Cookie Policy

The owner of the website is the Federal State Unitary Enterprise “Information Telegraph Agency of Russia (ITAR-TASS)” (location: 10-12 Tverskoy Blvd., Moscow, 125993, Russia, PSRN: 1037700049606, TIN 7703082786, CRR 770301001) (hereinafter «the Organizer»).

The use of the website means the user's full and unconditional consent to this Policy and the conditions for processing personal data specified therein.

Should the user not agree with these terms, the user must refrain from using the sites.


What are cookies?

Cookies are small pieces of data that are stored in the browser of a computer, mobile phone or other device after the user visits the sites:

What cookies do we use?

Technical cookies - the use of these files cannot be prohibited while visiting, as they are necessary for the proper operation and provision of full functionality of the sites;

Analytical cookies - the Organizer uses web analytics tools for the purpose of general analysis of the use of the site and obtaining initial data to improve the offers.


Why do we use cookies?

Cookies are used by the Organizer for the following purposes:

  • authentication of Participants and users of the Site;

  • as an element of security measures used to protect user accounts, including preventing fraudulent use of login credentials, as well as to protect the Site and the Organizer's services as a whole;

  • as well as for data analytics purposes.

How can I allow or prohibit the use of cookies?

If the user does not want cookies to be stored on his device, then you can disable this option in the browser settings. Saved cookies can also be deleted at any time in the system settings of the browser. The user can change the browser settings to accept or reject by default all cookies or cookies from the Organizer's website.

You can find up-to-date information about blocking and deleting cookies on the following resources:

Please note that by disabling cookies, the user will not be able to use some of the functions and tools of the site.

Which web-analytic services do we use?

The Organizer uses the services Yandex.Metrica, Google Analytics and Adobe Analytics, which allow us to analyze the activity of website visitors and improve its performance. These services receive anonymous data and neither collect information about the identity of the website visitor nor ascertain his identity.

The information received can be used by the Organizer, along with third-parties that are partners of the Organizer, to improve the performance of the website and its sections.

To understand how the analytics services listed above use cookies, check out their privacy policy (use the links below).


How can you contact us?

If you have any questions please contact us via

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Necessary cookies
Necessary cookies enable core functionality such as security, network management and accessibility. You may disable these by changing your browser settings, but this may affect how the website functions.

We'd like to set analytics cookies to help us to improve our website by collecting and reporting information on how you use it. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone.