A Hollywood actor Steven Seagal stated that he was satisfied with his new position as a special representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry in charge of Russian and American Humanitarian ties, as he wrote on Twitter.
I am deeply humbled and honoured to have been appointed as a special representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry in charge of Russian and American Humanitarian ties.— Steven Seagal (@sseagalofficial) August 5, 2018
I hope we can strive for peace, harmony and positive results in the world.
I take this honour very seriously pic.twitter.com/LTuUxsk1aZ
As we reported earlier, the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs appointed Steven Seagal a special representative on issues of Russian-American humanitarian ties. As representatives of the department explained, Seagal's task will be "the development of Russian-American relations in the humanitarian sphere, including interaction in the sphere of culture, art, public and youth exchanges."
American actor Steven Seagal received a Russian passport in November 2016. The passport was handed personally by Russian President Vladimir Putin.