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Meeting with permanent members of Security Council

June 16, 2017, The Kremlin, Moscow

Vladimir Putin chaired a meeting with permanent members of the Security Council in the Kremlin.

The meeting participants discussed issues that were raised during the Direct Line with Vladimir Putin the day before and other issues on the current socioeconomic agenda.

Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu updated the meeting participants on the strike delivered by the Russian Aerospace Forces near Raqqa in Syria, in which a large group of terrorists, possibly including some ISIS leaders, have been killed.

The meeting was attended by Federation Council Speaker Valentina Matviyenko, State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin, Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office Anton Vaino, Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev, Interior Minister Vladimir Kolokoltsev, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu, Director of the Federal Security Service Alexander Bortnikov, Director of the Foreign Intelligence Service Sergei Naryshkin and Special Presidential Representative for Environmental Protection, Ecology and Transport Sergei Ivanov.

June 16, 2017, The Kremlin, Moscow