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Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov's political consultations with Foreign Secretary of Sri Lanka Jayanath Colombage
08 october

Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov's political consultations with Foreign Secretary of Sri Lanka Jayanath Colombage

On October 8, Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Igor Morgulov and Foreign Secretary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Jayanath Colombage held another round of Russian-Sri Lankan political consultations in Moscow on bilateral, regional and international issues.

Geographical Dictation 2021
06 october

Geographical Dictation 2021

On November 14, 2021, the Geographical Dictation of the Russian Geographical Society will be held. Take part in this large-scale international educational campaign and answer questions about Russia's geography!
05 october

Statement by the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation on the need to combine the international community’s efforts against terrorism

The Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation believes that since the end of World War II, international terrorism has become one of the most dangerous threats to the international community. Like many other countries around the world, Russia has repeatedly fallen victim to the attacks organised by international terrorist organisations. Today, terrorist attacks are increasingly committed using information and communication technology, and cyberspace has become a platform for attacks on infrastructure and public governance systems or for terrorist propaganda.



30 september

The truth about the falsification of history of World War II

2021 marks the 80th year since the invasion of Nazi Germany and their accomplices of the Soviet Union and the start of the Great Patriotic War (June 22, 1941 – May 9, 1945, fought during the Second World War). World War II, bloodiest and cruelest war in history, affected almost 80% of the population around the globe, brought infinite sufferings to hundreds of millions of people.

Russian Energy Week 2021/රුසියානු බලශක්ති සතියේ 2021
10 september

Russian Energy Week 2021/රුසියානු බලශක්ති සතියේ 2021

රුසියානු බලශක්ති සතියේ ජාත්‍යන්තර සමුළුව මොස්කව්හි මනේෂ් මධ්‍යම ප්‍රදර්ශන ශාලාවේදී 2021 ඔක්තෝබර් මස 13 - 15 යන දිනයන්හි පැවැත්වේ.

On 13-15 October, 2021, the Russian Energy Week International Forum will take place at the Manege Central Exhibition Hall in Moscow.
28 june

Article by Sergey Lavrov, Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs, “The Law, the Rights and the Rules”, Moscow, June 28, 2021

The frank and generally constructive conversation that took place at the June 16, 2021 summit meeting between presidents Vladimir Putin and Joseph Biden in Geneva resulted in an agreement to launch a substantive dialogue on strategic stability, reaffirming the crucial premise that nuclear war is unacceptable. The two sides also reached an understanding on the advisability of engaging in consultations on cybersecurity, the operation of diplomatic missions, the fate of imprisoned Russian and US citizens and a number of regional conflicts.

15 june

Appeal of the State Duma to the United Nations General Assembly, the parliaments of member states of the United Nations and international parliamentary organizations on the necessity to end the economic, financial and commercial embargo imposed on Cuba

The State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation in appeal to the United Nations General Assembly confirms its firm position, which has been previously mentioned in different statements and appeals, in favor of decisive and categorical rejection of the sanctions’ campaign against Cuba driven by the USA and conducted under its pressure.

09 june

Address by the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation in connection with the increase in cases of violation of the right to use the native language

On the eve of Russian Language Day, which is marked in the Russian Federation annually on June 6 and is timed to coincide with the birthday of Alexander Pushkin, the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, noting the importance of the Russian language for the development of international relations and intercultural dialogue, addresses international parliamentary organisations, parliaments and the public of foreign states with a call to respect and encourage the right of any person to use their native language, including to receive education in it.

EURO 2020 - Matches at Saint Petersburg Stadium, FAN ID
17 may

EURO 2020 - Matches at Saint Petersburg Stadium, FAN ID

UEFA EURO 2020 will be held on June 11-July 11, 2021. Saint Petersburg, Russia, will host seven of the tournament's matches.

Saturday 12 June - Group B: Belgium vs Russia (22:00, local time)
Monday 14 June - Group E: Poland vs Slovakia (19:00, local time)
Wednesday 16 June - Group B: Finland vs Russia (16:00, local time)
Friday 18 June - Groupe E: Sweden vs Slovakia (16:00, local time)
Monday 21 June - Group B: Finland vs Belgium (22:00, local time)
Wednesday 23 June - Group E: Sweden vs Poland (19:00, local time)
Friday 2 July - QF1: Winner 6 vs Winner 5 (19:00, local time) 

A FAN ID is a mandatory document for all the spectators of UEFA EURO 2020™ matches in Saint Petersburg (Russian Federation) in 2021.

XXIV St. Petersburg International Economic Forum
17 may

XXIV St. Petersburg International Economic Forum

The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) is a unique event in the world of business and economics. SPIEF has been held since 1997, and since 2006, it has been held under the auspices of the President of the Russian Federation, who has also attended each event.