20 February

Russian Embassy in Singapore hosted a Reception on the Occasion of the Fatherland Defender’s Day

On February 20, 2019 Russian Ambassador to Singapore Andrey Tatarinov and Russian Military Attaché CAPT (N) Victor Shkulepa hosted a Reception on the occasion of the Fatherland Defender’s Day. In his welcoming address, Victor Shkulepa reaffirmed Russia’s commitment to strengthening cooperation with Singapore and all ASEAN countries in the areas of security and defence as well as in the framework of the maritime exercises in the region. The reception was attended by the heads of local diplomatic missions, military attaches, representatives of the Ministry of Defence and the Armed Forces of the Republic of Singapore. The guests enjoyed traditional Russian food and a live performance of popular Russian songs.