The legendary Russian TV host Angelina Vovk in her interview to the “Moscow-Baku” internet portal spoke of her meeting with the first lady of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva.
"We together with Pyotr Sheremetyevo (the chairman of the Russian musical society in Paris, the rector of the Parisian Russian conservatory of S. Rachmaninov) handed to Mehriban Aliyeva as to the UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador the award "Ruby Cross" of the International Charity Foundation. She was awarded for active charity and for merits in service to the country. The awards ceremony took place at the high level. Mehriban Aliyeva deserves appreciation and admiration with her beauty, intelligence and nobility. By the way, Mehriban Aliyeva is the first woman who received this award", A. Vovk underlined.