Most Russians back Putin
MOSCOW: A recent survey shows that 81.4% of Russians approved of President Vladimir Putin’s work, RIA Novosti news agency reported yesterday.
According to the survey conducted by the Russian Public Opinion Research Center between June 26 and July 2, Putin still came first in the trust rating for politicians, with 49.2%.
Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu came second in the trust rating, with 15.8%, while Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev ranked third with 13.5%.
A total of 84.6% of Russians surveyed said they approved of Putin’s work, according to the survey. Xinhua
Russian President Vladimir Putin. PICTURE: REUTERS