Sands: the President may speak on the topic of amendments to the Constitution

President Vladimir Putin could turn to the Russians before or after the vote on the amendments to the Constitution, if considered necessary. This was stated press Secretary of the head of state, Dmitry Peskov. “When he makes such a decision, we will inform you” — he promised.

Peskov Also said that the essence of the changes in the basic law “in the most active manner explain to those who were initiated by them”.

“the Explanation is very active, the President also repeatedly gave his explanation. When there are issues, of course, he answers them, but we can hardly expect that the President will be the main and only person who explains the essence of the amendments,” — said Peskov.

he Also reminded that the discussion of the amendments is conducted on a variety of platforms, venues, in a variety of formats, “so you need to look at the big picture”.

a nationwide vote on constitutional amendments scheduled for 1 July. Will actually go for seven days from 25 June to 1 July. In Moscow and Nizhny Novgorod region the Russians will be able to vote online.

the head of the Central election Commission Ella Pamfilova said that “will not give to descent to” those who will get to vote on the amendments. She stressed that a person should be complete freedom of choice how to vote.