Russian President Vladimir Putin is satisfied with the way Russian-Polish relations are developing. Putin said this as opening a meeting with Polish Prime Minister Leszek Miller in the Kremlin. Vladimir Putin congratulated Miller on a convincing victory in the recent election in Poland. The President expressed hope that Leszek Miller's election to the post of Prime Minister will greatly influence the Russian-Polish relations. Putin and his Polish counterpart Aleksander Kwasniewski have done a lot recently, the Russian President said. According to him, the trade turnover between the two countries has reached 5.5 billion dollars for the first time over the past ten years.
During a videoconference meeting with students on January 25, Russian President Vladimir Putin answered the question about the "palace," which, as Alexey Navalny claims, is being built especially for the president