As promised Ambassador Igor Khovaev of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Philippines is back to Dumaguete City and expressed to Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo and the members of the local media of his desire to bring Russian made movies for the appreciation of the local population.

Khovaev joined Mayor Remollo, students, city government employees and ordinary citizens as they screened “Salyut 7” in the session hall, Friday.

The Russian envoy, who first visited last July 2018, said that the movies offer the local audience a deeper understanding of his nation’s rich culture and tradition to the Filipino audience in the hope of building a solid friendship based on mutual trust.