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PRESS RELEASES

18.08.2012

Violations of public order continue next to the Russian Embassy in London

During the night 17/18 August 2012 between 23.00 and 00.30 a new rally by Syrian opposition supporters took place near the consular section of the Russian Embassy in London. The demonstration was accompanied by loud chanting and drumming and was escorted by police.

It is worth mentioning that the UK authorities did not prevent a loud rally from taking place during night time in a residential area of London, even though it contradicts the local public order regulations.




LATEST EVENTS

22.07.2014 - Special Briefing by the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation on the crash of the Malaysian Boeing 777 in the Ukrainian air space, July 21, 2014

Speech of the Chief of the Main Operations Directorate – the Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation Lieutenant-General A.V.Kartapolov


21.07.2014 - Ambassador Alexander Yakovenko met with MPs to discuss Ukraine

On 21 July, in the run-up to Prime Minister David Cameron’s discussing the situation in Ukraine in Parliament Russian Ambassador Alexander Yakovenko met with a number of MPs to explain the Russian approaches to the situation in that country.


19.07.2014 - Russian Ambassador discusses Ukraine with Foreign Office Political Director

On 19 July, the Russian Ambassador, Alexander Yakovenko, met the Political Director of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Sir Simon Gass, on the latter’s initiative. They focused on the situation in Ukraine, including in the light of the crash of the Malaysian Airlines flight MH17. The Ambassador expressed his condolences in the context of the death of British nationals in the crash.


18.07.2014 - President of Russia Vladimir Putin expressed his profound condolences to Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte

Vladimir Putin expressed his profound condolences to Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte following the air disaster over Ukraine’s territory, in which a Malaysian Airlines plane went down with all on board killed, including numerous Dutch citizens.


18.07.2014 - Ambassador Alexander Yakovenko takes part in official launch of Imperial War Museum in London

On 17 July Russian Ambassador to the UK Alexander Yakovenko took part in official launch of Imperial War Museum.


16.07.2014 - Official Launch of Imperial War Museum in London, 17 July 2014

On 17 July, Russian Ambassador to the UK Alexander Yakovenko will take part in official Launch of Imperial War Museum.


16.07.2014 - Ambassador Alexander Yakovenko meets with Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the House of Commons of the British Parliament Richard Ottaway

On 16 July, Ambassador Alexander Yakovenko met with Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the House of Commons of the British Parliament Richard Ottaway.


14.07.2014 - President of Russia Vladimir Putin sent his congratulations to President of France Francois Hollande on the Bastille Day national holiday

Vladimir Putin sent his congratulations to President of France Francois Hollande on the Bastille Day national holiday, which this year also commemorates the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I.


14.07.2014 - Russia takes the relay to host the World Cup

Vladimir Putin has attended the closing ceremony of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, which concluded with Brazil passing the relay to Russia to host the 2018 World Cup.


11.07.2014 - Press Secretary of the Russian Embassy in London on the UK’s not issuing visas to the Russian delegates to the Farnborough International Airshow

The Embassy of the Russian Federation to the United Kingdom expresses its regret that the visit of a greater part of the Russian delegation to the Farnborough International Airshow 2014 hosted by the UK is falling through.



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