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Russia: Putin says he would reverse USSR collapse if he could00:53

Russia: Putin says he would reverse USSR collapse if he could

Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
March 2, 2018 at 23:35 GMT -00:00 · Published

Vladimir Putin, Russian President (Russian): "Yes, always. I have exercised today as well."

Journalist (Russian): "What would you do if you were not a president?"

Vladimir Putin, Russian President (Russian): "[I would do] creative work."

Journalist (Russian): "Do you cook and what was the last meal that you cooked?"

Vladimir Putin, Russian President (Russian): "Constantly. I make salads. They are so delicious; I will let you try [one] later." *MULTIPLE SHOTS AT SOURCE*

Vladimir Putin, Russian President (Russian): "I also watch them and wait for the president's speech." *MULTIPLE SHOTS AT SOURCE*

Vladimir Putin, Russian President (Russian): "The collapse of the Soviet Union." *MULTIPLE SHOTS AT SOURCE*

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that he would prevent "the collapse of the Soviet Union" if he had a chance to change Russian history, at the All-Russia People's Front (ONF) media forum in Kaliningrad on Friday.

At the forum, the Russian president also answered a number of personal questions , including his cooking preferences and exercising habits.

Putin also said that he would do "creative work" if he were not a president.

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Vladimir Putin, Russian President (Russian): "Yes, always. I have exercised today as well."

Journalist (Russian): "What would you do if you were not a president?"

Vladimir Putin, Russian President (Russian): "[I would do] creative work."

Journalist (Russian): "Do you cook and what was the last meal that you cooked?"

Vladimir Putin, Russian President (Russian): "Constantly. I make salads. They are so delicious; I will let you try [one] later." *MULTIPLE SHOTS AT SOURCE*

Vladimir Putin, Russian President (Russian): "I also watch them and wait for the president's speech." *MULTIPLE SHOTS AT SOURCE*

Vladimir Putin, Russian President (Russian): "The collapse of the Soviet Union." *MULTIPLE SHOTS AT SOURCE*

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that he would prevent "the collapse of the Soviet Union" if he had a chance to change Russian history, at the All-Russia People's Front (ONF) media forum in Kaliningrad on Friday.

At the forum, the Russian president also answered a number of personal questions , including his cooking preferences and exercising habits.

Putin also said that he would do "creative work" if he were not a president.

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