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The President of the International automobile Federation Jean Todt presented the President of Russia Vladimir Putin racing helmet. The gift he presented during a meeting at the Mariinsky theatre after the ballet “the Nutcracker”, reports “Interfax”.
The representation was also invited leaders of other CIS countries.
It is noted that the helmet that gave Putin, caused the inscription “V. Putin” and the Russian tricolor.
Jean Todt and Vladimir Putin discussed the development of Motorsport in the country. According to the Russian leader, the country is developing not only race “Formula 1”, but built a major auto center near St. Petersburg. President of the automobile Federation announced that he will visit the centre on Saturday with the mayor of St. Petersburg.
Earlier in February 2017, it was reported that Vladimir Putin has visited Sochi on the play “don’t leave their planet”, which opened the tenth international Winter festival arts under the direction of conductor Yuri Bashmet. The main role in the production was played by a Russian actor Konstantin Khabensky.
Video, photo All from Russia.