The Kremlin said that Putin made a working trip to Mariupol
Photo: Alexey Maishev/RIA NovostiAlexey Maishev/RIA Novosti
According to the Kremlin, the president flew into the city by helicopter. Driving a car, he traveled around several districts of the city, visited a number of city facilities and talked with local residents in the Nevsky microdistrict. At the invitation of one of the families, the president went to their home. The text says that the Russian leader inspected the coastline of Mariupol in the area of the yacht club, the theater building and memorable places in the city.
Vice Prime Minister Marat Khusnullin during the trip, the head of state reported to Putin in detail about the construction and restoration work in the city and its environs.
“In particular, they discussed the construction of new residential microdistricts, social and educational facilities, housing and communal services infrastructure, and medical institutions,” the president’s press service noted.
This is the first trip of the Russian president to Donbass. March 6 Minister of Defense of Russia Sergei Shoigu made a working trip to the zone of the special military operation, during which he checked the work of the military construction complex of the Ministry of Defense to restore the infrastructure of Donbass.