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Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on awarding the order of Friendship of two American astronaut major General Charles Bolden and Lieutenant General Tom Stafford. The document was published on Monday, April 9, on the Official Internet portal of legal information.
The prizes were awarded “for the big contribution to development of cooperation in the field of space” between Russia and the United States.
In addition, the order of Friendship was awarded to Executive Director of Pirelli, the Italian Marco Amit Narayan, founder & Check — “contribution to the implementation of major Russian-Italian economic projects and attraction of investment resources in economy of Russia”.
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