1. 10

    The democratic choice Russian people made in the early 90's is final.

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  2. 9

    Nobody and nothing will stop Russia on the road to strengthening democracy and ensuring human rights and freedoms.

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  3. 8

    No references to the need to fight terror can be an argument for restricting human rights.

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  4. 7

    Russia needs a strong state power and must have it. But I am not calling for totalitarianism.

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  5. 6

    Our aims are absolutely clear: They are a high living standard in the country and a secure, free and comfortable life.

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  6. 5

    Russia is a part of European culture. Therefore, it is with difficulty that I imagine NATO as an enemy.

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  7. 4

    We don't need a weakened government but a strong government that would take responsibility for the rights of the individual and care for the society as a whole.

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  8. 3

    The path towards a free society has not been simple. There are tragic and glorious pages in our history.

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  9. 2

    Anyone who doesn't regret the passing of the Soviet Union has no heart. Anyone who wants it restored has no brains.

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  10. 1

    Nobody should pin their hopes on a miracle.

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  11. Last Update: 5 August 2020

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