The Consulate of Finland returned the crumpled passport to a Russian citizen instead of a Schengen visa

Federal News Agency | Stepan Yatsko A resident of St. Petersburg, Ivan received only a crumpled passport after trying to get a Schengen visa at the Finnish consulate. The Russian said that the submission of documents to the visa center took place on September 7. The reason for the trip to the country was the … Read more

Demonstrators set fire to French consulate in Burkina Faso Massive protests continue in Burkina Faso. After the removal of the current government, the military went to storm the French embassy. It became known that the head of the country’s transitional government, Lieutenant Colonel Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba, has fled and is hiding in a French military base. According to various sources, he is gathering … Read more

NYPD investigating incident with paint on Russian consulate building

Earlier it was reported that at night two unidentified people poured red paint over the historic building in which the Russian consulate is located. One sprayed the contents of the can onto the front of the building, while the other filmed what was happening on video. .

Stands with photos of Donbass children set up in front of the Estonian Consulate in Moscow

Anton Novoderezhkin/TASS An exhibition with portraits of the children of Donbass has opened at the entrance to the Estonian representation in Moscow. The stands also contain stories of minors. Photos are presented in black and white. They depict children who were born or caught the fighting in the Donetsk and Luhansk people’s republics. Stands with … Read more

Pushkov demanded to expel an employee of the Norwegian consulate from Russia

Norwegian consular officer Elisabeth Ellingsen, who has publicly declared her hatred of Russians, should be sent home, a senior Russian official said. “The answer should not be politically correct: she should be immediately expelled from Russia and, at a minimum, Oslo should be warned that any racist attack on Russian citizens will directly affect the … Read more

Senator Pushkov called for the expulsion of an employee of the Norwegian consulate from Russia

Member of the Federation Council Alexei Pushkov said that Elisabet Ellingsen, an employee of the Norwegian consulate in Murmansk, should be immediately expelled from the country for making Russophobic remarks. On July 30, he wrote about this in his Telegram channel. “Although the Norwegian Foreign Ministry politically dissociated itself from the words of her employee, … Read more

Oslo regrets story with consulate employee in Murmansk

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway has expressed deep regret in connection with the act of the employee of the Norwegian consulate in Murmansk on administrative issues, Elisabeth Ellingsen. Earlier, the diplomat made a scandal in one of the Russian hotels, swearing at the hotel workers, while stating that she “hates Russians.” The Norwegian … Read more

ATOR Navala is the most loyal foreign consulate to Russians

The Association of Tour Operators of Russia (ATOR) called the Italian Consulate the most loyal to the Russians diplomatic mission in visa matters. As reported on the agency’s website on Tuesday, July 19, tourists from Russia will need about three weeks to apply for a Schengen visa at the Italian consulate. At the same time, … Read more