Putin says "the future of the country depends only on us" and "we will definitely achieve the goals we have set for ourselves."
Putin says "the last year was not simple, but going through ordeals makes us stronger." "We have created the foundations for further progress."
Putin praises the military and thanks Russian service personnel.
Putin says Russia ready to unite efforts with U.S. in combating international terrorism. "Russia's army and navy have shown they can fight effectively at long ranges."
Putin notes improving relations with Japan and expresses hope for improved relation with new U.S. administration.
Putin notes Russia's special-partnership relations with India and notes "enormous potential" for developing relations.