31 October 2014
Moscow: 22:24
London: 18:24

Consular Section:  
+44(0) 203 668 7474   
info@rusemb.org.uk  

 

ARTICLE

30.10.2014

RUSSIA’S APPROACHES TO NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT (Ambassador Yakovenko, for Russia Today)

VIDEO

28.09.2014

Interview of the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov for "Russia Today" channel and "Vesti nedeli" program, New York, 27 September 2014 (in Russian)

PHOTO REPORT

30.10.2014

Russian Embassy representative attends Exhibition-Seminar «Russian technologies and new materials»

 

30.10.2014

Ushakov Medals presented to British veterans of the Arctic Convoys

DIFFERENT OPINIONS

15.09.2014

Western delusions triggered this conflict and Russians will not yield (by Professor Sergey Karaganov for FT)

EMBASSY INFORMS

31.10.2014 - Press release on negotiations between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh

On 30 October, negotiations took place between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Nasser Judeh, Foreign Minister of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, who arrived in Moscow on a brief working visit.

31.10.2014 - Comment by the Information and Press Department on the report by Nils Muižnieks, Council of Europe High Commissioner for Human Rights, on the results of his visit to Ukraine and the Russian Federation

We were disappointed with the report by Nils Muižnieks, the Council of Europe High Commissioner for Human Rights, on the results of his September visit to Ukraine and the Russian Federation, including Crimea, which was posted on the CE’s website. We are dissatisfied both with its form and its content.

31.10.2014 - Comment by the Information and Press Department on the post-election situation in Ukraine

One of the most controversial election campaigns in Ukrainian history came to an end last Sunday.

31.10.2014 - Press release on the meeting between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Speaker of the House of Representatives of Uruguay’s General Assembly Anibal Pereira

On 30 October, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met with Speaker of the House of Representatives of Uruguay’s General Assembly Anibal Pereira, who is in Russia on an official visit.

31.10.2014 - Comment by the Information and Press Department of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs regarding the statements by Chairman of the Munich Security Conference Wolfgang Ischinger

Recently, there have been many so-called analyses on the Ukrainian crisis of a clearly biased and provocative anti-Russian character. We regret to note that Wolfgang Ischinger, chairman of the Munich Security Conference, has joined the array of those who resort to double standards and contrived accusations.

30.10.2014 - PHOTO: Russian Embassy representative attends Exhibition-Seminar «Russian technologies and new materials»

On 29 October 2014, representative of the Russian Embassy in Britain, Counsellor Ernest Chernukhin, took part in the exhibition-seminar on Russian technologies and new materials that was held at Rossotrudnichestvo office in London.

30.10.2014 - PHOTO: Ushakov Medals presented to British veterans of the Arctic Convoys

On 26-27 October Third Secretary of the Russian Embassy Tikhon Kirichenko and Attaché Vadim Retyunskiy presented the Ushakov Medals to nine Britons, Mr Jack Dix, Mr John Dunbar, Mr Tom Jackson, Mr Edward Desmond Palmer, Mr Joseph Ashley Rawlings, Mr John Clifford Sandham, Mr John Hutchinson, Mr James Ewing and Mr John Welson Ellis, who were awarded this military honour by Decree of the President of the Russian Federation of 10 March 2014 for their personal courage and bravery displayed during their service in the Arctic Convoys in WWII.

30.10.2014 - A meeting between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Michael Georg Link, Director of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights

On 29 October, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met with Michael Georg Link, OSCE/ODIHR Director, in Moscow. They discussed matters related to OSCE activities and Russia’s cooperation with the Organization’s human rights institutions.

30.10.2014 - Russian Foreign Ministry statement on the implementation of the Minsk agreements on a settlement in Ukraine and elections in its southeastern regions

Considering the ultimatum issued by Kiev and some Western capitals that elections not be held in the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Lugansk people’s republics, it would be logical to remind the following.

30.10.2014 - Comment by the Russian Foreign Ministry’s Information and Press Department on the issue of sending Russian humanitarian aid to the population of the Lugansk and Donetsk regions

In connection with the sending of humanitarian aid to the population of the Lugansk and Donetsk regions, the Russian side has suggested that OSCE representatives and Ukrainian border guards located at the Donetsk border checkpoint in the Rostov Region, through which the humanitarian convoy is planned to pass, familiarise themselves with the contents of the cargo.

