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Ambassador Anton V.Vasiliev took part in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of PQ-17 Arctic convoy, set out from Iceland to Arkhangelsk

Russian Ambassador Anton V.Vasiliev together with the ambassadors of the Allies of World War II states and Foreign Minister of Iceland G.T.Tordarson took part in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of PQ-17 Arctic convoy, that left Hvalfjord in Iceland on 27 June 1942 for Arkhangelsk.

On this occasion Ambassador Anton Vasiliev gave interview to Icelandic media and stressed the importance of dialog between Russia and the West, that demonstrates the historical unity of the Allies in fighting Nazism.