“I kept my word, barrels of wine, which I made myself, we delivered to Moscow. The fact is that the President of Moldova does not fly on a special flight, but on an ordinary flight, and it was not easy to bring them to Ashgabat. What I informed the President of Russia when I congratulated him in the capital of Turkmenistan, ”TASS quoted Dodon as saying.

According to Dodon, Putin praised Moldovan wine more than once.

In 2017, Dodon brought several dozen bottles of wine as a gift to the Russian president.

October 7, 2019, Putin turned 67 years old.