At EXPO 2017 in Astana started the Russian pavilion

© RIA Novosti / Press service of the President to Opperate in photobacteria of the international specialized exhibition Astana EXPO 2017At EXPO 2017 in Astana started the Russian pavilion© RIA Novosti / Press service of the President to Opperate the image Bank

The opening ceremony of the Russian pavilion dedicated to the Arctic theme, took place on Saturday at the international specialized exhibition EXPO-2017, which started in the capital of Kazakhstan, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.

In the opening ceremony participated the Ambassador of Russia to Kazakhstan Mikhail Bocharnikov, the Commissioner of the Russian section of the exhibition, Deputy Minister of industry and trade of the Russian Federation Georgy Kalamanov and the Secretary-General of the exhibition and President of Rosatom Alexey Likhachev.

The pavilion of Russia dedicated to the Arctic theme, so the ceremonial ribbon at the opening not cut, but broken — she was frozen with liquid nitrogen.

«I’m sure our Russian pavilion for their contribution to the performance of the future will be on the first place», — said the Ambassador of the Russian Federation at the opening ceremony.

In the Russian pavilion you can see a real iceberg.

EXPO — the largest international exhibition of the latest scientific and technical achievements, which has been held since 1851 and each time devoted to a single topic. The EXPO will be held in Astana from 10 June to 10 September. The organizers promise to showcase the best developments in the field of «green energy». The exhibition will feature an electric racing car, airplane solar powered, robotic painters and a «unique source of energy» — wine.