Russian President Vladimir Putin told the anecdote during a plenary meeting in the framework of the forum “Russian energy week”. So he said to the presenter, which was asked only to him. Video published on Twitter, the special correspondent of “Komsomolskaya Pravda” Dmitry Smirnov.
“Want to hear a joke about the Israeli army? The young soldier asked: “If you go, say, 20 terrorists, what are you going to do?” “I’ll get the ultrasound and I will shoot you” — “well Done. But if you are the tanks?” “I’ll take the grenade launcher and will defend myself” — “well Done. And if the planes are flying and tanks are, and the terrorists come?” He said: “General, Sir, but am I the only one fighting in our army?” And I wanted to ask: am I the only one, except here on this panel perform?” — said the head of state.
After that, the host promised to refer the other participants.
Russian energy week held in Moscow and St. Petersburg from 3 to 7 October. On the sidelines of the forum discussed the issues of development of oil, gas, coal industries, petrochemical industries and others.