Russian President Vladimir Putin awarded American actor Steven Seagal with the Order of Friendship for his great contribution to the development of international cultural and humanitarian cooperation.
President Putin signed a decree awarding the American actor and film producer, who also holds the position of special representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry for humanitarian relations between Russia and the United States, Steven Seagal, with the Order of Friendship.
The text of the presidential decree was published today, on Monday, on the official Russian website of legal information.
It is noteworthy that Steven Seagal received a Russian passport in 2016. In August 2018, Seagal became the State Department’s Special Representative for Humanitarian Relations between Russia and the United States.