Putin was awarded the Russian Ambassador in the DPRK Alexander Matsegora

© Photo : courtesy of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Charpool of the Russian Federation in Korea Alexander Matsegora. Archive photoPutin was awarded the Russian Ambassador in the DPRK Alexander Matsegora© Photo : courtesy of the Embassy of the Russian Federation to the DPRK

Russian Ambassador to Korea Alexander Matsegora awarded the Order of friendship, as stated in the decree of the President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, the text of which is published on Monday on the official Internet portal of the right information.

«For the great contribution the contribution to the implementation of the foreign policy of the Russian Federation and many years of impeccable public service award the Order of friendship to Matagoro Alexander Ivanovich, Ambassador extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation in the Democratic people’s Republic», — the document says.

Matsegora holds the post of Russian Ambassador to the DPRK since the end of 2014. Prior to that, he worked as Deputy Director first Asia Department Ministry of foreign Affairs, Minister counselor of the Russian Embassy in Pyongyang.

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