Putin meets mothers of Russian troops taking part in Ukraine operation

The president said he personally shares their pain and emphasized that their sons are national heroes

Russian President Vladimir Putin held a personal meeting on Friday with the mothers of Russian soldiers currently fighting in Ukraine ahead of the upcoming Mother’s Day celebrations in Russia. The president said that the country’s leadership, and he personally, shares their pain. 

Putin stated that he proposed the meeting with the mothers of soldiers because he wanted to hear their opinions, their firsthand experiences and information they have received from the frontlines. “A lot of information comes to me from various sources, but your assessments, your opinions, ideas and suggestions – that’s a completely different matter,” Putin said, adding that he will try to make sure that everything discussed during the meeting is taken into account and used in real life “to the maximum.” 

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Source:: RT All