As it became known to Kommersant, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will soon hold a meeting with the heads of the offices of foreign media accredited in Russia. The event will be held in this format for the first time. Previously, foreign journalists were invited either to press conferences or to gala receptions.
It is expected that about 30 people will take part in the event (the list of accredited chief correspondents is available on the website of the Russian Foreign Ministry. It will be held live in the background format, which implies a confidential conversation.
The traditional press conference of the Russian Foreign Minister was held in January in an online format. During a conversation with reporters, Sergei Lavrov said that “in a mild form” he had had a coronavirus and had formed antibodies.
About how Sergei Lavrov summed up the results of 2020 – in the publication of “Kommersant” “You need to think about the image, but we are not young ladies who go to the ball.”