack or not to smack the generations. «Bell,» which «called» Herzen and his associates, it will always be necessary in any society, and in our country it will still be in demand,» — said Putin.

The head of state also expressed confidence in the continuation of the joint work of States and human rights defenders.

«I want once again to Express the hope that in the ranks of such people as you the number of adherents will continue to increase. And we were together, and state structures and public organizations, and those engaged in charity, helping people, and people in need of assistance is really very very much, and pure advocacy, they will have to develop,» he said.

Singer Diana Gurtskaya has assured Putin in his support.

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