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Putin delivers state of the union address

The Russian president defended conservative values and commented on the situation in Ukraine, Syria and Iran.

Last updated: 12 Dec 2013 17:28
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Vladimir Putin has given his annual state-of-the nation address.

The Russian president talked for more than an hour, in a wide-ranging speech to both houses of parliament.

He defended conservative values and commented on the situation in Ukraine, Syria and Iran. 

Al Jazeera's Peter Sharp reports from Moscow.

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