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...

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.   ...

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...

WWII Online Discussion Club

      On April 23, a discussion club meeting was held online. The first secretary of the Russian Embassy in Belgium Igor Minaev gave a conference in French on the subject...

Signing ceremony of the Cooperation Protocol, March 12

 On March 12, the Russian Embassy in Belgium hosted a signing ceremony of the Cooperation Protocol. The Protocol was endorsed by the Embassy, the local office of the...

Reception by the Flemish Chamber of Commerce for Russia, Kazakhstan and Belarus, March 4

      On March 4, 2020, the annual reception, organized by the Flemish Chamber of Commerce for Russia, Kazakhstan and Belarus took place. Representatives of business, expert,...

Reception on the occasion of the Holiday of the Russian Armed Forces

     On February 19, 2020 the reception on the occasion of the Holiday of the Russian Armed Forces was held at the Embassy. Many Belgian guests, representatives of diplomatic...

Reception on the occasion of Diplomat's Day, 11 February

On February 11, 2020, a reception on the occasion of Diplomat's Day was held at the Russian Embassy in Belgium. Addressing the guests of the evening, Ambassador Alexander Tokovinin noted the...

Solemn ceremony in Liege in the framework of the “Road of Memory” project, January 29

On January 29, 2020, a ceremony of soil sampling from the graves of Soviet soldiers who died during the Second World War was held in Liege on the territory of the "Wall of the executed" memorial....

Ambassador's meeting with the Minister-President of the Government of Flanders, January 27

  On January 27, 2020, the Russian Ambassador to Belgium Alexander Tokovinin visited the Minister-President of the Government of Flanders Jan Jambon. An interested exchange of views was...

Сondolences to Yuriy Bodrov's family

We express our sincere condolences to Yuriy Bodrov's family on the occasion of his death on January 15. He was Minister-Counselor at the Russian Embassy in Belgium from 2011 to 2016.

Meeting of the Russian Ambassador with the Minister-President of Wallonia

On December 17, Russian Ambassador in Belgium Alexander Tokovinin visited Minister-President of Wallonia Elio Di Rupo. They exchanged views on key issues of development of cooperation between...