On August 12, 2017 H.E. Mr. Vladimir Putin, President of the Russian Federation, sent a congratulatory telegram ho Her Majesty Queen Sirikit of Thailand wishing her happy birthday:
Queen Sirikit Of Thailand
Please accept my heartfelt congratulations on the occasion of Your birthday.
It is with warm feelings that I recall our meetings in Bangkok and Moscow. I would like to express my sincere gratitude for the attention You are paying to the development of the Russian-Thai relations, the 120th anniversary of which we are celebrating this year. I am confident that further strengthening of these relations corresponds to the fundamental interests of the peoples of our friendly nations and facilitates stability and security in the Asia-Pacific region.
I wholeheartedly wish You good health, happiness, well-being and all the best.
August 12, 2017
The same morning Mr. Oleg Shamanov, Chargé d’Affaires a.i. of the Russian Federation in the Kingdom of Thailand, visited the Grand Palace and signed the Book of Congratulations.