President Asif Ali Zardari has felicitated Russian President Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin on his re-election as President for the third time. In his felicitation message the President Zardari said that the re-election for the third time was a demonstration of the trust and confidence of the people in his leadership. The President expressed the hope that Pak-Russia relations would continue to grow during President Putin's tenure to the mutual benefit of the people of the two countries.