Address by H.E.Mr.Gleb A.Ivashentsov,
Ambassador of the
at the Russian-Korean Cultural Evening
Ladies and Gentlemen,
I am glad to welcome you at the National Theatre of Korea.
This is a very special evening. Thanks to Korea-Russia Exchange Association and other enthusiasts of the cultural ties between our two countries we shall enjoy a joint concert by Russian and Korean actors, musicians, dancers and singers. I think it is fair to say that here we see a practical example of Russian-Korean partnership. A partnership comprehensive and trustful, which has become a characteristic feature of the relationship between our two countries.
on land and cooperation at sea has been now added by cooperation in space. In
April the first Korean cosmonaut Yi Soe-young trained in the
and history our two peoples are predestined to jointly settle many common
issues to promote mutual understanding and cooperation in
It is a pity
that certain forces are trying today to hold back the world progress in that
direction by reviving the instincts and prejudices of the “Cold War” times. As
for us in
We are glad
that our general vision of the international affairs is shared by our partners
confident that the official visit of President Lee Myong Bak of the
I wish you a pleasant evening!