MOSCOW, December 5 (RIA Novosti) – Russian President Vladimir Putin revealed Thursday that his official residence is not immune from a problem faced by many other households across Russia: rusty tap water.
“Can you imagine: Even my tap water is sometimes rusty,” Putin confided in the audience at a conference of the pro-presidential All-Russia People's Front (ONF), commenting on the country’s notorious public utilities.
It is not uncommon in Russia for orange or brown water to gush out of the hot tap due to rusted pipes.
Putin acknowledged the impact of public utilities on people’s everyday lives, and asked the ONF to draft a bill on control of the utilities sphere.
“Give me a draft law. I promise you, we will finalize it together, together with the expert community and we’ll definitely get it through parliament,” he told the ONF, a movement headed by Putin that aims to unite civic activists loyal to the government.
A spokesman for the Federal Guard Service, which is tasked with protecting Putin and other top officials, told the Moskovsky Komsomolets tabloid that rusty water may flow from Putin's taps when maintenance work is being carried out, but insisted that the water still conforms to sanitary norms.
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- LocoIvanOhh dear no, Mr. President…01:06, 06/12/2013'“Can you imagine: Even my tap water is sometimes rusty,” Putin confided in the audience at a conference of the pro-presidential All-Russia People's Front (ONF), commenting on the country’s notorious public utilities.
It is not uncommon in Russia for orange or brown water to gush out of
the hot tap due to rusted pipes.’
You are terribly mistaken, the root to this phenomenon is clearly evident. It has the neo-con subversive conglomerative fingerprints of dastardly Soros & Company Western Investors, Zionazi- Borg-like Eurofags and Al Nusra cannibal wahhabi’s et al, applied all over it.
Can you not see it, man?
A grand master conspiracy orchestrated by the West to bring the mighty leader of Mother Russia to his knees, for sure.
- rationalamericanDon't forget08:19, 06/12/2013NATO is the Fourth Reich and in the midst of preparing for a modern Operation Barbarossa.
- LocoIvan^ LOL, it makes for great entertainment.17:47, 06/12/2013Check out this new pathetic. Read the unfortunate occurrence and then read how the attention seeking wretch comments to make it all about her.
These are the kind of deviants we are fighting with!
Military exercises are held in order to prevent a war rather than prepare for one. If a potential enemy knows and sees that the Russian Army is constantly improving its skills and adopting state-of-the-art combat equipment and combat support systems he will hardly risk aggression against these Armed Forces and the country they defend.