Vucic has assessed the strategic relations between Serbia and Russia

The President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic has congratulated President of Russia Vladimir Putin on Russia Day and said that strategic relations between the two countries based on friendship of their peoples.

Greetings to the Russian leader, the Serbian President presented to Ambassador Alexandru Botan-Kharchenko at a reception in honor of Russia Day on Wednesday.

"The strategic partnership between Serbia and Russia and the strong friendship between our two Nations is based on civil respect and trust, the attitude that the Serbian and Russian languages is called like honest friendship. Serbia will continue to develop multilateral cooperation with Russia for the benefit of our citizens," - said in greeting.

Vucic thanked Russia for the support of Serbian interests in the international arena and also for the invitation to the anniversary of the Victory parade on June 24 in Moscow.

"It is a great honor to participate in the celebration of the 75th anniversary of the victory over fascism. We are proud of the fact that the Serbian and Russian people, following the tradition of freedom in the Second world war was on the side of right and truth, our task is to fight attempts to distort history," - said the head of the Serbian state.

Vucic added that "soon to see" with Putin in Moscow.