Ambassador Tarja Fernandez speaks at the International Women's Day on 08 March 2016. Photo Credit: Embassy of Finland, Kenya The 3rd Devolution Conference that took place in Meru, Kenya between 19 and 21st April was an opportunity to...Show More Summary
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The Russian Government's use of the internet to spread disinformation, particularly in Germany, is prompting calls for a direct and visible response. Why was a Q&A with the US Embassy in Beijing on 'discovering America' scrubbed from...Show More Summary
On September 21, 1976, a car driving around Sheridan Circle — in the heart of Washington, D.C.'s Embassy Row — exploded. The car was being driven by Orlando Letelier, an outspoken opponent of Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet. Show More Summary
“It’s punch, from Jamaica,” a woman says as she hands the delectable rum drink to the man standing next to her. But her offering isn’t as peregrine as it sounds, at least not in this setting. The punch isn’t exactly from the Caribbean island– technically it’s from the spread two tables down. At last night’s Embassy […]
The decision by Listowel Writers’ Week Festival, an internationally acclaimed literary festival in the Irish heritage town of Listowel County Kerry, to refuse funding from the Israeli Embassy in Ireland has been welcomed by artists,Show More Summary
The Russian embassy in Portugal has not received any notifications on the arrest of a Russian citizen in Rome on espionage charges from the Italian and Portuguese authorities, an embassy's press attache said Wednesday.
When Kenichiro Sasae returns to Hiroshima this week for President Obama’s historic visit, it will be a homecoming of sorts for Japan’s ambassador to the United States. Sasae, who has served at the embassy in Washington since 2012, spent three years in Hiroshima during high school in the late 1960s. During his last year, he […]
According to the Russian Embassy to the US high-ranking diplomat Grigory Zasypkin, Russian trade with the EU may be influenced by the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).
US-Russian collaboration in the Arctic is concentrated on the environment, science and the indigenous peoples issues, Deputy Head of the Economic Section of the Russian Embassy to the United States Grigory Zasypkin told Sputnik.
The US-Russian Bilateral Presidential Commission as well as all work by its working groups remains frozen, Deputy Head of Economic Section of the Russian Embassy to the United States Grigory Zasypkin told Sputnik.
According to the Russian Embassy to the US high-ranking diplomat Grigory Zasypkin, russian economy will not be affected by the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) free trade agreement.
US companies in Russia are looking to increase production despite Western sanctions imposed on Moscow, Deputy Head of Economic Section of the Russian Embassy to the United States Grigory Zasypkin told Sputnik.
The Russian Embassy in Italy is not commenting on media reports alleging that a Russian citizen was arrested in Rome on suspicions of spying, an employee of the embassy said Tuesday.
"During [Obama's] time in Hanoi, we are under tight security. All the activists and writers are monitored"
The political instability in Brazil will not impact either the preparation for the upcoming Olympic Games or the event itself, Head of Trade and Investment Office at the Embassy of Brazil in the United States told Sputnik.
Brazil’s collaboration with BRICS will remain the same despite the political instability in the country, Head of Trade and Investment Office at the Embassy of Brazil in the United States told Sputnik.
A very fine Safavid tinned copper bowl which had been looted from the National Museum of Afghanistan in Kabul was presented to the Embassy of Afghanistan in London for return to Kabul. The bowl, dating to the early 17th century, was lost during the civil war in Afghanistan in the 1990s. Show More Summary
Huntington Witherill has had a slew of notable photographic mentors, including Ansel Adams, Wynn Bullock, Steve Crouch and Al Weber. His work is in a permanent collection at the U.S. State Department and several embassies around theShow More Summary
The Cycling Embassy of Great Britain gives us the answers to every question about cycling