Special issue of International Affairs magazine on Russian BRICS Chairmanship in 2020

A special issue of the “International Affairs” magazine devoted to the Russian BRICS Chairmanship in 2020 is available on the following link: ...

150 years since the Russian naval corvette Boyarin call to Hobart

On May 25, 1870 the Imperial Russian Navy corvette Boyarin under command of Captain V.Serkov arrived in the Australian port of Hobart on its way from Kronstadt to the Far Eastern coast of...

Russian nationals left Fiji for home

On May 22, 18 Russian citizens stranded in Fiji managed to leave the island heading home. They flew to Sydney with Fiji Airways and proceded to Rome with Qatar Airways. There they are to board...

Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s telephone conversation with Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Marise Payne

On May 20 Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov had a telephone conversation with Minister for Foreign Affairs of Australia Marise Payne on the Australian side’s initiative. The ministers discussed...

Temporary restrictions on entry to Russia by foreign citizens and persons without citizenship

Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has signed a Government resolution imposing a temporary entry ban for foreign nationals and persons without nationality for a period from March 18 until...