News and events

2018-06-15
Russia’s Role in the World A wish for somebody to live in interesting times used to be considered a curse in ancient China. Today it’s anybody’s guess whether there is some truth in that. But I thi...
2018-06-09
On 7 June regular Russia – EU expert consultations on Western Balkans were held in Brussels within the established framework of Russia – EU Political Dialogue. A meeting was also held with the Bulgari...
2018-06-09
Consultations between Russia and the EU on OSCE and Council of Europe issues took place on 7 June in Brussels. The Russian delegation was led by Deputy Director of the European Multilateral Cooperatio...
2018-06-08
On 7 June Russian Embassy in Belgium, Russian Mission to the EU and Russian Mission to NATO held a joint state reception on the occasion of Russia Day. The event was attended by Belgian and EU officia...
2018-06-07
A Seminar «25 Years of Barents Co-operation – Fostering Common Opportunities in the European Arctic» was held in Brussels on 5 June 2018. The event was organised by the Swedish Barents Euro-Arctic Cou...
2018-06-05
Ahead of his visit to Austria, the President of Russia answered questions from Austria’s ORF news presenter Armin Wolf. Austrian Broadcasting Corporation (ORF) news presenter Armin Wolf: Mr Preside...
2018-06-05
On June 4, Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko received the European Union's Ambassador to the Russian Federation Markus Ederer. They discussed a number of current issues concerning relations...
2018-06-01
Address by Ambassador Vladimir Chizhov, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the European Union and European Atomic Energy Community, at Cercle de Lorraine diplomatic debate. Brussels...
2018-06-01
Vienna, May 31, 2018 Mr Chairperson, Kiev continues to escalate tensions in Donbass. The price is human lives. Between May 18 and 25, as a result of continued shooting by the Ukrainian Armed For...