Russian ambassador meets the Dumaguete Press

Amb. Khovaev

As promised Ambassador Igor Khovaev of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Philippines is back to Dumaguete City to update Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo on the possible match with a Russian city for the signing sisterhood with the City of Gentle People.

Khovaev arrived in Dumaguete City on Friday and met with the local officials led by Mayor Remollo and joined a big crowd as they screened popular movies made in Russia namely “The Duelist” and “Salyut-7” at the Dumaguete Press Club grounds in the Rizal Boulevard.

The Russian envoy, who first visited last July 2018, offered the films to be shown for free in public in order to further promote a deeper understanding of his nation’s rich culture to the Filipino audience.