08 february / 2019

On celebrating the Russian Diplomatic Service Day

On February 8, 2019 on the occasion of the Russian Diplomatic Service Day a reception was held at the Embassy. Among the guests were the Minister of Education, Science and Culture L.D.Alfredsdottir, the former President of Iceland and the Chairman of the Arctic Circle O.R.Grimsson, representatives of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Iceland and diplomatic corps, Russian community activists. Ambassador to Iceland Anton Vasiliev congratulated diplomats on their professional holiday, told about origins and history of its establishment and thanked the Icelandic party for creating comfortable conditions for the Embassy´s work.