70 years of diplomatic relataions
On October 4th 2013 we celebrate the anniversary of 70 years of diplomatic relations between Iceland and Russia. On this occasion an exchange of letters took place in Moscow and Reykjavik, the letters were between the Foreign Ministers of Russia and Iceland. In his letter Minister Lavrov commented on the mutual respect, trust and partnership between the two countries. Minister Sveinsson remarked on the constructive dialogue and cooperation in bilateral relations and in multilateral organizations. On this day the Embassy also invited representatives of the newest and fastest growing area of relations between our countries, tourism, for consultations at the Embassy regarding visa issues, tourism promotion, upcoming tourism events and the tourism company’s winter schedules.