Ilyumzhinov congratulates women on International Women's Day

First President of Kalmykia, sixth President of FIDE Kirsan Ilyumzhinov congratulated women on International Women's Day:

“Dear women! I sincerely congratulate you on the Spring Day, International Women's Day!
It is not for nothing that the first spring holiday is associated with women: just as the spring sun warms the cold earth after a cold winter, so women warm the family hearth with warmth and light of the soul, affection and care, fill life with meaning and give others happiness.
This holiday has become the personification of beauty, love and spring. It is thanks to you, our beloved, that eternal values - love, family and loyalty - ​​remain unshakable.

Thanks to your vitality and wisdom, the human race continues on earth from century to century. Mother, sister, beloved one - these are the dearest women in the world. You make the world wonderful and extraordinary. You fill this world with your beauty and vitality, warm it with tenderness and spiritual generosity and illuminate life with boundless love. Only thanks to your love, your strength and wisdom the human race lives, feats and scientific discoveries are made and great works of art are created.

May the lights of happiness not go out in your beautiful eyes, may this day give you a wonderful mood and fulfilment of all desires! Let it become a start for new beginnings that will bring only joy! May you always be surrounded by love, attention and care of your loved ones! Be loved and happy!"