UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) – Many heads of state have personally congratulated Russian President Vladimir Putin on his 66th birthday.
According to the press office of the Russian presidency, the list of heads of state of the world who congratulated Putin personally included:
President of Uzbekistan Shaukat Miriyev,
President of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbay Jeenbekov,
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev,
President of Tajikistan Imam Ali Rahmanov,
President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko,
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev,
President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic,
Armenian Prime Minister Nicole Pachinian,
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
The Kremlin confirmed that it received “a large number of letters and congratulatory messages from the heads and governments of foreign countries and heads of international organizations” on the occasion of Putin’s 66th birthday, which the president celebrates on Sunday (October 7th).