Named the size of the pension which can be received by newly minted citizen of the Russian Federation Steven Seagal
American actor Steven Seagal, who received on Thursday, November 3, the Russian citizenship will be able to qualify for a social pension in the amount of about five thousand rubles, but only in the following year at the age of 65 years and only with a residence permit in Russia. This was reported TASS the representative of the Pension Fund of the Russian Federation.
As explained by the interlocutor of the Agency, in the performance of these two conditions dealing with the payment of the minimal wage in the amount of about five thousand rubles. In addition, this pension Seagal will be made to Supplement the subsistence minimum of a pensioner in the region where it will register, the source assured. The Fund also noted that if Seagal will be more likely to live in the US and not in Russia, social pension even upon reaching the age of 65 he will not give.
In addition, added the representative of the Department, the FIU will check, whether the right to receive Segal insurance old-age pension. “Look, if he had contributions and whether he has seven years of experience in Russia in order to appoint insurance old-age pension”, he said.
On Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on granting of the Russian citizenship “Steven Frederic Seagal born April 10 1952 in the United States of America.” Later, the press Secretary of the head of state explained that Putin decided to give Seagal citizenship after repeated and persistent requests.
The artist himself took the message on attribution of citizenship with enthusiasm. In a statement, Segal passed TASS its agent Anar Abandon, said that the actor is extremely grateful for the opportunity to become a Russian citizen.
“I always felt that the US and Russia should be best friends and allies. Despite the bad propaganda happening all around us, I still adhere to this idea and willing to work tirelessly to achieve this goal”, – quotes the words of his agent Segal. Rayband, stressed that the actor is experiencing in Russia “enormous respect and love.”
“My father was Russian, his family is mostly from Vladivostok. At the same time, my family and from Siberia, St. Petersburg and even from Belarus. I have a huge number of friends and relatives in Russia and the former Soviet republics. I have the greatest respect and love for Russia. The same as my own country”, – the report says Segal.
Steven Seagal was born in 1952 in Michigan. He starred in dozens of films. However, his role was observed only with the prize “Golden raspberry”, which are awarded for worst achievements in film.