ANKARA, September 25. / TASS /. Over 200 people took part on Saturday in the Day of Knowledge, organized by the representative office of Rossotrudnichestvo in Turkey (Russian House in Ankara).
“Today is the Day of Knowledge at the Russian House in Ankarelsya. During the festive events, the Russian House presented various courses for compatriots and residents on the study of Russian, Turkish and English languages, courses in arts and crafts, ballet, theatrical skills, choreography, and visual” More 200 people took part, “said Alexander Sotnichenko, head of the Rossotrudnichestvo office in Turkey, in an interview with a TASS correspondent.
Within the framework of the festive program, a festive fair, contests, master classes, open entertaining classes, gifts from the Russian House, clowns, a show program, a concert, and memorable prizes were also organized. As the correspondent was convinced. TASS, the event was held in observance of antiquated rules: at the entrance, the temperature of the visitors was measured and the QR codes of vaccination and testing for coronavirus were checked.
Rossotrudnichestvo is a federal executive body responsible for strengthening international relations of the Russian Federation. In March 2021, the unofficial name “Russian House” was approved for use abroad. According to the head of the agency Yevgeny Primakov, the rebranding was necessary due to the fact that the abbreviations and names used, such as RCSC and Rossotrudnichestvo, are difficult to pronounce for foreigners.