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"Russian airstrikes won't solve the crisis" because they are Russian? (article by Andrey A. Pritsepov, Consul General of the Russian Federation in Edinburgh, published in "The Scotsman")

Having read your leader comments "Russian airstrikes won't solve crisis" from 30th September and "Effort needed to rein in lone wolf" from 2nd October...

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Letter to the Editor of The Sunday Times

Dear Editor,On 11 October 2015 The Sunday Times published the article “RAF ready to shoot down Russian aircraft over Syria” which referred...

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Answer by Ambassador Alexander Yakovenko to Russian media question regarding Syria

-  Can you comment on the British media reports that UK Government has given the green light to RAF pilots participating in the operation against...

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Ambassador Yakovenko answers media questions on Syria

QUESTION: According to official statements the British Government intends to request Parliament's consent to extend anti-Isis air strikes to Syria. In...

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Ambassador Dr Yakovenko's remarks at the evening of memories for Ekaterina Genieva

Today we are here for a sad occasion – to remember Ekaterina Yurievna Genieva whose image is still in our eyes – she was here for the last...

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In times of official sulk, culture and people lead the way (Ambassador A.Yakovenko for RBTH, 22 September 2015)

The exhibition Cosmonauts: Birth of the Space Age was launched last week at the Science Museum in London to universal acclaim. It was a moving exper...

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Transcript of Ambasador Yakovenko's interview for Rossiya TV, 17 September 2015

It is difficult to overestimate the significance of Jeremy Corbyn being elected by an overwhelming, mostly young people's majority, the new leader of...

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Ambassador A.Yakovenko on reception at the Russian Embassy to mark the opening of the “Cosmonauts: Birth of the Space age” exhibition

Ladies and gentlemen,  Dear friends,  It’s a pleasure and honour for me to welcome you all at this reception to mark tomorrow’...

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Russian Embassy to "Financial Times" on Ukraine

FT Letters Editor Sir,   In your editorial (19 August) you shift all the blame for non-implementation of the Minsk-2 agreements onto Russia. Al...

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Russian Embassy comments for Russian media (ITAR-TASS Agency) on the state of Russo-British relationship (30 July, translated from Russian)

QUESTION: What would you say on the present state of our relationship with Britain? It looks like after the May parliamentary elections our countries...

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Comments of Minister-Counsellor of the Russian Embassy A.Kramarenko on some issues of WWII to the “Independent”

Comments of Minister-Counsellor of the Russian Embassy A.Kramarenko on some issues of WWII to the “Independent” Sir,May I join the debate...

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Regarding the comment made by the Home Office on issuing visas to the Russian Embassy staff

We have carefully examined the statement of the Home Office concerning the terms of issuing visas for Russian diplomats and other Embassy staff. In p...

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Russian Embassy comments on the “public inquiry” into the “Litvinenko case”

In 2014 judicial authorities of Great Britain suspended a Coroner’s inquest into the death of Alexander Litvinenko, wherein the Investigative Co...

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Reply by press-secretary of the Embassy of the Russian Federation to the UK to Russian media question on UK’s diminishing Russian diplomatic presence in Great Britain

Question: How do you assess the current bilateral relations between Russia and the UK on the visa track, have you advanced?Answer: The word “pro...

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