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    Putin fields questions during annual phone-in

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    Russia's President Vladimir Putin has been speaking to the nation in one of the live televised question and answer sessions that have become a trademark of his presidency. Almost two million people sent in questions to the president, with many tackling him on Russia's current economic issues. Al Jazeera's David Chater has been gauging the reaction in Russia's eastern outpost Vladivostok.