Prime Minister Vladimir Putin Address to Duma

In his annual address to the Russian Parliament, known as the Duma, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin spoke about the state of the… read more

In his annual address to the Russian Parliament, known as the Duma, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin spoke about the state of the country’s economy. He praised Russia’s efforts to maintain stability during the global economic crisis and talked about increasing the country’s defense spending and modernizing the weapons program. Following his remarks, he answered questions from members on the anti-government protests in the Middle East and Internet freedom and security. This was a 50-minute portion of a speech that lasted several hours. Translation was by voice over. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Prime Minister Vladimir Putin Address to Duma

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Program ID:
299134-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Speech
Location:
Moscow, U.S.S.R.
First Aired:
Apr 22, 2011
Last Aired:
Apr 24, 2011

Airing Details

  • Apr 22, 2011 | 12:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 22, 2011 | 7:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 22, 2011 | 11:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 24, 2011 | 8:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 24, 2011 | 11:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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