29 March 2015
Moscow: 23:28
London: 20:28

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

 

SPEECHES, INTERVIEWS, ARTICLES

Pages: ««« :: 123456789101112131415 :: »»»  


27.03.2015 - Ambassador Yakovenko's address at the concert by Dmitri Kogan at the Russian Embassy in London

Your Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen, It is a pleasure for me tonight to present to you one of Russia’s most renowned violinists, Dmitri Kogan. Mr Kogan belongs to a legendary Russian musical dynasty; he studied at The Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory and at the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki. He is an Honoured Artist of the Russian Federation and regularly performs at the most prestigious concert halls around the world. He has a phenomenal repertoire, which covers all the major violin concertos.


19.03.2015 - Address by Ambassador Yakovenko to the NASSA Anniversary Event



04.03.2015 - Ambassador Yakovenko's remarks at the exhibition "East meets West" (Saatchi gallery)

Ladies and gentlemen, I'm pleased to be here today, at this, I believe, largest exhibition in the UK of what used to be called "underground art" in the Soviet Union. Basically all the "big names" are gathered at this exhibition - Kulik, the Kabakovs, Komar and Melamid, Bruskin, Mamyshev-Monroe and others. This wouldn't have been possible without the support of Russian Direct Investment Fund, the Tsukanov Family Foundation, Blavatnik Family Foundation and other sponsors.


28.01.2015 - Article by the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov “Russia’s Priorities in Europe and the World” published in the January issue of the Serbian journal Horizons

I appreciate the opportunity to address the readers of Horizons, published by the Center for International Relations and Sustainable Development (CIRSD). CIRSD makes valuable contributions to analyzing the most important issues of our time and to searching for effective ways to respond to common global challenges.


17.12.2014 - TNI Interview: Dmitry Peskov (12.12.14)

TNI Editor Jacob Heilbrunn spoke with Dmitry Peskov, a deputy chief of staff and the press spokesperson for Russian President Vladimir Putin.


27.11.2014 - Written Statement of Ambassador Alexander Yakovenko at the discussion on the issue of religious intolerance in the Middle East at the House of Lords

Russia is currently considering the possibility of initiating a draft decision of the UN Human Rights Council on the protection of Christians in the Middle East and North Africa. Russian experts are now working on this document. Besides, at the OSCE Ministerial Council in Basel on 4-5 December, the Russian side will be calling for a thorough analysis of the processes leading to “Christianophobia” in the Middle East and the broader region.


26.11.2014 - Save Christians in the Middle East! (Ambassador Yakovenko, for Russia Today)

Russia is currently considering the possibility of initiating a draft decision of the UN Human Rights Council on the protection of Christians in the Middle East and North Africa.


25.11.2014 - Russia’s initiative on No First Placement of Arms in Outer Space is winning growing support (Ambassador Yakovenko, for Russia Today)

Preventing the deployment of weapons in outer space remains one of the key objectives of the Russian diplomacy.


24.11.2014 - Brisbane shows we need a new geopolitics in a time of crisis (Ambassador Yakovenko, for RBTH)

President Vladimir Putin stressed at the final press-conference at this month’s G20 summit in Brisbane that “the work took place in a very constructive atmosphere and was productive”.


12.11.2014 - EUROPEAN SECURITY: UKRAINIAN STRESS TEST

Ambassador Yakovenko contributes to the ongoing debate in The Financial Times on the issue of European security architecture:


Pages: ««« :: 123456789101112131415 :: »»»