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On the forth international Arctic circle Assembly 2016 in Iceland

The event gathered around 2000 participants from more than 45 countries. Among representatives of the Russian Federation at the event were D.Kobylkin, Governor of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District, L.Kononova and A.Otke, Members of the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, A.Vasiliev, Russian Ambassador to Iceland, artists from the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).

D.Kobylkin, Governor of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District was the main speaker of the plenary session ŤAn economic growth area in the Arctic: Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District, Russiať.

On the sidelines of the event O.R.Grimsson, chairman of the Arctic Circle and former president of Iceland held meeting with the representatives of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District of Russia.

The Russian Embassy hosted a reception on Russian participation in the Arctic circle Assembly 2016