Putin called Russia a “peace-loving state”.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Russia is a “peace-loving state, which is not and cannot be aggressive plans.”
He said this during the field review of the troops at the largest in the history of Russia military exercise Vostok-2018.
“Our foreign policy is aimed at constructive cooperation with all countries that are interested in this,” Putin said.
However, he noted that the Russian military must be prepared to defend “the sovereignty, security and national interests of our country and-if necessary – and to support allies.”
We will remind, on September 11 in the Russian far East began the largest since 1981, military exercises Vostok-2018.
In the maneuvers, which will last until September 17, will be attended by about 300 thousand soldiers and 80 ships, 36 thousand vehicles, and more than a thousand aircraft.
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