Communist party leader Gennady Zyuganov, who on 26 June celebrated 73 years old, chose to spend his birthday at work, said on Monday kp.ru.
According to the politician, the greetings he receives from early morning: “half past four began to call from the Far East and my friends from Seoul, where now [the speaker] Vyacheslav Volodin is with the delegation, Leonid Kalashnikov, Leonid Slutsky (deputies of the lower house of Parliament — approx. “Of the tape.ru”), they called and congratulated”.
Zyuganov said that he will spend the evening surrounded by “friends and comrades”. Speaking about the celebration of 73 years, he mentioned that the party, including the Department of ideology, “work very beautiful girls”: “Come and see, you’ll like it”.
The Communist also said that the first gift he gave the team the party’s mini-football (founded by the son of the Vice-speaker of the state Duma Ivan Melnikov — approx. “Of the tape.ru”). “We became Champions of the country in the Premier League”, — he said.
Gennady Zyuganov, head of Communist party since 1993. Ran for President in 1996, 2000, 2008 and 2012. He was elected to the state Duma all seven convocations.