The MSE MSU visit — Professor Daisuke Kotegawa (Japan) was awarded the Order of Friendship of peoples
In the Russian Embassy in Tokyo with the order of Friendship of peoples was awarded the MSE-MSU visit — Professor , Director of the Institute for strategic studies of Canon D. Kotegawa.
From the message posted on the site RIA Novosti:
“On the eve of the visit to Japan of President of Russia Vladimir Putin, we have gathered for such a joyous occasion. By the decree of the President of the Russian Federation for the big contribution to strengthening peace, friendship, cooperation and mutual understanding between the peoples of Japan and Russia”, — said at the ceremony of awarding the Russian Ambassador Yevgeny Afanasiev.
In reply, it is written in three languages – Russian, Japanese and English, D. Kotegawa stressed that “the Russian people, led by the President Putin stood contrary to the unfounded attacks, without fear of isolation”.
“I am confident that the hard times it ended with the arrival of the new administration in the United States, and will begin a new era of relations between Japan and Russia”, — he said.
We are heartily congratulating Mr. Kotegawa with this award and wish him new successes and achievements, all the best!
Source: RIA Novosti website