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Russian culture minister invites UNESCO head to cultural forum in St. Petersburg

The international cultural forum is scheduled for early November

PARIS, March 29. /TASS/. Russian Culture Minister Vladimir Medinsky invited UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay and other senior officials from this organization to take part in the international cultural forum that will be held in St. Petersburg in November, he told journalists during his working trip to the French capital.

"Today I invited UNESCO heads to the international cultural forum in St. Petersburg in early November, that traditionally gathers leaders in the sphere of culture from tens of countries," he said, answering a TASS question. "We hope that they will come to us this year.".