Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov Meets Ambassadors of EU Member States and the Head of the EU Delegation to Russia, July 15

On 15 July Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met in Moscow with heads of diplomatic missions of EU Member States and the Head of the European Union Delegation to Russia. The current state and...

Press release on the Cross-Border Mechanism for Humanitarian Aid Delivery into Syria

On July 11, the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 2533 authorising the extension of the Mechanism for Cross-Border Aid Delivery into Syria (CBM), with 12 votes in favour and three abstentions...

Press conference on Russian participation in the festival "Ommegang" in 2021 as guest of honor, June 25

    Le 25 juin, l'Ambassadeur de Russie en Belgique Alexander Tokovinin a pris part à une conférence de presse consacrée à la prochaine participation de la Russie au festival culturel...

National Commemoration Day in Memory of the Victims of the Great Patriotic War, June 22

On June 22,   the National Commemoration Day in Memory of the Victims of the Great Patriotic War, the laying wreaths ceremonies at tombs of Soviet citizens perished during World War II...

Presentation of decorations to the former resident of the besieged city of Leningrad Vera Kovaleva, June 19

   On June 19, 2020, Deputy Military Attaché Colonel Sergey Karpushkin and the First Secretary of the Russian Embassy in Belgium Sofia Sitnikova presented two decorations to the former...

Russian MFA: Press release on anti-Syria Caesar Act

  The Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act, also known as the Caesar Act, went into effect in the United States on June 17. Under the act, the US administration is required to impose...

Online discussion in the framework of the second edition of the "European Meridian XXI", June 15

   On June 15, 2020, an online discussion took place in the framework of the second edition of the "European Meridian XXI" forum on the topic "International cooperation and public...

Celebration of the Russian Language Day in Belgium

   June 6 marks the International Day of the Russian Language and the birthday of the great Russian poet Alexander Pushkin. The holiday was established by the UN in 2010.   ...

Press release on the Foreign Ministry’s report on the glorification of Nazism and manifestations of neo-Nazism and racism

    The Foreign Ministry has prepared a regular report on the glorification of Nazism, the spread of neo-Nazism and other practices that contribute to fuelling contemporary forms...

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation: Treaty on Open Skies - Questions and Answers

   The Treaty on Open Skies   is an agreement aiming to boost trust in the military sphere. The treaty is filled with complicated technical provisions concerning observation...

Consular Section resumes its work from May 25

Dear visitors,   From May 25 , the Consular Section resumes its work and considers all requests except the processing and issuing of visas. In accordance with the Order of the...

Wreath laying ceremony at the Brussels cemetery in Evere, May 9

    On May 9, a traditional wreath laying ceremony at the foot of the monuments to the Soviet citizens who died for the liberation of Belgium and Belgian citizens, members of the...

Memorial Ceremony in the cemetery of Rebecq, May 7

   On May 7, Russian Ambassador to Belgium Alexander Tokovinin laid flowers at the memorial of Soviet partisans, who fought in the ranks of the Belgian Resistance, in the cemetery of...