18 November 2019
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624 days have passed since the Salisbury incident - no credible information or response from the British authorities                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     616 days have passed since the death of Nikolay Glushkov on British soil - no credible information or response from the British authorities

On 24 August 2019 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Mr Alexander Yakovenko relinquished his duties and departed to Russia.

Mr Ivan A. Volodin, Minister-Counsellor, acts as Chargé d'Affaires a.i.

By the Presidential decree № 545 dated 5 November 2019 Andrei Kelin has been appointed as Russia’s Ambassador to the UK.

In accordance with the international protocol practice, the Ambassador will officially assume his duties in the UK after arriving in the country and presenting the copy of his credentials to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.