Serhat TUNAR -TDO- Russian President Vladimir Putin, speaking on the occasion of the New Year’s Eve, said they had experienced a variety of challenges, including this year's Coronavirus outbreak, and called for their troops to be protected.
In his traditional New Year's speech, Putin expressed that this year is a year full of great difficulties for everyone, when people experience the painful loss of their loved ones.
Putin said coronavirus, as well as normal life, has changed the way work and educational life works, leading to a review of many plans.
Putin, who said that the people of Russia will spend the year 2020 in unity and merit, said: “exams and troubles will undoubtedly pass. This has always been the case. And what will remain with us is love, mutual understanding, trust and solidarity, which makes us noble and strong.”