Russian President Vladimir Putin Awarded Secretary Of State Rex Tillerson “Order Of Friendship”
In 2013, Russian President Vladimir Putin presented Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with the Order of Friendship award given to foreigners that seek to improve relations with Russia.
Shabad, Rebecca. “Why Russia Honored Trump’s Secretary of State Pick.” CBS News. CBS Interactive, 13 Dec. 2016. Web. 21 Jan. 2017.