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Meeting with participants of the Cossack Competition «Shermitsyii»

On 12 April 2019 the Consul General of Russia in Edinburgh Andrey A.Pritsepov met with participants of the Russian-Scottish exchange programme for etnosportsmen Russian Cossack Vadim Kolganov and...

Russian Tea Meeting

On 4 April the good longtime friends of the Russian Consulate General in Edinburgh gathered to spend time in the best Russian tea-party tradition. In a homelike atmosphere a lively conversation...

The Third Annual Reciting Competition for Children

On 24th March in the University of Glasgow the Third Annual Reciting Competition for Children took place, arranged by our compatriots living in Scotland Vitaly Artamonov and Anna Radutskaya, with...

Meeting of the Consul General with Richard Lyle MSP

On March 13, Consul General had a positive meeting with the Member of the Scottish Parliament from the Scottish National Party Richard Lyle.   An exchange of views on the issues of...

Statement by the Russian Consulate General in Edinburgh regarging an article published in the Scotsman on the 7th of March

The Consulate General of the Russian Federation in Edinburgh would like to draw attention to a statement made in the Scotsman of 7th March to the effect that a group of Russian naval vessels 'was...

SALISBURY: UNANSWERED QUESTIONS (4 March 2019)

Introduction  A year ago, on 4 March 2018, Sergei and Yulia Skripal were reportedly poisoned with a nerve agent in Salisbury, Wiltshire. The UK government has accused the Russian state...

The twinning link between Scotland’s Perth and Russia’s Pskov was celebrated in Perth College University of the Highlands and Islands

On the 26 th of February 2019 the twinning link between Scotland’s Perth and Russia’s Pskov was celebrated in Perth College University of the Highlands and Islands. The event organized annually...

Burns Supper in Motherwell&Wishaw Rotary Club

This year’s row of Burns poetry eveningswas traditionally closed by warm and friendly Burns Supper, which was held on 1 February 2019 in Motherwell&Wishaw Rotary Club.Consul General of Russia...

Comment by the Information and Press Department on the NATO Council statement on the INF Treaty developments

We have read the NATO Council statement of February 1, 2019 and noted that it was released much earlier than we received a formal notification from the United States about suspending its...

Consular Corps’ Burns Supper at the Scottish Parliament

On 23 January 2019 the Consul General of Russia in Edinburgh Andrey A.Pritsepov attended Consular Corps’ Burns Supper at the Scottish Parliament in honour of 260th anniversary of the Great Poet....

Burns Supper in Stirling

On 18 th  January 2018 the Consul General Mr. Andrey Pritsepov attended a celebration of the 260 th Anniversary of one of Scotland’s greatest poets Robert Burns in the city of Stirling. ...

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s interview with the international news agency Rossiya Segodnya, December 24, 2018

Question:  The election cycle will begin in the United States in 2019. Should we expect relations to further worsen, or can we hold out hope that top level contacts might develop? Where...

Ushakov Medal presented to relatives of the Arctic Convoys Veteran Thomas McCulloch

On 27 December 2018, the Russian Consul General in Edinburgh Mr Andrey A.Pritsepov presented Ushakov Medal to relatives of an Arctic Convoys Veteran Thomas McCulloch who passed away in 2016. ...

          

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