Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime-Minister Dmitry Medvedev visit Crimea
Putin to lead the presidium of State Council, Medvedev to attend the youth forum
According to TASS, Putin during his working trip to Crimea will lead the Council Presidium meeting on the development of tourism in the Russian Federation. The issues of domestic tourism as a catalyst for socio-economic development of Russian regions are to be discussed. An informal meeting of heads of state and representatives of national public associations are also planned to be held today.
At the same time, Medvedev is to attend National Youth Educational Forum "Tauris" and meet with the forum participants. He will hold a speech at the ceremony of awarding the winners of change "Actors, theater and cinema directors”, as reported by the press office of Medvedev. Youth Forum "Tauris" involved more than 4 thousand people from Russia and foreign countries.
As was reported before, Russian President Vladimir Putin planned to take part in the expedition of the Russian Geographical Group (RGG) in Crimea. Officially, Putin visited occupied Crimea only twice. In August 2014 he held a working meeting with members of the Security Council in Sevastopol and met with deputies of the State Duma in Yalta. May 9, 2014 he took part in a naval parade in Sevastopol.
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