The meeting was attended by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin, Federation Council Speaker Valentina Matviyenko, State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin, Security Council Deputy Chairman Dmitry Medvedev, Chief of Staff of the Presidential Executive Office Anton Vaino, Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev, Minister of the Interior Vladimir Kolokoltsev, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, Defence Minister Sergey Shoygu, Director of the Foreign Intelligence Service Sergei Naryshkin, Special Presidential Representative for Environmental Protection, Ecology and Transport Sergei Ivanov and Minister of Justice Konstantin Chuichenko.
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President of Russia Vladimir Putin: Good afternoon, colleagues.
Today we will discuss measures to improve activities in the field of criminal punishment.
The speaker is the Minister of Justice.
Mr Chuichenko, please, you have the floor.