MOSCOW, March 2. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin congratulated Mikhail Gorbachev with 85-year anniversary, noting the timeliness and relevance of the professional qualities of the President of the International public Fund socially-economic and political studies. About it reports a press-service of the Kremlin.
“You know how a bright, extraordinary man, a prominent statesman and public figure. It is important that Your professional knowledge, experience, great creativity and popular, serve the development of international humanitarian cooperation”, – said in a congratulatory telegram to the President.
Vladimir Putin wished to Mikhail Gorbachev, “good health and all the best.”
Mikhail Gorbachev was born in 1931, Russian politician and public figure, the first and last President of the USSR (1990-1991), since 1992 – President of the International Foundation for socio-economic and political studies (the Gorbachev Foundation), Nobel peace prize laureate (1990).
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