photo: Gennady Cherkasov
The presidential decree on awarding Zhirinovsky, the order “For merits before Fatherland” the second degree was signed in mid-April. Today, a politician got it together with the other awardees, among whom were, in particular, the ex-mayor of Moscow Yuri Luzhkov and cellist Sergei Roldugin.
The first considered the award”For merits before Fatherland” the fourth degree) a sign of the end opals, and the second said that he admires his friend Vladimir Putin, who “is not afraid to take responsibility for themselves”.
Zhirinovsky himself immediately after the award read as follows: “”God save the Tsar! Strong, sovereign, reign for glory, for fame! Reign of fear enemies king of the Orthodox! God save the Tsar!”.