Russia Day Marked

On the occasion of Russia Day, the national holiday of the Russian Federation, the Embassy hosted a formal reception that was attended by Serbian President Tomislav Nikolić, Prime Minister-designate Aleksandar Vučić, Serbian Orthodox Church Patriarch Irinej, numerous ministers in the caretaker government and members of the diplomatic corps, political party leaders and numerous MPs, public figures and others

Russia Day Marked 2016

The official reception marked the 25th anniversary of the formation of the modern Russia state and 1,154 years of the existence of the Russian nation.

H.E. Russian Ambassador Alexander Chepurin said that Serbia is an important and reliable strategic partner of Russia in the Balkans and throughout Europe as a whole.

“We highly value the sincere sentiment of the Serbian leadership and the Serbian people for further improving cooperation with Russia in all directions,” said Ambassador Chepurin.