MOSCOW, February 16 – RIA Novosti. Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to consider the issue of awarding Komsomolsk-on-Amur the title of “City of Labor Valor”.
During a working meeting, Acting Governor of the Khabarovsk Territory Mikhail Degtyarev asked the President on behalf of all residents of the city to award Komsomolsk-on-Amur the title of “City of Labor Valor”.
“Okay, we need to think, we will definitely consider … We will consider in the most benevolent way,” Putin said.
He noted that Komsomolsk-on-Amur is the industrial center of the Far East. “The city of people who are honored and who fulfill the country's tasks in the main, one might say, areas – increasing defense capability, industry. So, of course, I understand what this is about,” the head of state said.