Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Leaders of 26 Nations to Take Part in Victory Day Celebrations
30.03.2015 23:24
Leaders of 26 Nations to Take Part in Victory Day Celebrations
http://politeka.net/15320-svoe-uchastie-v-meropriyatiyah-9-maya-v-moskve-podtverdili-lidery-26-gosudarstv/

The top politicians from 26 countries as well as representatives of UNESCO and the Council of Europe have already expressed their intentions to visit Moscow on May 9 in order to participate in Victory Day celebrations.

      The list of top guests currently includes the leaders of China, Cuba, the Czech Republic, Greece, Slovakia and Cyprus, according to Sergey Lavrov, Russia's Foreign Minister. Lavrov also stressed that some of the European leaders accepted Russia’s invitation despite of recent contradictionss between Russia and EU as well as two-sided sanctions.

      However, several European leaders including Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel, UK Prime Minister David Cameron and European Council President Donald Tusk declined Moscow's invitation to the event because of Russia's assumed involvement in the crisis in Ukraine.

      On May 9, Moscow is expected to become the center of the grandiose celebrations to mark the 70th anniversary of Nazi Germany's defeat in the Second World War.


Sources: http://ria.ru http://www.gazeta.ru 

Author: Julia Alieva

Tags: May 9 Moscow Victory Day Russia international  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Siluanov Gave Comments On G20 Financial Issues
05.09.2016
Russia Took Part In Hannover Messe
30.04.2017
Iran Delegation Visited Moscow Chamber
30.08.2016
20 Culture Ministers Will Participate in St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum
30.11.2016
Russia And South Africa Will Cancel Visas
30.03.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Russian oligarchs  Cyprus  Domodedovo  Project "Night in Metro"  Russian Literature  Russian Cinema  Pussy Riot  Volgograd  obituary  Russian oil companies  Russian Animation  Heroism   Boris Grebenshchikov  Russian banking sector  Russian history  Exhibitions in Moscow  Vandalism  Japan  Show Business  Elmira Abrazakova  Russian Arts and Crafts  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Fairs in Moscow  Peterhof  Archeology  Visual Arts  Anna Ostroumova-Lebedeva  Russian painters  Glassware  Russian tourism  Russian Winter  Bank  Taisiya Osipova  Moscow  Bookshops in Moscow  Russian business  Painting  virtual office spaces in Russia  anti-smoking law  Russian defense  ecological tourism  Andrei Bitov  Vases  the Crimea  Gennady Zyuganov  Andrei Roiter  Life Saving  Russian gymnasts  Kazansky railway station   Gazprom Neft 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites