MINSK, 23 January (BelTA) – Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko has extended greetings to First Deputy Director General of the Russian News Agency TASS Mikhail Gusman on his 70th birthday, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
“Your many years of activity are a vivid example of true professionalism and devotion to your favorite cause. You are known and deeply respected in Belarus as an unusually erudite man, talented journalist and writer, competent manager in the media field,” the message of greetings reads.
The president stressed that thanks to a comprehensive knowledge of history and international politics, a brilliant ability to win others' favor, Mikhail Gusman has developed a whole gallery of iconic exclusive projects that are visual samples of the highest journalistic skills. “I am convinced that your rich experience and well-deserved authority will continue to help strengthen mutual understanding and friendship between the peoples of various countries,” the Belarusian leader said.
Aleksandr Lukashenko wished Mikhail Gusman strong health, unquenchable optimism, and new creative achievements.
Mikhail Gusman was born in Baku on 23 January 1950.