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Information for the spectators of UEFA EURO 2020™ matches in Saint Petersburg

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has decided to postpone the UEFA EURO 2020™ matches by a year. The UEFA EURO 2020™ matches will take place between 11 June and 11 July 2021 .  Foreign citizens and stateless persons...

Russia resumes flights with South Korea

Russia resumed regular flights to and from South Korea from September 27. In this regard Russian consulates in South Korea resume visa services for Korean nationals and foreign permanent residents (holders of F4, F5, F6 visas, F1 visa (only for family members of F4 visa holders) or F2 visa...

Comment by the Information and Press Department on discrepancies and inconsistencies in the situation around Alexey Navalny

The Russian Federation has been acting in the most transparent manner in the situation around Mr. Alexey Navalny from the very beginning. At the request of relatives, he was promptly granted permission to travel to Germany for medical treatment, which he did without hindrance, once the doctors...

(Yonhap Interview) Russian Amb. Kulik calls for economic engagement with N.K. toward peace, trust

SEOUL, July 7 (Yonhap) -- Russia's top envoy in Seoul has called for economic cooperation with North Korea, casting it as a "powerful driver for peace and mutual trust," amid Pyongyang's deepening hardships due to biting sanctions and the coronavirus pandemic. Ambassador Andrey...