News and events

2019-07-17
Five years ago, on 17 July 2014, Malaysia Airlines ‘Boeing’, a civilian aircraft operating flight МН17 from Amsterdam to Kuala-Lumpur, crashed in eastern Ukraine. All 298 people on board died. Unfo...
2019-07-16
Europe and Russia: moving towards a new era? Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, I am happy to be here again addressing another “Economist” Conference. It almost started to look like a tradi...
2019-07-15
On 15 July 2019 Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov held a meeting with heads of diplomatic missions of EU Member States and the Head of the Delegation of the European ...
2019-07-11
Speaking today, July 11, at an international conference in Batumi, President of the European Council Donald Tusk came out with yet another anti-Russia attack. He tried to distort the meaning of the we...
2019-07-08
Let’s first talk about arms control. As we speak [4 July], Russian President Vladimir Putin is meeting with Pope Francis. They say that during the Cuban missile crisis Pope John XXIII played a positiv...
2019-07-04
Starting July 1, 2019, citizens of foreign states can apply for online visas for travel to the Kaliningrad Region at the Russian Foreign Ministry’s special site: http://electronic-visa.kdmid.ru/index_...
2019-07-04
In our opinion, Russia – EU relations should develop only on the principles of equality, mutual respect, and on the basis of genuine common interests of all Europeans. We hope that Europe’s interest i...