International Volleyball Tournament among women's national teams, July 24-26

                 Please be informed that in the period from 24 to 26 July 2019, the International Volleyball...

Press release on the beginning of issuing visas online for foreign nationals visiting the Kaliningrad Region

Starting July 1, 2019, citizens of foreign states can apply for online visas for travel to the Kaliningrad Region at the Russian Foreign Ministry’s special site: ...

Inauguration of the contemporary Russian art exhibition at the Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels

On June 27, Alexander Tokovinin, Russian Ambassador to Belgium, participated in the inauguration of the contemporary Russian art exhibition "THE 12TH TIME ZONE A CONTEMPORARY ART REPORT FROM...

Visit to the Royal Museum of Art and History

On June 21, the Russian Ambassador to Belgium Alexander Tokovinin, visited the Museum of Art and History, where he met with its General Director Alexandra De Poorter. They talked about the...

Foreign Ministry statement, June 19

The statements made by the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) at a news conference on June 19 about the alleged involvement of Russian servicemen in the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crash were utterly...

Visit of the students of the Institute of European Studies of MGIMO of the Russian MFA to the Russian Embassy in Belgium

On June 17, Alexander Tokovinin, Russian Ambassador to Belgium, had a meeting with the students of the first year of the master's program of the Institute of European Studies of MGIMO of the...

Official reception on the occasion of the national holiday at the Russian Embassy in Belgium

        On June 11, an official reception on the occasion of the national holiday was held at the Russian Embassy in Belgium. Alexander Tokovinin, Russian Ambassador...

On the celebration of Pushkin’s birthday in Belgium

   On June 8, the Russian Center for Science and Culture hosted a concert dedicated to the 220th anniversary of the birth of Alexander Pushkin and the Day of Russian Language.  ...

The memorial event at the cemetery in Rebecq

On 22 May, a wreath-laying ceremony was held at the monument to the Canadian and British pilots of the Second World War in Rebecq (Brabant Province), organized by the local “The Belgians remember...

XIII All-Belgian Conference of Compatriots

     On May 18, the XIII All-Belgian Conference of Compatriots took place in Brussels, and was attended by representatives of various Russian-speaking organizations. This year’s...

Visit of the students of the Higher School of Economics, St. Petersburg to the Russian Embassy in Belgium

   On May 14, first-year students of the Master’s programs in Management and Finance at National Research University Higher School of Economics, St. Petersburg, visited the Russian...

The 9th “Rendez-vous with Russia” International Cultural Festival

On May 12, the 9th “Rendez-vous with Russia” International Cultural Festival was held in Elizabeth Park in Brussels. The annual celebration was organized by the Belgian Federation of Russian...

Inauguration of the exhibition "On the way to the Victory" in the Russian Center for Culture and Science

On 8 May an exhibition "On the way to the Victory " was opened in the Russian Center for Science and Culture, organised jointly by the Russian Embassy in Belgium and the Russian Center for...

Memorial ceremony at the Brussels cemetery in the Evere commune

   The laying of wreaths on the tombs of Soviet citizens perished during World War II and buried in Belgium were held all over the Kingdom during solemn ceremonies on the Victory Day on...

Russian delegation at the Seafood Expo Global 2019

From May 7 to 9 Seafood Expo Global 2019, the international exhibition for the fishing industry and fish processing, was held for the 27th time in Brussels. This year, about 2000 companies from 80...

Ceremony in Engreux

   On May 7, in the village of Engreux (Houffalize municipality, Luxembourg), at the initiative of the local authorities and the Russian Embassy in Belgium, a ceremony was held in memory...

Сeremony of laying wreaths on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

On May 8, Alexander Tokovinin, Russian Ambassador in Belgium, participated in the ceremony of laying wreaths on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the Congress Square in Brussels.  

Сondolences

We thank all those who expressed their condolences following the plane crash at Sheremetyevo airport and those who brought flowers to the gates of the Russian Embassy in Brussels.