Russian President Vladimir Putin awarded the Order of Honor to the artistic director of the Moscow Art Theater. A.P. Chekhov Konstantin Khabensky. The Order of Friendship was awarded to Deputy General Director of Gazprom-Media Holding JSC Tinatin Kandelaki, and the honorary title of Honored Journalist of the Russian Federation was awarded to commentator Dmitry Guberniev.
Presidential decree published on the website of the legal disclosure portal. It has 21 pages. The decree lists dozens of Russian citizens nominated for awards for achievements in various industries. The document was signed on September 18.
The medal of the Order of Merit for the Fatherland, 2nd degree, was awarded to the current mayor of Grozny, Khas-Magomed Kadyrov, as well as the executive director of NTV-Plus, Natalya Gorbunova. The Order of Friendship was also awarded to Deputy General Director of the Izvestia International Research Center Ekaterina Pavlova and Deputy General Director of Gazprom-Media Holding JSC Yulia Golubeva.