Russia’s Ambassador to the U.S. Anatoly Antonov.
NEW YORK, Dec 1 — an increase in the number of American tourists in Russia will benefit the two countries ‘ relations, said Russia’s Ambassador to the U.S. Anatoly Antonov, speaking on Friday at a Youth forum in new York.
“It is necessary that Russia was visited by the Americans. Remember how it was during the world Cup — came to us nearly 50 thousand American fans, who, speaking the language of youth, there was a “gap pattern” — said Antonov.
He added that “Russia stood before them a beautiful, hospitable and friendly country.”