The President of Russia Vladimir Putin has awarded the order of friendship of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega for his great contribution to strengthening Friendship and cooperation with Russia and the development of economic ties.
The corresponding decree of the head of the country posted on the official portal of legal information.
besides Ortega, the order of Friendship was awarded the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of foreign Affairs of Laos Thongloun Sisoulith, Deputy General head of the Party of justice and development party (AKP) of Turkey on public relations, Director of Beijing center of Slavic studies at the Moscow pedagogical University, head of Board of "Lotte" from South Korea, a leading international radio " La Radio del sur ", Venezuela. On March 26, the head of the South American country of Daniel Ortega on the results of negotiations with head the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov said that the Russian President Vladimir Putin follows the same principle of peaceful settlement of international disputes, and the government of Nicaragua. April 30, 2014 the head of the Republic Daniel Ortega at a meeting with head the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov said that Nicaragua does not support Western penalties against Russia in connection with situation in Ukraine, this is the wrong way. 6 November 2013 the head of the Ministry of Finance of Nicaragua Ivan Acosta said that Managua made a proposal to Moscow to participate in the construction of the analogue of the Panama canal.