January 1, 2023, 21:19 – Public News Service – OSN

Speaker of the Federation Council Russian Federation Valentina Matvienko shared information that Brazilian the leader gave confirmation of the information that the state would like to give a new start to interaction with the Russian Federation in various planes.

Matvienko turned out to be the representative of the Russian side in the framework of the inaugural process of Inacio Lula da Silva.

“The newly elected president confirmed his readiness and interest in how to restart Russian-Brazilian relations,” RIA Novosti quotes the text of her statement.

She noted that in the framework of the dialogue with the president, the topic of increasing the volume of trade transactions and mutual deepening in the scientific and technical spheres was touched upon.

Recall that the Brazilian government announced an official three-day mourning in connection with the death of Edson Arantes do Nascimento, Pele. Information about this is posted on the website of the government of the country.

In honor of the legend of world football, the statue of Christ the Redeemer was illuminated. In addition, Wembley Stadium in London was illuminated in characteristic national colors. More about it read in material Public News Service.