Russian Embassy's answer to Vibe Media Australia's question regarding the statement by the Australian Government

The statement Attribution of cyber incident to Russia dated 15 April is one more example of the Australian Government levelling baseless anti-Russian accusations with no other reason than to...

Russian Embassy's comment on new anti-Russian sanctions imposed by Australia

Once again, Australia has got into line with the countries applying illegal sanctions against Russian individuals and entities in connection with the reunification of Crimea with Russia. It is a...

Russian Ambassador Alexey Pavlovsky visits Brisbane

On March 18-21, H.E. Dr Alexey Pavlovsky, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Australia, took part in Australian Leadership Retreat held in Brisbane, Queensland. The event brought together...

Comment by Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova in connection with the latest anti-Russia remarks from Washington

The current US administration never ceases to surprise us with its absurd public statements. It’s not just about the unseemly attacks against Russia’s top officials, but also the absurd...

Russian Embassy's comment on Four Corners’ production Putin's Patriots

It is extremely unusual for the Australian media to feature someone who dissents against the mainstream view on Russia and dares to state it openly. Positive opinion on the Russian Government’s...

Russian Ambassador to Australia Dr. A.Pavlovsky’s comment on the occasion of the Diplomats’ Day

On 10 February the Diplomats’ Day is celebrated - both in Russia and in 253 its diplomatic and consular posts abroad. This professional holiday was established in 2002 by Decree of the President...

Russian state-funded program of higher education for 2021-2022 studying year

The online-platform «Education in Russia» has started to accept applications from foreign citizens for free education at Russian universities within the quota approved by the Government of the...

Press release on the future of New START

When it comes to arms control, the previous US administration worked consistently and systematically to destroy the agreements which prevented Washington from arbitrarily building up, projecting...

Russian Foreign Ministry report on Ukraine’s human rights record

The Russian Foreign Ministry has compiled its regular report on Ukraine’s human rights record . This report is a further effort by the Ministry to draw attention of the international...

Reception on the occasion of the 200th anniversary of Antarctica discovery

On November 30, the Russian Embassy and the Anare Club co-hosted a reception commemorating the 200th Anniversary of Antarctica discovery by Russian navigators Faddei Bellingshausen and Mikhail...

Russian Ambassador Alexey Pavlovsky took part in the Remembrance Day National Ceremony

On November 11 H.E. Dr Alexey Pavlovsky, Ambassador of the Russian Federation, laid a wreath beside the Pool of Reflection in the Commemorative Area of the Australian War Memorial in observance...

Special Olympics World Winter Games Kazan 2022

Russia will for the first time host the Special Olympics World Winter Games in 2022. It is one of the world’s most prestigious sports events, focused on advancing a truly inclusive environment...

Shared Victory Exhibition at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra

In the lead-up to the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War, a temporary exhibition about the Soviet Union’s role in the defeat of Nazi Germany has gone on display at the Australian...

Requirements and guidelines for passengers arriving to Russia on international flights

According to the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation №635-Р of March 16, 2020 for the purpose of ensuring state security, protecting public health and non-proliferation of a new...

Russian Embassy Press Attaché's comment to Vibe Media Australia

Question: Australia recently joined other members of the Five Eyes alliance in accusing Russia of cyber attacks aimed at stealing research information on COVID-19 vaccine. Could the Embassy...

The Human Rights Situation in Ukraine

The human rights situation in Ukraine continues to degrade. The Kyiv authorities adopt legislative acts contrary to the rules of national law and international obligations. Human rights activists...