Moscow and Vienna will declare next year the Cross Year of Literature and Theater of the two countries, TASS reports.
It is planned that Austrian and Russian Foreign Ministers Karin Kneissl and Sergey Lavrov will sign the relevant document. The document signing ceremony will take place during the working visit of Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen to Russia. It will begin on Wednesday, May 15th.
Russian leader will meet Head of Austria in Sochi. They will also take part in the meeting of Russian-Austrian Sochi Dialogue public forum.
As Russkiy Mir reported, almost a year ago, Heads of the two states established this forum, which will make it possible to intensify communication between diplomats, specialists in various fields and representatives of the civil society of Russia and Austria.