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Actor Steven Seagal expressed his gratitude for the appointment of the special representative of the foreign Ministry of Russia on the Russian-American cultural ties. He told about it on Saturday, August 4, RT.
“I have always had a very strong desire to do everything they can to help Russian-American relations become better. I have been working tirelessly for many years informally, and now I am very grateful for the opportunity to do the same formally” — said Segal.
On the invitation of the actor at work was known earlier on Saturday. He would not receive her cash reward. In a statement the foreign Ministry said that Seagal will promote the development of relations between Russia and the United States in the fields of culture, art, public and youth exchanges.
The actor got Russian citizenship in November 2016. The passport he personally handed President Vladimir Putin. Seagal is known for his roles in action movies. On account of his nearly 50 films, including “neither alive Nor dead”, “maximum depth”, “Today you die” and “Machete”.
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