Vladimir Putin Photo: Sergey Guneev / RIA Novosti
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin in the second part of the documentary film by Andrei Kondrashov said that during the work in St. Petersburg in the 90-ies he had to sleep with a gun. The film is laid out in “Vkontakte” on Thursday, March 15.
This episode from the life of the head of state voiced his friend, the musician Sergei Roldugin. Commenting on the report, Putin said that about “gangster Petersburg” a lot of far-fetched, but in General, “the situation was of combat”.
“I’m at the cottage went with the pump gun to sleep, it’s true. But the times were such. Better safe than sorry”, he said.
In the first part of the film by Andrei Kondrashov “Putin”, which the author posted on YouTube March 11, the Russian President said in 2000, came under fire in Chechnya. According to Putin, the incident occurred on the night of January 1 when he flew by helicopter in the Chechen Gudermes to congratulate servicemen of the United group of Federal troops happy New year and give them awards.
During the filming of Putin shared his memories about how he had to make the decision to shoot down the plane on the opening day of the Olympic games in Sochi.
Video, photo All from Russia.