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Included in its mandate are the countries of Armenia and Uzbekistan. It also provides visa services to residents of Belarus , Kazakhstan , Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. As of June , to service such a vast area, the mission was staffed with 30 Canadian diplomats who were supported by 70 locally engaged personnel, based in the chancery and three other buildings, and a fleet of 8 vehicles. A consulate general in St. Petersburg was closed in March John's , NL.
To the south it looks out on Strathcona Park while to the east it looks out on the Rideau River. Russia also maintains consulates in Toronto and Montreal. The site was originally given to the Soviet Union in and was contained in a large manor that had formerly belonged to J. Fred Booth, son of lumber baron J. The building was expropriated by the government during the Second World War for use by the Royal Canadian Navy , but was instead handed over to the Soviets to house their growing legation. It was in this building that Igor Gouzenko worked and from where he removed documents before defecting in On January 1, a fire broke out on the third floor of the embassy.
Skip to main content Skip to primary navigation. Breadcrumb Home. Embassy of Canada to Russia Canada plans to expand its biometrics requirement to all nationals from Europe, Middle East and Africa as of July 31, Remind visiting friends and family to apply early for their visa or eTA.