Russia’s Putin says 13% poverty level is too high

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends his annual end-of-year news conference outside Moscow
FILE PHOTO: Russian President Vladimir Putin attends his annual end-of-year news conference, held online in a video conference mode, at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence outside Moscow, Russia December 17, 2020. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via REUTERS

December 17, 2020