The President’s speech at EurAsEC has prompted the analysts thought about the possible change.
During his speech to the heads of member States of the Eurasian economic community, Putin suggested that to consider the seniority of the citizens in the countries of the Union, which includes Russia, Belarus, Armenia, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.
This step may indicate mitigating measures to be taken in the light of dissatisfaction with pension reform. Indeed, the power was hard not to notice the reaction of the people and it became one of the first links in the chain of persistent negative attitude to other government decisions or public events.
No wonder that now almost every proposal of the government or the adopted law are considered nationals of the country through the prism of their conformity with the aspirations of the people or “anti-national”.
Moreover, all the big recent events that started as civil protest, gain clear political overtones, whether the construction of the landfill in the Arkhangelsk region or the construction of a Church in Yekaterinburg on the site of the city square.
Especially gets ruling party, which is called the instigator of the odious initiatives. It is no secret that United Russia is losing its positions in the regions and the authorities ‘ attempts to strengthen the shaken effect only reinforce resentment and create a “Maidan” moods.
Fear of stepping on the same rake as the Ukraine, forcing the country’s leadership, according to analysts, to think about the selling steps. In conditions when the factor of “Crimean consensus” has ceased to be effective, Putin may go on the abolition of pension reform, or at least to make significant adjustments. This might give the Russians the feeling that they waited for the steps towards and the government finally turned to face them.