Putin congratulated former President of Austria Fischer happy anniversary

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal in Photobacterium of Austria Heinz Fischer and the President of Russia Vladimir Putin . Archival photoPutin congratulated former President of Austria Fischer happy anniversary© RIA Novosti / Alexei Druginderal the image Bank

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin congratulated former Federal President of Austria Heinz Fischer with the 80-year anniversary, the text of the congratulatory telegram on Tuesday published by the Russian Embassy in Austria.

In his congratulatory message the Russian President stressed that his activities in office and other responsible state posts Fisher has earned respect of compatriots and high prestige abroad.

«In Russia you are known as a principled supporter of development of friendly relations between the two countries, who has done a lot to increase mutually beneficial bilateral cooperation in various fields. Appreciate that you continue to pay attention to topical issues of Russian-Austrian agenda», — the telegram says.

Putin noted that fondly remembers a meeting with Austrian counterpart, constructive and meaningful dialogue, and wished him good health, happiness, prosperity and success.