MOSCOW, January 1. / TASS /. The success of the whole country depends on the effective working of each, and the glorious history of our fathers and grandfathers helps Russians adequately respond to modern challenges. This was stated by Russian President Vladimir Putin in his New Year address, which traditionally goes on the air for a few minutes before midnight.
Congratulations to the President have been able to see the people in all regions of Russia.
“By tradition, celebrate this holiday with your family, with my closest friends, “- he said in an address that is to midnight aired in the Far East. “Of course, not everyone is able to celebrate the New Year with their families – need to work in hospitals and industries to perform the service and military duty, to protect the border, bear a constant vigil to ensure our security,” – the president said, “We are grateful to all those who, day and night on weekdays and holidays, always on duty “, – Putin said.
Putin said such inherent quality of the military, as the will, determination and strength of character. “These qualities we need anywhere, anytime and in any case”, – he said. “The success of the whole country depends on effective work and achievements of each of us”, – he said. The President stressed that all Russians “were combined one goal: the desire to benefit the country, the responsibility for its destiny”.
Putin recalled that in the past year Russia celebrated the 70th anniversary of the Great Victory. “Our history, the experience of fathers and grandfathers, their unity in difficult times, and strength of spirit are a great example for us,” – he said. “They have helped and will help us to adequately respond to modern challenges,” – said the president.
The head of state noted that meeting the New Year with family, everyone is particularly acute, as the road people close to them. The President wished all parents to have healthy children, and warmed by the warmth of the young people grew up smart and active, love and compassion to all become a mainstay in everyday affairs. Putin proposed a toast to the success, joy and happiness and for the prosperity and well-being of Russia.
Full text of the New Year Greetings
Dear citizens of Russia! Dear friends!
After a few minutes we will meet the new 2016 year. Approaching this wonderful moment – between past and future – is familiar to us from childhood. We are waiting for it with joy, hope and excitement; believe in the best and bright.
According to the tradition of celebrating the holiday with his family, closest friends. Of course, not everyone manages to celebrate the New Year with their families. We have to work in hospitals and industries to perform the service and military duty, to protect the border, bear a constant vigil to ensure our safety on land, at sea and in the air.
We are grateful to all those who, day and night, on weekdays and holidays are always on duty. Today especially would like to congratulate those of our troops who are fighting against international terrorism, defend the national interests of Russia in the Far abroad, while exercising the will, determination, strength of character. However, these qualities we need anywhere, anytime and in any case.
The success of the whole country depends on effective work and achievements of each of us. We share the same goals, the desire to benefit the homeland, the responsibility for her fate.
In the past 2015, we celebrated the 70th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War. Our history, the experience of fathers and grandfathers, their unity in difficult times, and strength of spirit are a great example for us. They helped and will help us to adequately respond to modern challenges.
Now, in the New Year’s Eve, we are particularly acute feel as dear to us, our loved ones, it is important that All have been good to all of them were healthy, the parents were warmed by the care and attention, and return to them all the good things they have learned and taught.
Let our children grow up smart, activities, and love and compassion, generosity and compassion will be a mainstay in our everyday affairs.
Before the New Year only a matter of seconds. Let us wish each other success, joy and happiness, thanked each other for their understanding and support for participation and sensitivity and always proiznesёm toast to the prosperity and well-being of Russia!
Happy holiday! Happy New Year 2016!
The world meets new in 2016. Online translation
New Year in Russia. Dossier