Organization of a reception on behalf of the Ambassador of the European Union to Russia in honor of Europe Day
On May 27, a reception was held on the occasion of the celebration of Europe Day, a holiday of peace and the unity of European peoples. The reception gathered ambassadors and diplomats, journalists and partners of the EU Delegation to Russia.
Among the guests were Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Alexander Grushko, Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on Foreign Affairs Andrei Klimov, Special Representative of the President of the Russian Federation for International Cultural Cooperation, Ambassador on Special Assignments Mikhail Shvydkoy, President of the Skolkovo Foundation, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the group of companies Renova Victor Vekselberg.
The embassies of the EU member states organized a European gastronomic fair and treated guests to European delicacies. Guests could also leave their wishes for a united Europe on a special board.