Press-releases

WWII in Europe Started Long Before September 1, 1939

Amb. Darchiev article partly published in "Canadian Jewish News" and "Hill Times" in early September Nazis’ attack on Poland is generally accepted as the beginning of the Second World...

Amb. Darchiev article in "Diplomat" magazine

Greater Eurasian co-operation by Alexander Darchiev The modern world is facing fundamental geopolitical transformation. International free trade and the very notion of globalization are...

Address by H.E. Ambassador Alexander Darchiev at the Reception on the Occasion of the Russia National Day (June 14, 2019)

Dear guests, your Excellencies Ambassadors, ladies and gentlemen, Russian and Canadian friends, As we celebrate Russia National Day, our beloved Motherland with its many centuries-old...

Address by H.E. Ambassador Alexander Darchiev at the Reception Honouring Victory Day over Nazism (May 9, 2019)

Your Excellences Ambassadors, distinguished veterans, dear guests, comrades, Tonight we celebrate the most sacred and beloved by my compatriots,as well as many, many people all across the...

H.E. Ambassador Alexander Darchiev Address at the Reception Honouring Hockey Teams “Red Machine” and “Commandos” (March 15, 2019)

Ladies and gentlemen, dear friends, comrades, I am still under strong impression from yet another thrilling, uncompromising game in our endless row of friendly battles on ice between the...

H.E. Ambassador Alexander Darchiev Address at the Embassy Reception Honouring Defenders’ of the Motherland Day (February 21, 2019)

Your Excellences Ambassadors, officers and diplomats, dear veterans, ladies and gentlemen, comrades, Celebrating Defenders’ of the Motherland Day which is the national holiday in Russia...

H.E. Ambassador Alexander Darchiev’s remarks at the Diplomats’ Day reception on February 11, 2019

Your excellencies, ladies and gentlemen, colleagues and friends, comrades, Tonight’s reception celebrates professional holiday honouring hard work of us, diplomats, and such important venue...