Putin congratulated with the holidays of foreign politicians

Putin congratulated with the holidays of foreign politicians© RIA Novosti. Michael Clientgenerated the image Bank

Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated merry Christmas and a happy New year a number of foreign politicians, including Silvio Berlusconi and françois Fillon, the press service of the Kremlin.

«The President of the Russian Federation congratulated on Christmas and coming New year a number of former foreign heads of States and governments, as well as political figures, in particular Helmut Kohl, Gerhard Schroeder, king Juan Carlos I of Spain, Silvio Berlusconi, John. Bush, George. Bush, Tarja Halonen, N. Sarkozy and Francois Fillon», — reports a press-service.

The Deputy of the French National Assembly and former Prime Minister Francois Fillon has won the primaries of the right and the centrist and will run from them in the presidential elections that will take place in spring 2017. During the preliminary election, he bypassed, in particular, of former President Nicolas Sarkozy. Election of the President of France will be held in two rounds on 23 April and 7 may.

Berlusconi, who in September celebrated its 80th anniversary, in the interval between 1994 and 2011 he held the position of Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Italy.