Every year RT covers and broadcasts the annual Direct Line Q&A (question and answer) session in Moscow held by Russian President Vladimir Putin. Follow RT on the news and annual Direct line Q&A with Vladimir Putin. The annual Direct Line Q&A is special television program and show broadcast by the main Russian TV channels like Russia-1, Russia 24, RT, and a number of Russian radio stations. Don’t miss the live broadcast on RT and the most crucial issues discussed by Vladimir Putin and other Russian politicians on air. During the annual Direct Line Q&A, Russian citizens have a chance to contact Vladimir Putin directly and ask him, in their view, the most crucial questions on politics, economy, social life, etc. The first live broadcast took place in 2001, when President Vladimir Putin had been answering questions for a bit more than 2 hours, in 2017 his Direct Line Q&A was almost four hours. It is not possible to predict how long the sessions will last. Get the news and details on the background and establishment of the annual Direct Line Q&A by Vladimir Putin. The annual Direct Line Q&A session is mainly focused on domestic issues, however it also touches on international affairs. Check out the news and updates on the latest comments and statements by Putin made at the annual Direct Line Q&A. Find best quotes from Putin's annual Q&A on RT and don't miss the Direct Line Q&A highlights.