This ends our live blogging of Vladimir Putin's annual address to the nation.
Head of Stop Violence organization Alyona Popova: “Putin lives in a good country. Everything is according to the law, the industry is growing, healthcare and education are great. It would be great for Russians to live there.”
Again, the text of Russian President Vladimir Putin's speech is being posted in Russian on the Kremlin website.
Putin has ended his speech at one hour and 12 minutes.