Council of Europe Intends to Develop Dialogue with Russia on Amendments to Its Constitution
In her opinion, the interaction between Russia and the Council of Europe may be useful in various areas affected by the amendments. "That's why I initiated a dialogue with Russian colleagues in order to make greater progress in our discussion. I hope that this will benefit Russia", said the Secretary General of the Council of Europe.
Russian President Vladimir Putin, in a televised address to citizens on March 25, said that the date for a constitutional amendment should be postponed due to the spread of the coronavirus. According to him, it is necessary to evaluate how the situation will develop and, based on the recommendations of doctors and other specialists, make a decision on a new voting day.