August 26, 2011
Russian Ambassador to present papers Monday

Nikolay D. Smimov, Non-Resident Ambassador of Russia to St. Vincent and the Grenadines, will be presenting his letters of credence to Sir Federick Ballantyne, Governor-General of St Vincent and the Grenadines, on Monday, August 28, 2011.{{more}}

Ambassador Smimov is scheduled to meet with various Government officials, including Dr. Douglas Slater, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Consumer Affairs.

Diplomatic relations were established with the Russian Federation on the September 17, 2002.

Both countries have since then enjoyed cordial relations.