12 December / 2017

On the reception due to the Constitution day of the Russian Federation

On the 12th December a reception was organized by the Embassy of the Russian Federation for Russian compatriots resident in Mauritius and Mauritian graduates from the Soviet and Russian Universities.

Ambassador of the Russian Federation H.E. Mr. K. Klimovskiy made a speech about the history of the holiday, outlining the central role of the Constitution in establishing the supremacy of human and citizen rights and liberties.

In his speech he appealed to citizens to take active part in the Russian presidential elections that will be held in March 2018 and spoke about the events that will be organized by the Embassy next year due to the 50th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between Russia and Mauritius.

The reception was held in a friendly, positive manner. All participants expressed their suggestions to interact more tightly with the Russian mission in order to take part in the active development of the bilateral relations between Russia and Mauritius that are based on principals of friendship and collaboration.