“Dear Evgeny Petrovich, I wholeheartedly congratulate you on glorious anniversary, particularly as it falls on the Great Easter Holiday! I’m proud that for many long years I have been working side by side with you, highly professional military officer and diplomat, military diplomat, master of negotiating process. You win battles not involving the use of arms, but through persuasion, through excellent knowledge and, most importantly, bearing in mind the goal of strengthening peace throughout the world. Thank you for everything!”
Vyacheslav I. Trubnikov, member of the PIR Center Executive Board, Army General, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Hero of Russia
“Evgeny Petrovich, you have done so much for the country. You have worked so hard, and your whole life has been devoted to the service of our country – which is very important for every Russian citizen. Evgeny Petrovich, with the greatest respect I wish you good health for many years. My best wishes for success for many years, for all the best, prosperity and sound health are to you and your family. Unfortunately, due to self-isolation regime there is no way to meet and personally congratulate you. Evgeny Petrovich, be happy!”
Fedor I. Ladygin, a member of PIR Center Advisory Board member, Colonel General, former Chief of the Main Intelligence Administration of the Russian Armed Forces General Staff (1992 – 1997)
“On behalf of PIR Center’s team, I wish you, dear Yevgeny Petrovich, good health, happy celebration and inspiration for new activities! It has been great experience and invaluable school for me to work together with you for all these years on important projects. And more to come! This spirit of comraderie what you have brought to our organization is something unique and is a great honor and intellectual joy for all of us at the PIR Center’s team”.
Dr. Vladimir A. Orlov, PIR Center’s Founding Director