Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation (RF) to the European Union.
Graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) of the USSR Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA).
Worked at the USSR and Russian embassies in Greece and Cyprus.
Occupied senior positions in various departments of the RF MFA: Russian Special Representative for Cyprus and the Balkans; Director of the European Cooperation Department; Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Since 2005, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the European Union.
Recipient of state awards.
In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements 33 (31%) U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity 30 (28%) U.S. wants to dissolve Russia 24 (22%) U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China 21 (19%)