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EMBASSY INFORMS

14.01.2012

Calls for Libya human rights violations to be investigated

Russian Deputy Prime Minister, former Permanent representative to NATO Dmitry Rogozin said at a press conference in Brussels that all the violations of human rights during the military conflict in Libya should be properly investigated. It is vital, he said, to implement all the initiatives put forward by Russia both at UN and in other international formats, in order to promote a comprehensive review of what happened in Libya, evidence of gross human rights violations in that country.




LATEST EVENTS

25.07.2014 - Press Secretary of the Russian Embassy on the article in «Daily Mirror»

The Embassy has noticed the article «Vladimir Putin's daughter flees £2million Dutch penthouse flat as fury grows over jet tragedy»


25.07.2014 - Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has a phone conversation with Prime Minister of Finland Alexander Stubb 24 July 2014

In a phone conversation initiated by Finland, the Russian and Finnish prime ministers expressed their condolences to the relatives and families of those killed in the crash of the Malaysian airliner in Ukraine’s airspace, and expressed the mutual understanding that the catastrophe is a terrible tragedy which demands an independent and unbiased investigation that should not be subjected to pressure from any side.


25.07.2014 - Statement on Ukraine by Alexander K. Lukashevich, Spokesman of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Just like the rest of the world, Russia continues to mourn the loss of innocent lives in the MH17 crash.


25.07.2014 - Meeting between the Secretary of State, Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation, Grigory Karasin, and the head of the head of European Union’s delegation in Moscow, Vygaudas Ušackas

On the 23 July, the Secretary of State, Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation, Grigory Karasin, met the head of European Union’s delegation in Moscow, Vygaudas Ušackas.


25.07.2014 - Comment by the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs regarding the persecution of journalists in Ukraine

Ukraine committed another attack on the freedom of mass media. On the night between the 22 to 23 July, four journalists, including the correspondent of Russia Today, British national Graham Phillips, and the operator of Anna-News news Agency disappeared in the area of military actions in the East of Ukraine.


24.07.2014 - PHOTO: On presentation of the Moscow stage of the international Arab horse show "Moscow Arabian Cup"

On 23 July at the residence of Ambassador of the Russian Federation to UK presentation of the Moscow stage of the international arab horse show "Moscow Arabian Cup" was held.


24.07.2014 - PHOTO: On awarding the Medal of Ushakov British veterans of the Northern Convoys

 On 24 July a ceremony of awarding Arctic convoys veterans with Ushakov medals took place at the Russian Embassy in the UK (prize list attached). Medals were awarded to veterans by Russian Ambassador Alexander Yakovenko.


24.07.2014 - VIDEO: Introductory remarks by Ambassador Alexander Yakovenko at the press-conference at his Residence, 24 July 2014



24.07.2014 - Introductory remarks by Ambassador Alexander Yakovenko at the press-conference at his Residence, 24 July 2014

1. EBRD. The decision made yesterday (23 July) by the Board of Directors of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) on putting on hold any new operations of the Bank in the Russian Federation transforms this authoritative international financial organization and development institution into a mechanism of political pressure, one more instrument aimed at the realization of the national sanctions regime against Russia.


24.07.2014 - President of Russia Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte on the Dutch side’s initiative.

The two leaders exchanged views on possible measures to help launch an objective international investigation into the Malaysian Airlines plane crash in Ukraine as quickly as possible, in accordance with UN Security Council resolution 2166, adopted on July 21. In this regard, both sides stressed the importance of taking into account the opinions of all parties concerned.



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