Putin hopes on the constitutional development of the situation in Macedonia

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Russian President Vladimir Putin, noting a good experience and the authority of the Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov believes that the political situation in Macedonia in the future will evolve in accordance with the Constitution.

On Wednesday, the Russian leader has received President of Macedonia in the Kremlin.

«Of course, we are closely watching what is happening in your country. And we will, of course, you success in the fact that the internal political situation in Macedonia was developed in accordance with the Constitution and democratic ways. I am confident that your experience, your influence and your credibility will contribute to this», — Putin said.

Welcoming his Macedonian counterpart, the Russian President reminded that on Wednesday in Russia celebrated the day of Slavic writing and culture, which, in the opinion of the President is symbolic, as Ivanov in Russia, presented the award to the Orthodox Fund of unity of Orthodox peoples.

Ivanov also noted the symbolism of his visit. «We celebrate today the memory of the Slavic educators, the Holy brothers Cyril and Methodius, who are our spiritual teachers. I sincerely thank you for awarding me this prize (named after his Holiness Patriarch Alexy II — ed.). It is of great importance to me personally as President», — said the head of Macedonia.

«Despite the fact that it has been for so many centuries, we revere the memory of the Holy brothers Cyril and Methodius, and their disciple St. Clement. Our people says that a man does not die when he was buried, and when to forget it. It is our shared memory of our educators — Cyril and Methodius, and it gives us hope for the preservation of their doctrine,» he concluded.