On September 25, 2018 H.E. Mr. Kirill Barsky, Ambassador of Russia to Thailand had a meeting with H.E. Mr. Vira Rojpojchanarat, Minister of Culture of Thailand.
During the meeting both sides expressed satisfaction with the growing cultural exchanges between Russia and Thailand. Celebration of the 120th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between the two countries, which included cultural events unprecedented by number, variety and scale, gave a strong impetus to the bilateral cultural cooperation.
The Russian Ambassador handed over to the Minister presents for the members of the «Wild Boars» youth football team, received from Moscow and prepared by Russians living in Thailand. This summer the «Wild Boars» team was in the center of dramatic events in the North of Thailand when the boys were trapped in the flooded cave in the dark with no food and water for 18 days and later rescued.
H.E. Mr. Vira Rojpojchanarat thanked the Government and people of Russia for caring about young Thai sportsmen and assured that the presents would be sent to them at soonest.