PRESS RELEASES

H.E. Ambassador Alexander Darchiev Remarks at the Reception Honoring Defenders’ of the Motherland Day (February 21, 2020)

Your Excellences, officers and diplomats, dear veterans, ladies and gentlemen, comrades, I am very pleased to greet you all on the occasion of the Defenders’ of the Motherland Day observed...

H.E. Ambassador Alexander Darchiev Remarks at the Reception on the Occasion of the Russian Diplomat’s Day (Ottawa, February 12, 2020)

Your Excellencies, ladies and gentlemen, friends and comrades, It’s a great honour and pleasure to welcome you all at the Embassy to jointly celebrate a very happy and special Diplomat’s Day,...

H.E. Ambassador Alexander Darchiev Address at the Memorial Concert Commemorating 75th Anniversary of Liberation of the Auschwitz Concentration Camp (Ottawa, January 30, 2020)

Ladies and gentlemen, members of the diplomatic corps, dear veterans, our Canadian friends, comrades, Tonight we are commemorating the 75 th  anniversary of the liberation by the Red...

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...

LATEST NEWS

Temporary restriction of entry of foreign citizens and stateless persons to the Russian Federation

To ensure national security, protect the health of the population and curb the spread of the coronavirus infection in line with Russian law and the provisions of the applicable international...

IMPORTANT MESSAGE TO VISITORS OF CONSULAR DIVISION

Starting from March 17, 2020 the Consular Division of the Embassy of the Russian Federation to Canada is temporarily closed for visitors due to the worsening of sanitary-epidemic situation caused...

International Women's Day.

Embassy of the Russian Federation and its Consular Division will be closed on March 9, 2019 due to International Women's Day celebrations.

Defender of the Fatherland Day

The Russian Embassy and its Consular Division will be closed on February 24, 2020 due to Defender of the Fatherland Day celebrations.

New Year and Orthodox Christmas holidays

The Embassy of the Russian Federation in Canada and its Consular section will be closed from January 1 till January 8, 2020.

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