Putin spoke about the relations of his grandfather Lenin

Russian President Vladimir Putin in a film journalist Andrei Kondrashov “Putin” told new details about your family. The film is laid out on YouTube Sunday, March 11.

In particular, the head of state told about his grandfather. “He worked as a cook. First Lenin, then Stalin, in one of the suburban villas, in the Hills,” said he.

the President noted with surprise that his grandfather and other older relatives do not fall under repression. “But apparently, on the contrary, it was important to you, knowing that it is people who will not fail,” — said Putin.

In 2015, shortly before the Victory Day Putin published in the journal “Russian pioneer” an article on the life of his family during the great Patriotic war. The President first detail told about how he fought his father, how he saved his wife, Maria Ivanovna, during the siege, and how he died, the elder brother of Putin.

the Father of Vladimir Putin — Vladimir Spiridonovich party of the war, in 1950-e years he served in the guards carriage works, and later was a foreman at the factory. Vladimir Putin born 7 October 1952 in Leningrad. “I’m from a simple family and I lived very long in this life, almost his entire adult life. I lived as an ordinary normal person”, later recalled it.