30.10.2014 - Opening remarks by Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov before the meeting with Patriarch Theodore II of the Coptic Orthodox Church Moscow, 29 October 2014

Your Holiness, Esteemed guests, Let me welcome you to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia on the occasion of your visit to Moscow at the invitation of the Most Holy Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia.

30.10.2014 - RUSSIA’S APPROACHES TO NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT (Ambassador Yakovenko, for Russia Today)

Elimination of the threat posed by the weapons of mass destruction, including nuclear weapons, remains one of the key priorities of the international community. Russia works actively to that end taking concrete steps for limitation and reduction of its nuclear arsenals.

29.10.2014 - PHOTO: Ambassador Yakovenko speaks at the Milken Institute Summit 2014

On October 27 the Russian Ambassador Dr Alexander Yakovenko participated in the fourth annual Milken Institute London Summit. He spoke at the session “Global overview: geo-economics vs. geopolitics”. Discussion was concentrated on the interconnection of global politics and economics in the world of the XXI century and its prospects given new global shifts.

29.10.2014 - Reply by Foreign Ministry Spokesman Alexander Lukashevich on Israel’s continued housing construction

Question: Will you please comment on Israel’s plans to build more housing in East Jerusalem? Answer: According to media reports, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has approved the construction of over 1,000 housing units in East Jerusalem. It has also been reported that Israel plans to build several thousand housing units in the West Bank.

29.10.2014 - Comment by the Information and Press Department of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in connection with U.S. State Department's statement on “harassment” of American diplomats, working in Russia

The “ABC News” stove-piping that was clearly cooked up at the instigation of the State Department about the alleged “psychological pressure” on employees of the U.S. Embassy in Moscow and their systematic “intimidation” is groundless and detached from reality.


all messages 

TWITTER NEWS

MFA_Russia

RT @rusembitaly: #Russia is interested to maintain in the #Arctic the climate of trust & fruitful cooperation, despite storms in other part…

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @rusembitaly: #Russia supports the ongoing process of the strengthening the #Arctic Council & welcomes new observers, including #Italy.

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @rusembitaly: #Russia is firmly convinced that @NATO presence in the #Arctic is unnecessary. No problems in the region that require #NAT…

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @rusembitaly: #Russia's obvious priority in the #Arctic is cooperation with our regional partners.The current coop is good, but its pote…

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @rusembitaly: The #Arctic isn't an inhabited, lawless wilderness. People of sovereign States live there. The national, regional & intern…

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @rusembitaly: We're interested in sustaining fragile #Arctic ecosystems & making full use of the North Sea Route

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @rusembitaly: #Russia is also interested in using the resources of the #Arctic for economic & social development of the region

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @rusembitaly: Maintaining the #Arctic as the zone of peace & cooperation is one of the most important national interest of the #Russia's…

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @rusembitaly: #Russia is glad that, generally, the situation in the #Arctic is positive, stable, predictable.

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @rusembitaly: 20% of #Russia's national GDP & 25% of our exports are produced in the #Arctic.

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @rusembitaly: For #Russia the #Arctic is our home & future. The Arctic makes about 15% of our territory, 2,5 mln Russians live in the re…

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @mission_russian: #Gasdeal is a practical evidence of #Russia's readiness to cooperate with EU and help #Ukraine regardless unlawful san…

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @mission_russian: Russia comes out for an open and inclusive approach at the Diplomatic conference - a new GIs' regime to be agreed by a…

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @mission_russian: #Russia notes #Iran steps to humanize #criminal law and ensure independence of #judiciary and recommends to continue t…

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @mission_russian: #Russia welcomes new #Iran laws on protection of #children and #family, recommends to ensure their effective implement…

31 October

MFA_Russia

RT @rusembitaly: Minister-Counsellor of the Embassy Dmitry Shtodin speaks at the #Arctic conference in Rome @DiplomacyinRome http://t.co/F…

31 October


all messages