Putin: the main source of information - opinions of ordinary people

Vladimir Putin told reporters, what source of information he trusts most.

“most believe the mood of ordinary people,” he said in an interview with TASS for the project “20 questions to Vladimir Putin”.

According to the President, during even a brief interaction with the people, he feels their mood, and it’s very important to him.

“People are very sincere, understanding and honest,” — said Putin, adding that ordinary people “think, then speak”, not looking back at the authorities.

“And critical things to say, and say from the heart what you like or do not like. I really appreciate it,” — said the head of state.

According to the President, to listen to the problem a particular person is very important, because it “is a problem of millions.”

Vladimir Putin also said that in addition to the views of ordinary people he uses sociological data, intelligence and media reports.