Writer and journalist Boris Masimov died on 81-m to year of life, reported Tuesday in the Instagram of the Union of journalists in Kabardino-Balkaria.

"died honored worker of culture of the Russian Federation, the writer and journalist Boris Belanovic of Musichow. More than 30 years, Boris Masimov headed the Union of journalists of the CBD for 15 years was chief editor of the newspaper "Lenin Hyogo", and before that head of sector of the press, radio and television party Committee", – stated in the message.

For merits in the field of culture, active and fruitful work in journalism of Musichow awarded the titles of "Honored worker of culture of the Russian Federation", "Honored journalist KCR", "Honored journalist of the Republic of Adygea," he was also a laureate of the prize of Union of journalists of Russia. In addition, Masimov twice elected Deputy of the Supreme Council of Kabardino-Balkaria.

Boris Masimov is the author of a dozen books of prose, published in Nalchik and Moscow. His works in translation published in Turkish and Arabic.

"the last time Boris Belanovic health took a pause in their feverish activity, however, we hoped that he will continue to delight its readers with new works. The Union of journalists of the CBD expresses its deep condolences to the family and friends of Boris Misikova", – stated in the message.

The head of the region of Kazbek Kokov has expressed condolences in connection with death Misikova. "the Kabardino-Balkar Republic bids farewell to the honored worker of culture of the Russian Federation, a prominent journalist and writer Boris Mazaevym. Sincere condolences to the family of Boris Belanovica, his friends and colleagues," – the kochs wrote on his page in Instagram.